The press office manages the council's relationship with the media - local, regional and national. We can also help with media queries about the city.
The press office should be the first contact point for journalists. We will be pleased to assist you and arrange for an appropriate spokesperson to be made available for you.
All the council's news items are published on this website; the most recent appear automatically on our home page, older news stories are available in our news archive.
It is also possible to subscribe to an RSS feed of our news.
Telephone the press office on 0161 793 3410.
Out of hours contact: please call the city council's emergency service on 0161 794 8888.
Please note the press office can't pick up customer service or council tax queries. For help, go to our how to contact us page.