News Stories

Manchester to celebrate South Asian Heritage Month

  • Wednesday 3 August 2022

Manchester City Council, in collaboration with local communities and youth groups, are organising events to celebrate South Asian communities and the contribution they have made to Manchester.

Manchester bags six Green Flag Awards!

  • Tuesday 26 July 2022
Image of Heaton Park with Manchester skyline

Six of Manchester’s parks and cemeteries have won the prestigious Green Flag Award. Heaton Park, Alexandra Park, Blackley, Southern, Gorton & Philips Park cemeteries have all won Green Flag awards.

Greater Manchester launches plans for a smoke-free city-region

  • Monday 25 July 2022

Paul Dennett, Chair of Greater Manchester Integrated Care Partnership Board and Deputy Mayor for Greater Manchester, announced the city-region has joined the Partnership for Healthy Cities – a prestigious global network committed to saving lives by preventing noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) such as cancer, heart disease, stroke, and chronic lung disease.

Key milestone secured for Stevenson Square

  • Monday 25 July 2022

New plans show the majority of Stevenson Square in the Northern Quarter will be permanently pedestrianised as a result of the latest consultation.

Brand-new work and skills strategy to help everyone in Manchester succeed

  • Thursday 30 June 2022

A brand-new work and skills strategy for the city to help ensure that everyone living in Manchester, regardless of their age or background, reaches their full potential in life and work and can share in the city's success, has been approved this week by the council's Executive.

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