Manchester City Council

News published January 2017

How can life go on? Manchester marks Holocaust Memorial Day

On Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD), Manchester youngsters learnt about the horrific atrocities suffered by victims during World War II and subsequent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur.

First-ever blueprint for public health in Greater Manchester launched

Dena Murphy - Green Goddess Great Granny

*New public health plan for Greater Manchester set to help every individual and community to lead happier and healthier lives.

The famous fountain flows again in Piccadilly Gardens!

The huge project to repair Manchester’s famous Piccadilly Gardens fountain is now complete.

Manchester celebrates funding success to boost affordable homes across the city

Schemes to create homes that are affordable for Manchester people have been granted more than £45million the City Council can now confirm.

Start Up Day could help get your business moving

Budding entrepreneurs are invited to receive business advice from experts and hear their inspiring stories at Start Up Day, at Manchester Central Library.

Last chance - don't miss Monday's deadline to apply for your child's school place

Deadline for applications 5 pm on Monday 16 January 

Manchester's Factory gets the go-ahead

Planning permission granted, funding confirmed, and operator announced.

Manchester to lead the way in housing affordability

A new plan to accelerate the delivery of affordable homes in the city and create up to 2,000 every year has been unveiled by Manchester City Council.

Roads revolution - more than £100m to be invested in radically improving Manchester's roads

Manchester City Council has announced proposals to dramatically increase investment in maintaining the city's roads over the next five years.

Budget proposals for 2017-20 announced

Manchester City Council has published details of its budget proposals for the next three years and is inviting people in the city to have their say on them.

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