Manchester now offers the second largest wifi network in the country, as the latest phase of its planned extension nears completion.
Visitors to Heaton Park can now enjoy cooked meals made from locally produced food.
After a tense final, nine year old Josephine Olaniyi beat off the competition to take the “Parallel Blackjack” title at an art workshop with international contemporary artist, Ryan Gander.
Tens of thousands of people lined the streets to celebrate the fifth Manchester Day and its theme – GOING GLOBAL!
One of the city's biggest and best music weekends the Parklife Weekender will be held at Heaton Park on 7 & 8 June.
The incredible floats, artworks and costumes are vital in creating the magic of Manchester Day and have made the parade one of the North West’s most anticipated outdoor art events.
Less than a fortnight to go until the city centre becomes the region’s largest stage for one of the North West’s most anticipated outdoor events.
The spirit of the Emerald Isle will turn the city centre a distinct shade of green this week for the annual Irish Festival and parade.
Manchester youngsters are set to learn more about the desperate journeys faced by Jewish families as they fled homes - and countries - to escape the Holocaust during World War II.
The beautiful grade two listed Town Hall and the fountain in Piccadilly Gardens will be illuminated for the first time, changing how the city centre is seen at night through the inventive use of light
Manchester’s festive season has begun in earnest as the city’s famous Santa returns from his well-earned rest and begins tweeting throughout the build-up to Christmas.
An evaluation of Manchester International Festival 2013 has shown that the fourth festival was the most successful yet.
Local rugby heroes and Manchester schoolchildren came together today this week to mark the start of the two year countdown to the Rugby World Cup 2015 in Philips Park, East Manchester.
Tens of thousands of people watched this year's Manchester Day Parade – and now, Councillor Pat Karney is appealing to a global audience for an event to incorporate every Manchester across the world.
The Manchester Day Photography competition will separate the David Baileys from the snappy sids, finding the photos that best capture the Parade.
Preparations for the much anticipated Manchester Day Parade have already begun and there is only a week left to submit an application to be involved, with this year’s theme Wish You Were Here!
Civic dignitaries, servicemen and women, service and ex-service organisations, faith leaders and uniformed organisations, will take part in Manchester’s Remembrance Day service on Sunday 11 November.
Wythenshawe Hall is set to re-open to the public on Saturday and Sunday (27-28 October) for its first weekend staffed by volunteers.
As the clock is put back, the clock tower tours come back!
Residents are being invited to enjoy a safe and enjoyable bonfire night after the record success of last year’s events.
The Labour Party will return to Manchester later this month for its Annual Conference, an event which is expected to generate £23.9m for the local economy.
Manchester people are being urged to use Manchester Pride to send a message of solidarity to gay people in our sister city of St Petersburg.
The largest celebration of South Asian arts and culture in the north of England returns to Manchester this weekend.
Free family-friendly interactive event will run daily 11am-7pm from Thursday 16 to Sunday 19 August at Albert Square in Manchester.
MTV UK – part of Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) UK & Ireland – has revealed that it will be staging ‘MTV Crashes Manchester’, a live music event, in collaboration with the city council.
Would-be triathletes can have a go at this gruelling endurance sport - in the comfort of Exchange Square's popular Olympics Live Site.
The little known history of one of Manchester’s most diverse and fascinating areas will be uncovered this weekend in a new heritage walk.
Tens of thousands of people lined the streets to celebrate all things Manchester for the third Manchester Day Parade and its theme – The Sky’s the Limit: A celebration of heroic achievements.
As the Queen's Diamond Jubilee weekend approaches, Manchester is gearing up for the celebrations.
Young people from two schools in Manchester are creating a timeline of local women who inspire them to celebrate International Women's Day.