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Council to take action over affordable housing crisis

The council is launching “innovative housing schemes” to combat a trend of expensive building developments pricing out Mancunian residents from the city centre

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The Piccadilly wall is coming down

As part of a £10million plan, Piccadilly Gardens will be regenerated and the grey wall surrounding the Gardens will be demolished

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Preview: Manchester City vs Manchester United

The biggest game of the season is upon us fans, as Manchester City come up against Mancunian rivals Manchester United

A view of the balloon of Mr. Sadler's ascending. Print illustrating Sadler's ascent on 12 August 1811. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Name revealed for Manchester’s new public square

The Co-operative crowdsourced the new name for a new public square in the the £800 million city centre development NOMA

Philip Burgess was sentenced to three years in prison for using Facebook to encourage rioting in Manchester this summer

Facebook ‘rioter’ jailed

A man who encouraged rioting in Manchester using Facebook has been sentenced to three years in prison