Manchester City Council

City is GAME ON for Manchester Day 2015

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’!

On the spot fines handed to 250 litter bugs

Around 250 people who have been caught dropping litter in Manchester city centre have been slapped with on the spot fines in the first few weeks of a major crackdown.

St Peter's Square

Statement on St Peter's Square works so far.

Manchester’s cenotaph relocation complete

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.

Prolific thief banned from city centre

A prolific thief who spent years breaking into offices as well as public and religious buildings has been banned from the city centre.

In the market for love…

This Valentine’s Day Manchester will rightly takes its place alongside Paris, Rome and Venice as a must visit location for any romantic.

Spectacular success for third Manchester Day

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.