Contact & Activities

Participating city

425.000 inhabitants

Local contact

Environmental Campaigns
Tina Birtwistle
3rd floor, Pink Bank Lane, Belle Vue
M12 5QN Manchester
++44 (0)161 953 2553

Participation 2009

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
Actions relative to the theme:
Manchester and Salford City Council's will be organising a series of events that will promote safe, car-free travel which will all contribute to achieving low carbon cities.
Carrying out a Car-Free Day event by closing one or more streets to traffic, and opening it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport. This should preferably happen on 22 September to mark your town or city as part of World Car-Free Day.
Zone opened to residents on Car-Free Day:
The proposed road closure for the event on the 22nd September is Corporation Street, Manchester City Centre