News published May 2017
Manchester’s Creative Community To Turn Vigil Poem Into Book
30 May 2017
Manchester’s creative community wants to turn Mancunian poet Tony Walsh's moving words into something that people can cherish and keep.
Greater Manchester’s leaders send strong message of unity
27 May 2017
We must continue to stand strong in the true spirit of Greater Manchester – that’s the message from civic, health and emergency services leaders across the city-region.
Help and support for anyone affected by the Manchester terror attack
26 May 2017
If you have been affected by the terror attack at Manchester Arena, free help and support is available. Contact Victim Support on 0808 168 9111.
Help and support for people affected by the terror attack in Manchester
24 May 2017
Contact Victim Support’s national support line on 0808 168 9111 or, if you live in Greater Manchester, call 0161 200 1950.
Manchester terror attack - how you can help
23 May 2017
The level of support and generosity being shown by people within Greater Manchester and across the world has been overwhelming. Here's some extra information for those wanting show their support.
Manchester terror attack - statement from Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham
23 May 2017
Speaking outside Manchester Town Hall this morning, Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham said:
Mayor outlines ambitions to make Greater Manchester the UK’s leading digital city
22 May 2017
We've laid out our ambitions to harness the power of technology and spark a new digital revolution - firmly establishing our region as the UK's number one digital city.
Mayor announces ‘New Deal for apprentices’
19 May 2017
Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham today announces a ‘new deal for apprentices’ at the Greater Manchester Apprenticeship Company’s staff conference.
Greater Manchester has come together to mark International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia
17 May 2017
Mayor Andy Burnham joined GMP Chief Constable Ian Hopkins to raise the rainbow flag at GMP headquarters to mark #IDAHOBIT.
Greater Manchester Mayor appoints Green City Region lead
16 May 2017
Mayor Andy Burnham has made a new appointment to drive Greater Manchester’s ambition to be a world-leading green city-region where everyone can enjoy green spaces and breathe clean air.