News published September 2017
Alcohol Champions to reduce drinking in Greater Manchester
21 September 2017
A pioneering programme ‘Communities in Charge of Alcohol’ has been launched today (Thursday, 21 September) to combat the growing number of people who are drinking excessive amounts of alcohol across the city region.
Statement following discussions by Northern leaders
20 September 2017
Northern leaders came together today to call on Government to honour in full its commitments and to discuss how the North can be heard nationally.
Greater Manchester to hold Mayor’s Green Summit to make the region one of the leading green cities in Europe
18 September 2017
THE Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, has today announced his ambitions for making Greater Manchester one of the leading green cities in Europe.
Mayor pledges that no child will be left behind in Greater Manchester
5 September 2017
In a speech today the Mayor of Greater Manchester will propose a pioneering new approach to tackling educational inequality and helping more children become ‘school-ready’.
Those affected at the heart of independent review into arena attack
1 September 2017
PEOPLE caught up in the devastating attack on the Manchester Arena in May will be at the heart of an independent review of the incident, it was announced today.