News published November 2015
Rem Koolhaas’ Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) has won the international competition to design The Factory Manchester, the city’s cutting-edge arts venue that will take a radically new approach to cultural production and performance. The project will be OMA's first major public building in the UK.
Families are being invited to join in the magic of Christmas at Heaton Park this season.
Manchester City Council is currently looking to recruit an extra 50 foster carers over the coming months, and wants to hear from anyone who has room in their homes and their hearts to offer a loving home to a young person, and to give them the chance to experience the kind of celebrations and family life most of us take for granted.
Cathedral Gardens has been reimagined as Manchester Christmas Market’s dedicated family area with incredible children’s entertainment and vintage fairground throughout the season.
Manchester City Council will devote the first part of its full council meeting (Wednesday 18 November) to demonstrating solidarity with Paris and the French people, condemning terror and restating Manchester's role as a city of peace.
The council is opening up empty buildings to be used as overnight shelters for the city’s rough sleepers.
The UK’s original, award winning Manchester Christmas Market is open to the public, with the biggest and best festive offering to date.
A thousand new cycle parking spaces are being provided in the city centre thanks to money provided by an airport windfall.
Manchester’s Business and Intellectual Property Centre presents a string of events for future tycoons next week, in the wake of a study praising the centre’s impact in helping the city’s entrepreneurs
Ambitions have been outlined to transform the experiences of the 22,000 people who will be living with dementia by 2020 in Greater Manchester.