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…
Shoppers and visitors to Manchester city centre are being given the chance to enjoy free on-street parking this weekend.
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.
A public exhibition will give people a chance to see - and give their views on - detailed multi-million pound plans to improve Piccadilly Gardens.
The UK’s original, award-winning Christmas Market is set to return, transforming Manchester city centre in a festive wonderland.
Manchester will host a spectacular celebration for the record-breaking Olympic and Paralympic athletes with the national parade on Monday.
Manchester people are being asked for their views about two key areas in Manchester city centre.
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.
After being voted into the top 10 best Christmas Markets in Europe for 2014, Manchester is looking to take the top spot this year.
Rem Koolhaas’ Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) has won the international competition to design The Factory Manchester, the city’s cutting-edge arts venue that will take a radically new approach to cultural production and performance. The project will be OMA's first major public building in the UK.
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.
The world-famous Manchester Christmas Markets is looking for yuletide loving volunteer elves to direct visitors around the award winning attraction – and, of course, spread Christmas cheer.
Manchester Place is looking for a long-term private sector investment partner to help deliver a significant residential-led regeneration package across the city’s “Northern Gateway”.
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.