'We knew that to be a success, our proposals for a new venue needed to work alongside the existing arena.'
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'On the other side of this, we are going to need our city’s cultural centres more than ever to re-socialise and celebrate the strength and resilience of human culture.'
'This is exactly what we need to be doing to meet our target to deliver at least 6,400 affordable homes up to 2025.'
'This is our humanitarian response at a time of a national public health crisis.'
'The Gateway project is beginning to build a real head of steam and it’s exciting to see the building blocks of this ambitious project come together.'
The Elisabeth Mill was originally commissioned in 1874 by owner and philanthropist Sir William Henry Houldsworth and was in operation until 2003.
The mayor said it would would ‘end the tyranny of the Whitehall bidding culture where pots of funding are set at a national level'.
'The Mayfield scheme will deliver real improvements and opportunities for Manchester’s people.'
At 155 hectares, the Gateway has the potential to deliver 15,000 new homes in the next 15 to 20 years and will potentially include at least 3,000 affordable homes.
'The town hall is a project with the local community at its heart, and it is incredibly important that they see the benefits of this scheme from day one.'