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New trees as Albert Square improvements take root

  • Friday 2 February 2024
A tree on its side about to be planted in Albert Square.

Ten new, semi-mature trees will soon adorn Albert Square as work continues to enhance this much-loved Manchester public square and make it one of the finest civic spaces in Europe.

Manchester to see in the New Year with a spectacular firework display

  • Wednesday 20 December 2023
Image of fireworks exploding in the night sky

A spectacular end-of-the-year firework display is set to once again light up the night sky over Manchester, with the city's first New Year's Eve firework celebration event since Covid set to take place on Sunday 31 December to say goodbye to the old year and welcome in the new.

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