More street cleaning in the run-up to Christmas

Manchester BID has commissioned Biffa to deliver additional street cleansing across the Business Improvement District in the run-up to the festive season. Extra cleaning of pavements, doorways and commercial waste collection points is underway.

Market Street and Piccadilly clean-up day

Following our deep-clean of Piccadilly Approach with partners Biffa, Greater Manchester Police, Manchester City Council and Street Support, CityCo’s Operations Team coordinated another day of action on 20th September around Piccadilly Gardens and Market Street.

CityCo Members: September Update

Big Change MCR launched last year to share ways people can help the homeless and rough sleepers in Manchester. Local creative agency Dinosaur has produced a short film to highlight the ways to support. The video is voiced by Elbow front man Guy Garvey.

Get ready for Halloween in the City 2017

Following the success of the city’s first ever official Halloween celebrations in 2016, Manchester BID, the city centre’s Business Improvement District, has cooked up a whole host of activities to both fright and delight.

Future Shock – The Resilient City: #citysession summary

As a member of the Rockefeller Institute’s 100 Resilient Cities network Greater Manchester has pledged to be a leading proponent of urban resilience and nowhere are the challenges faced more acutely, than across the centre of the city.

One Big Summer Weekend 2017: What’s On

The Manchester Picnic, manchester jazz festival, Clownfest Manchester and the city’s retailers come together to host a weekend of family fun in the heart of the city, 28th – 30th July.

CottonmouthMCR Podcast: Episode 2 – Rough Sleeping

We talk to Eleanor Watts of Riverside Housing, ex-rough sleeper Jo Wilson and Alex King of CityCo about the rise in rough sleeping in Manchester city centre, the impact of Spice and what people can do to help.

About our Cottonmouth MCR Podcasts

A weekly podcast hosted by Vaughan Allen, Chief Exec of CityCo and recorded live on location or by our friends at Blueprint Studios.

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