managing & marketing city centre manchester
CityCo works to make Manchester a vibrant, prosperous, international city. We connect businesses and public agencies, bringing together the people, ideas and projects that make great things happen. As part of our city centre, you’re part of the story, part of what makes the city tick and part of what makes our city succeed.
We look after 1,000 businesses, from international head offices to SMEs and from independent restaurants to retailers. We offer operational and security support services. We run high-profile networking events, Manchester’s Business Improvement District – the Heart of Manchester BID and The PA Network. We host flagship events that bring people into the city and we work with city stakeholders, connecting people and shaping what happens here.
As a member, we help you to have your opinion heard, expand activities and meet with the right people at the right time. Read more about what we do.
With four days of the brightest Chinese New Year celebrations in the UK, welcome in the Year of the Rooster in Manchester city centre.
The CityCo office will be closed from midday Friday 23 December to 9am, Tuesday 3 January. Read more for emergency contacts.
Manchester City Council will be staging its annual New Year’s Fireworks Display in Albert Square on Saturday 31 December.
Following the attack in Berlin on Monday 19 December 2016, we have received the following advice from National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO) and National Police Chiefs Council (NPCC) regarding the security measures we can all take to protect the UK from such an incident.
Work to provide rail improvements across the north of England will continue this Christmas, meaning changes to train services until the start of January 2017.
city centre voices
Keen cyclist? Having the right kit & making sure you can be seen is essential over winter months… https://t.co/8zW8xRXZ4M
Police officer who fatally shot unarmed Bolton man Anthony Grainger thought he was "reaching for a firearm", a publ… https://t.co/WTiQRzQSIn
Portland St has changed. Bus Gate now operational. For more info visit https://t.co/KLk57sTL9R
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