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Dig the city

02 August 2014 - 10 August 2014

Manchester’s urban gardening festival. Nine days of gardens galore, pop-up picnics and masses to do. With food, flowers and a fête from King Street to the Cathedral.

Manchester Jazz Festival

18 July 2014 - 27 July 2014

Celebrating its 19th year and boasting its biggest programme ever - with 88 bands, performing in 8 landmark venues for 10 music-filled days.

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The Leader's Blog

Councillor Richard Leese

Being representative

2 July 2014

Your 96 councillors reflect the diversity of our city and, like the population of the city itself, we are getting younger.