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Articles relating to: Manchester City Council

Manchester Day 2017, image by Simon Waugh

Photo Gallery: Manchester Day 2017

June 19, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Manchester Day 2017

Tens of thousands of people lined the streets on Sunday June 18 to experience the city-wide celebration of Manchester with this year’s theme – ABRACADBRA.

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Manchester Town Hall ceiling, image by Manchester Town Hall press office

Northern Soul goes behind the scenes of Manchester’s iconic Town Hall ahead of its closure

May 2, 2017 Comments Off on Northern Soul goes behind the scenes of Manchester’s iconic Town Hall ahead of its closure

If you’ve never experienced Manchester Town Hall beyond seeing it as a fancy backdrop to a boozy visit to the Christmas markets then it’s well worth a proper visit – but you will need to be quick about it.

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Sir Richard Leese by Chris Payne

Sir Richard Leese, leader of Manchester City Council, talks to Northern Soul

December 1, 2014 Comments Off on Sir Richard Leese, leader of Manchester City Council, talks to Northern Soul

As I picked my way through the rubble and surveyed the ruins of the city centre, I wondered how on earth Manchester would rebuild itself, how it would recover from the largest bomb ever detonated in peacetime Britain.

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