Manchester welcomes new Lord Mayor

2022/23 Lord Mayor of Manchester Donna Ludford

Councillor Donna Ludford has today – Wednesday 18 May - taken up the chains of office as the new Lord Mayor of Manchester.

Health impacts of climate change under the spotlight

The benefits to public health in Manchester of tackling climate change – and the risks if it is not addressed – are set out in a new report to the Council’s health scrutiny committee.

Manchester marks Living Wage Week

The leader elect of the Council has stated Manchester’s determination to become an accredited Living Wage City next year.

Work gets underway on 'bigger and better' Albert Square

Picture of bev craig leader elect in a digger on the site of the albert square extension

The first ground will be broken today (Monday 25 October 2021) as work to transform Manchester’s Albert Square into a world class public space – increasing its size by around 20pc – gets underway.

Friends of Philips Park Cemetery: Children grieve too

Friends of Philips Park Cemetery

In a touching gesture to children who have recently lost loved ones, community group Friends of Phillips Park Cemetery have set up a permanent feature where children can visit to grieve.

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