managing & marketing city centre manchester
CityCo strives to make Manchester city centre a better place to work, visit and live. We all want Manchester to be a thriving, competitive and sustainable international city. At CityCo, we connect businesses with public agencies, bringing together the people, ideas and projects that make great things happen.
CityCo is your city centre management company. It is an independent membership organisation. Our business network covers all sizes, sectors and locations across the city centre and we run the city’s first Business Improvement District (BID). We help businesses shape what happens here, expand activities and connect with the right people at the right time. Read about how you can benefit from membership.
CityCo manages Manchester’s first Business Improvement District, the Heart of Manchester BID. Running for 5 years, the BID is an opportunity to build on our successes, energy and optimism to make Manchester as successful as we know it can be.
The business plan has been led by city centre retailers and focuses on delivering promotional and customer service initiatives such as our Where to Go guide book, City Hosts, Chinese New Year celebrations, Student shopping nights, MCR Retail Awards and Manchester’s summer garden festival Dig the City. Take a look at the 2014/15 Annual Report here.
Join the World Homesless Day event in Cathedral Gardens and enjoy music, live art, charity stalls and get to have your say.
The Christmas Markets will return to the city from Saturday 14 November to Tuesday 22 December. Click for information on the dates, locations and set-up.
CityCo Members: we’d really appreciate feedback about your membership. Please take just a few minutes to complete our short survey.
Manchester is hosting the Conservative Party Conference from Sunday 4 October to Wednesday 7 October 2015 at Manchester Central. Motorists are advised that a number of road closures will be in operation surrounding the conference venue.
In Sunday 4 October the National TUC intend to hold a demonstration in the city centre.
city centre voices
Right thats all from me for the night, be good everyone and stay safe, catch you tomorrow afternoon. #inabit
Good stop by our PCSO;s earlier in China Town, males suspected of smoking cannabis, 1 arrested on suspicion of being illegal immigrant.
He's back from his week away Allan Beswick with the Late Night Phone-in. What do you want to chat about? 01612282255 http://t.co/v4Cf2bBP96
Immigration staff will now take over and manage the situation
Very angry young man, who has been here illegally last 10 years, strange incident
Did i not say Etihad??@TonyWareham @SarcasticoRosso
Male arrested earlier at our front desk when he demanded to be returned home to Iran as he has had enough of Manchester after 10 years.
Still trying to get head around that snatch and grab at the Ethiad on Saturday, tempted to record a crime for robbery...#bubbles
DS Dave-Good evening everyone,hope you all had a good weekend, am still recovering from working a freshers event last night till early hours
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