News published June 2017
Greater Manchester libraries launch new initiative to help local people start their own businesses.
20 June 2017
Greater Manchester libraries are introducing a new initiative that aims to help people across the city region launch their own start-up businesses.
Multi-million pound fund to make Greater Manchester a greener city-region
14 June 2017
Mayor Andy Burnham has unveiled a £21m European Regional Development fund as part of plans to make Greater Manchester a world-leading green city-region.
Mayor opens homelessness funds to applications
13 June 2017
The Mayor of Greater Manchester’s Homelessness Fund today (Tuesday 13 June) added its weight to the region’s recovery push by announcing it is open for business and encouraging applications for funds.
Mayor of Greater Manchester appoints Sean Anstee as Skills and Apprenticeships Lead
13 June 2017
Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, has appointed Sean Anstee as Greater Manchester’s Lead for Skills, Employment, and Apprenticeships at Manchester United’s Old Trafford Stadium.
Beverley Hughes confirmed as Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime
5 June 2017
Former Home Office Minister, Beverley Hughes has been confirmed as Greater Manchester’s first Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime.