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The Entrance To The Arndale Market

'There's nothing left' - Behind the scenes at the Arndale Market

Lucy Tomlinson finds all is not well at the Arndale Market

Victoria Polling Station In Ancoats Local Election

Liberal Democrats take Ancoats and Beswick from Labour in by-election upset

The inside story of a dramatic week in Manchester politics

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Manchester 2021: a look back at events of the year

Burnham, bee buses, Boris Johnson and more

Fireworks Over Manchester Town Hall

Manchester City Council cancels New Year firework display

Looks like 2021 won’t be ending with a bang after all

Manchester Town Hall

'Racism and bullying' - Cllr Hutchinson resigns after 6 months

As Richard Leese steps down and another councillor is suspended, what is going on in...

Annabell Tiffin And Keisha Thompson Present The Manchester Culture Awards 2021

Who are the Manchester Culture Awards winners 2021?

Meet the movers, change makers and rule breakers of Manchester’s arts scene

Night And Day Cafe In Manchester In 2021

Petition to support Night & Day reaches 50,000 signatures

We speak to Jay Taylor of the Music Venue Trust to dig deeper into the...

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'Fuck these stupid boxes' - the latest installation on Manchester's streets

The grey boxes are breeding but what are they for?

19 10 09 Andy Burnham Bus

Andy Burnham on Manchester's climate goals - 'I see this as an economic opportunity for us'

Ahead of COP26, the Mayor of Greater Manchester talks levelling up, retrofitting and climate commitments

Bev Craig Manchester City Council

'I can't wait to get stuck in' - Bev Craig elected Leader of Manchester City Council

Councillor for Burnage will succeed Sir Richard Leese in December

Manchester Town Hall

A new Leese of life? The race to replace Sir Richard as Leader

We take a look at the candidates who might be running Manchester City Council by...

2020 08 26 Qr Leese

Sir Richard Leese stands down: 25 years at the top comes to a sudden end

Surprise news from the Town Hall: what next for the leadership of the city?

Councillor Rob Nunney Who Has Been Elected To Represtn The Green Party For Woodhouse Park Manchester

Interview: Rob Nunney - 'Politics can be cruel'

Manchester's only Green councillor on Richard Leese, the climate emergency and policital point-scoring

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Manchester Pride quashes cancellation rumours with live music announcement

Plus who is the mystery star performing on Saturday night?

2021 01 20 Hulme Street Tower Student Castle 1 1200X900

The planning machine wins: 'Tombstone' tower approved

55 story building gains planning permission despite a well-reasoned heartfelt 'no' campaign

Sir Richard Leese Has Been Manchester City Council Leader For 25 Years

Sir Richard Leese, 25 years at MCC: Send us your questions

Jonathan Schofield wonders what you would ask the council leader, in office since 1996

Rainbow Manchester Climate Emergency

Opinion: 'The ballot box is not the only democratic lever we have'

Chloe Jeffries on how citizen pressure changed the way Manchester City Council scrutinises climate change

2020 09 18 Covid 19 Article

COVID-19 update: 'The progress we have made could easily be lost'

Our weekly round-up of coronavirus news - 8 April