Tag: Manchester City Council

Oct 13
Manchester’s homeless told they won’t be left out in the cold this autumn and winter

"We don’t just want to help people off the streets for a few days. We want to help…

Oct 09
Manchester pubs, bars and restaurants “are NOT major sources of transmission”

However, more Manchester restrictions will pose threat to local businesses says…

Oct 06
New payment scheme will support Manchester residents who’ve been told to self-isolate – how to apply

Residents who are eligible for the scheme can apply for a one-off support payment of…

Sep 28
Plans for “halo” memorial to honour victims of Manchester Arena attack

The Glade of Light memorial plan will include a white stone ring 'halo' which will…

Sep 03
New Manchester art trail from Bee In the City creators will bring windows to life this autumn

Following the success of Bee in the City in Manchester, new art trail 50 Windows of…

Aug 27
Outdoor drinking BANNED in Manchester city centre this bank holiday weekend

Drinking outdoors has been banned in Manchester city centre over the coming bank…

Aug 22
Manchester Art Gallery reopens – and there’s a very good reason to visit right now

And now for a bit of good news. Manchester Art Gallery reopened on Thursday, having…

Aug 17
Manchester’s Tower of Light is nearly finished – but what is it?

A striking 40m high structure near Manchester Central, the Tower of Light will surely…

Aug 10
Could Collyhurst become the next Ancoats?

Just a mile north of the city centre, just past Ancoats, Collyhurst is one of the…

Aug 06
Outdoor seating in Manchester to become smoke-free

In the run up to 4th July, when the hospitality industry was allowed to reopen, a…

Jul 10
Manchester eases restrictions for mourners attending funeral services

Until recently, only immediate family members have been allowed to attend funeral…

Jul 03
Will coronavirus hotel accommodation for rough sleepers continue?

From late March, more than 250 people who had been sleeping rough were put up in 12…

Jun 15
Manchester to host programme of summer activities for kids and young people

Post-lockdown summer activity programme for children and young people will be…

May 18
CGI of new memorial garden including white stone ‘halo’ revealed ahead of terror attack anniversary

Further details have been released about the proposed memorial commemorating the 22nd…

May 18
Manchester remembers Arena bombing victims despite coronavirus restrictions

The Dean of Manchester will lead prayers which will be livestreamed in memory of the…

May 07
How you can commemorate the 75th anniversary of VE Day safely at home

The VE Day toast is one of many national events taking place throughout the day,…

Apr 30
Deansgate will be pedestrianised as part of city’s coronavirus recovery plan

Part of Deansgate is set to be temporarily closed to make more space for people to…

Apr 18
Manchester Central Library 3D prints PPE for health and care workers

Manchester Central Library is producing protective headgear for local health and…

Apr 15
Local food relief organisations receive £150K grant to help continue feeding vulnerable people

Local charities and foodbanks can continue to feed the increasing number of vulnerable…

Apr 09
How Manchester organisations are helping to feed key workers and other people in dire need

Charities, council staff, and food and drink businesses are coming together to deliver…

Apr 07
City centre roads will close for emergency access to new NHS Nightingale Hospital at Manchester Central

Road closures will be in place across Manchester city centre to ensure emergency…

Mar 30
New central hub launches to support Manchester’s most vulnerable residents

A new central hub is launching today which will coordinate vital support for…

Mar 24
Manchester Council offers three-month delay for those struggling to pay council tax

Manchester Council is offering support for those struggling to pay their council tax…

Feb 20
Some houses have stood empty for a decade – but now they’re being turned into affordable homes

Empty properties that have been left vacant in Manchester are to be brought back into…

Feb 14
Arresting people for begging clearly doesn’t work – so now Manchester is trying a new approach

Beg, get arrested, go to court, get fined, repeat. This is the pattern that vulnerable…

Feb 10
Local kids send message to Chinese community reminding them they’re part of the Manchester family

Mancunians are well known for their sense of community and solidarity, and the desire…

Feb 05
Manchester Day 2020 parade theme revealed – and it’s all about saving Our Planet

The theme for this year’s Manchester Day parade has been revealed, and…