Manchester Pride ousted from iconic location as council approves yet more private development

Manchester's world-famous gay Pride Festival is being forced out of its iconic Canal Street location in a bid to make way for more private development, the Liberal Democrats have revealed.

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£18m wiped from Manchester's highways budget despite roads being worst in over two decades

Botched plans mean Manchester Council will underspend on repairing the city's roads by nearly £18m, the Liberal Democrats have revealed today.

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Best for Britain and John Leech call on Council to support Brexit deal referendum

National campaign group Best for Britain and Manchester's Opposition Leader, John Leech, are calling on the City Council to pass an official policy motion in support of a people's vote on the Brexit deal.

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Manchester's Christie Hospital to begin groundbreaking proton beam cancer treatment

Hundreds of cancer patients will benefit from a groundbreaking radiotherapy treatment at Manchester’s Christie Hospital which was one of two sites to share a proton-beam therapy investment announced by the Coalition Government.

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Council's flagship venue blasted for "fundamental lapse in design oversight"

Manchester Council has been blasted for a what appears to be a complete oversight in plans for disabled access within the flagship Factory arts centre.

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Young people leaving care in Manchester to be exempt from Council Tax up to age 25

Manchester Council's Executive today agreed to give young people living in Manchester who have previously been in care a discount of 100% on their council tax until they turn 25.

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