News published June 2016
A service to commemorate a local Clayton soldier who served at the Battle of the Somme will take place at Clayton War Memorial on Tuesday 28 June.
The full refurbishment of the much-loved play area will commence at the beginning of July and will be completed by the end of August.
A Rusholme newsagent has failed to kick an expensive tobacco habit having been fined twice in two years for selling illegal cigarettes and tobacco – the most recent of which totalled nearly £4,000.
The Lord Mayor of Manchester Councillor Carl Austin-Behan, marked the start of Manchester's official celebration for Armed Forces Day with the raising of the armed forces flag on Monday 20 June.
Earlier this year, thousands of Greater Manchester residents responded to the Taking Charge Together health snapshot survey and conversation.
Tens of thousands of people lined the streets today (Sunday, 19 June) to experience the city-wide celebration of Manchester’s achievements in science and discovery with this year’s theme – EUREKA!
The importance of good food should never be underestimated and Manchester Day has the best of the best to fuel to the crowd of thousands.
Following the mass-shooting in Orlando, Florida on Sunday 12 June - which resulted in the death of at least 49 people - Manchester is once again voicing it support for the LGBTQ community.
The Manchester Day photography prize is one of the most contested competitions of the year and the decision to choose the top picture is hotly debated by the judges.
The council is proposing a change to its collection service for non-recyclable waste, in a bid to increase the city’s recycling rates and save £2.4m per year on waste disposal costs.