Less than a week left to get your fill of this year’s magical Christmas Markets.
A Christmas miracle of Giant Santa proportions has come true as Manchester takes a coveted spot in the top fifteen festive markets across the continent.
The award-winning Christmas Markets are having a bumper year as locals and visitors flock to the annual attraction.
Manchester’s world-famous Christmas Market have been nominated as one of the best festive attractions across the continent – and you can vote to take it to the top.
Why Manchester bee Christmas card has hallmark of success…and city Santa goes flat out for festive film
Bee Christmas cards to hit shelves soon with message of peace and health for 2018 with cash from sales going to the Big Change campaign.
Manchester’s Christmas animation gives John Lewis a run for its money as the heart-warming Christmas video of the year
The festive film has racked up more than a million views since going live only four days ago.
Futuristic tech will give the Christmas Markets a digital upgrade as a new augmented reality app is revealed for the first time at the festive attraction.
Thousands of people flocked to Manchester city centre for the annual Christmas Lights Switch-On, marking the start of the festive season in the UK's Christmas capital.
Manchester biggest festive red resident has arrived in Albert Square to take his seat in front of town hall – and this year he’s celebrating his 10th birthday!
Household name Pixie Lott will now perform at this year’s Christmas Lights switch-on event in an exciting addition to this year’s star-studded line up.
Cathedral Gardens will be given a festive make-over this Christmas as the historic square is transformed with ice rink and traditional fun fair.
The UK’s original Christmas Market is set to return, bringing with it six weeks of festive feasting as it transforms Manchester City Centre for another season for all the family.
International DJ SIGALA will be joined by a dazzling set of performers, singers and dancers for the annual outdoor party that will officially open the festive season in Manchester.
Motorists are reminded that Oxford Road's bus gates will be fully operational from Monday 4 September.
This year’s Manchester Day photo competition attracted a fantastic response - but a winner has been found from among the hundreds of dazzling submissions.
The St Peter’s Square water feature has been turned on for the first time, marking the final piece of the major transformation of the Square.
Tens of thousands of people lined the streets today (Sunday, 18 June) to experience the city-wide celebration of Manchester with this year’s theme – ABRACADABRA!
This year’s Manchester Day mascot can now be revealed as Manchester Day draws closer.
Make sure you have a magical Manchester Day experience by being part of the show and take advantage of the volunteer opportunities on offer.
Manchester Day will pay tribute to those who lost their lives in the arena, their families, and those who were injured, when it returns on Sunday 18 June.
Anyone directly affected by the terrorist attack at Manchester Arena on 22 May who has not already accessed support is being encouraged to do so.
Manchester Day is just round the corner as the workshop creating this year’s incredible artworks opens its doors.
The fencing has come down in Piccadilly Gardens marking the end of the major programme and a new beginning for the public space as summer approaches.
A new public space protection order (PSPO) will come into force on Monday 24 April 2017 on a section of canal in Manchester city centre.
A research project in Manchester is examining whether ultrasound technology can be used to make sure that full litter bins are emptied at the right time.
The Bishop of Manchester, David Walker, has led a ceremony to bless the historic St Peter’s Square cross, as the square’s transformation celebrates its final phase.
The city-wide celebration of Manchester is back this coming June ready to transform the city centre with a theme that is all about magic…
The world-famous Manchester Christmas Markets have taken a coveted spot on the list of best festive markets in Europe – the only UK city to make the list.
A new Christmas Markets initiative is set to take the weight of people’s feet – and minds – if age or any physical condition means that walking around the markets is difficult.
Fencing will go up around part of Piccadilly Gardens from today as a substantial programme of repair begins to bring the water feature back on line.
The Herculean efforts and record medal haul of Team GB will be celebrated in style with a parade through the streets of Manchester and an event in London.
The city-wide celebration of Manchester is back this coming June ready to transform the city centre with a theme revelling in a history of science, innovation and discovery – and this is your chance to be involved.
A street trader caught operating illegally in the city centre has been ordered to pay £495 and forfeit his goods that were seized by council officers.
Six weeks of trading later and the award-winning Christmas Markets are set to close for another year… but before the traders head home there’s still time for a Gluhwein, and perhaps a bargain or two.
Manchester’s world-famous Christmas Markets return this week and an army of staff and volunteers representing a range of organisations will be on-hand to help visitors find their way.
Nearly 2,900 people who have been caught dropping litter in Manchester city centre have been issued with on the spot fines a year on from the start of a major crackdown.
This week, the city council’s executive will consider a strategic plan for the future development of Manchester city centre over the next three years.
The sensitive relocation of the cenotaph from St Peter’s Square to its new location in front of the Cooper Street entrance to the town hall has been completed.
A Manchester post box is to remain gold as a permanent reminder of the city’s victorious Olympic athletes.