Costs of Manchester’s Factory rise by £45m and council to plug the hole

The latest on world-class arts venue The Factory, which is taking shape in Manchester city centre, is detailed in a new report to Manchester's...

Pop Up Lanes and Quiet Streets-£3.1 million schemes confirmed to enable thousands more journeys...

The Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) has allocated the first phase of its emergency active travel grant set to prioritise the rapid implementation of...

Mission possible: How Greater Manchester can reach net zero before the rest of the...

Greater Manchester needs to act now and get decisions right first time if it is to become carbon neutral 12 years earlier than the...

Millions secured for Rochdale as council unveils 10 year growth strategy

Plans to create more than 1 million square metres of new employment space, 20,000 new jobs and 12,000 new homes in Rochdale over the next...

Greater Manchester unveils its green vision for a post Covid future

Greater Manchester has today unveiled its vision to accelerate the city-region’s 2038 zero carbon ambitions, build a greener economy and deliver a long term...

Northern accents are becoming more similar, suggests new research

The accents of educated city dwellers across the North of England are becoming more similar, according to new research from The University of Manchester. Linguistics...

Marketing Manchester launches recovery and confidence campaign to support £9 billion visitor economy

With £4.2 billion expected to be wiped off visitor economy due to COVIDMarketing Manchester has today launched a new consumer campaign to help recovery...

Plans revealed to transform historic Oldham Town Hall Egyptian Rooms into food hall

Oldham Council has submitted plans to transform a historic town hall space into an independent-style food market. Situated in the Egyptian Rooms of the landmark...

Latest picture of COVID-19 cases across Greater Manchester

The number of cases of Covid-19 across Greater Manchester have fallen in the last seven days. Figures released this afternoon showed that the seven day...

Manchester Council asks for £71.8m to repair restart & rethink cultural life in city

Manchester has written an open letter to Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden and Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak asking for an immediate life-line of...