News published October 2022

Business steps in to kick-start Our Year Legacy Fund to provide opportunities for young people in Manchester

  • Wednesday 26 October 2022

National company IMPOWER has joined forces with Manchester City Council to launch a brand new “Our Year Legacy Fund” to provide ongoing opportunities for children and young people in the city.

Manchester has been named in National Geographic's prestigious top-25 must-visit places for 2023

  • Wednesday 26 October 2022

Manchester is the only UK city to be recognised

Consultation opens about the ambitious regeneration plans for Wythenshawe Town Centre

  • Tuesday 25 October 2022
CGI render of the proposed civic hub in Wythenshawe.

Local people and businesses are invited to give their feedback about proposals to transform Wythenshawe Town Centre.

Christmas returns to Manchester the UK's capital of Christmas with the opening of its famous Christmas Markets 

  • Friday 21 October 2022
ID: Image showing Mill at the Christmas Markets

The countdown is officially on in the UK's capital of Christmas as Manchester gets ready for the opening of its world-famous Christmas Markets on Thursday 10 November.

Local knowledge at the heart of Manchester’s Active Travel Plans

  • Friday 21 October 2022
Poster which reads Manchester City Council, Consultation Launches

For several year Manchester City Council has been working to deliver changes to our highway network which make it easier for people to access Active Travel.

Greater Manchester creates Monster Mayhem to show the double danger from Covid and Flu

  • Friday 21 October 2022
Covid and FLu monsters with caption Covid and Flu are about

Move comes as 50s and over are now able to book in for their vaccinations across the region

Council plans to open the ‘digital front door’ with new four year strategy launch

  • Wednesday 19 October 2022
Image which reads Manchester City Council digital and ICT strategy

Manchester City Council is set to launch a new Digital and ICT Strategy focused on growing the city’s economy and establishing a secure new Digital Front Door for Council services.

No suitable location for Christmas lights switch-on event in Manchester this year

  • Monday 17 October 2022

Lack of a suitable and safe location to host the annual event that usually kicks off Christmas in Manchester means that this year there will be no Christmas lights switch-on show in the city.

Rebirth of Wythenshawe town centre begins as Council acquires site

  • Monday 17 October 2022
CGI render of the proposed civic hub in Wythenshawe.

Manchester City Council completed the acquisition of Wythenshawe town centre from St. Modwen marking the beginning of a major regeneration programme for the site.

Manchester's ten-year Biodiversity plans unveiled

  • Thursday 13 October 2022
Biodiversity strategy 2022-2030 basic artwork

A new biodiversity strategy setting out the steps the city must take to conserve, protect and enhance its biodiversity for generations to come will be considered by councillors this week.

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