Manchester City Council

Hiroshima trees sprout hope and peace in Manchester

Wednesday 5 November is the 34th anniversary of Manchester becoming the world’s first nuclear free city, which placed it at the forefront of the campaign to abolish nuclear weapons.

Local Arctic Convoy veterans honoured

World War II veterans will be honoured at a special ceremony at Manchester Town Hall on Monday 13 October for their role in the Arctic Convoy – which transported crucial supplies to Russia.