Greater Manchester’s ambition to become a top worldwide digital city region has taken a major step forward with the rollout of free wifi to trams, over 200 buildings and improved on-street coverage.
One of the UK’s biggest and most anticipated outdoor events will return to Manchester for a sixth year – with this year’s theme now announced as ‘Game On’!
The doors of Central Library will be thrown open for a special Sunday event, exactly one year on from its grand reopening after refurbishment.
Manchester City Council and event organisers announce that the Parklife Weekender 2015 will take place in Heaton Park on June 6 and 7.
Manchester’s flagship summer event will return on Sunday 14 June and you can be part of the action.
Known as the original, biggest and best Christmas Markets in the UK, Manchester Christmas Markets have now been voted as one of the best in Europe by the European Best Destinations organisation.
On Saturday 10 October 2015 England take on Uruguay in the Rugby World Cup 2015 at Manchester City Stadium in a match set to be worth £45m to the local economy
Internationally acclaimed band Everything Everything take over Central Library as they present Chaos To Order - a week of events designed to test the limits of what a 21st century library can be.
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!
This year’s Manchester Day is more than a parade with family fun and entertainment across the city centre – and this year the event sponsors are getting in on the act.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.