Manchester City Council

News published March 2018

School pupils and regiment mark centenary of the Battle of Manchester Hill at battle site in France

Pupils from Greater Manchester schools joined forces with members of the Duke of Lancaster's Regiment, French dignitaries, and local French school children today at Francilly-Selency - a small village in northern France - to mark the centenary of the Battle of Manchester Hill.

Council sets up £50k fund to help schools provide children with food and clothing

Manchester City Council has set up a brand new £50,000 welfare fund for schools to help them provide children in need in their schools with food and clothing.

City marks centenary of the Battle of Manchester Hill

Wednesday 21 March saw the centenary of the Battle of Manchester Hill - a battle that in one day took the lives of 79 men from the Manchester Regiment.

Reborn Central Library turns four

Manchester Central Library is more popular than ever before, four years on from reopening its doors following a major transformation.

Manchester one of the best cities globally for young people

Manchester has been named one of the best cities world-wide for young people to live in according to the Millennial City Ranking – and one of the most popular for students.

Volunteer at Manchester Day – the city’s big day out

Make sure you have a unique Manchester Day experience by being part of the show and take advantage of the volunteer opportunities on offer.

Ambitious Manchester to Chorlton Cycleway proposed

Ambitious plans for a new Manchester to Chorlton cycleway are being proposed, Manchester City Council announced today.    

Affordable homes for people with learning disabilities start on site

70 specialist homes over four sites across Manchester will be created to help support people with learning disabilities live more independently.

The Council makes the iconic Manchester Bee symbol available to use

Manchester City Council holds the trademark for the Manchester Bee symbol and will make it available to use free of charge under licence.

Watch Manchester social workers react to thank you letters from children and families

A heart-warming short film showing the faces of social workers as they react to thank you letters from children and families they've helped has been shared online.

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