Manchester City Council

News published March 2012

Pupils help roll out living green roof on their new school

Pupils at the Creative and Media Academies in north Manchester have mucked in to help roll out the living green roof of their brand new £38 million school building that is currently under construction

Why Wythenshawe runners went extra mile to meet the Queen

A hundred Wythenshawe residents literally had a fleeting visit with the Queen as they took part in a charity race at the BBC’s northern home in MediaCity.

Victoria Street traffic closure order reinstated

Manchester City Council is reinstating the experimental traffic order to close Victoria Street in the city centre to traffic from 5am on Sunday 25 March 2012.

£12m broadband bid success speeds Manchester into the future

Manchester City Council is celebrating success in its bid for £12 million of government funding to become a ‘superconnected city.'

Greater Manchester Call for Projects

Do you have a project that’s ready to go and could grow the Greater Manchester economy?