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Bee in the City is shaping up to be the biggest, most spectacular, mass participation public art event in Manchester’s history.

Hear all about special Bee happenings in your area of the city. Find out what the artists are up to and which sponsors, schools, community groups and even celebrities are getting involved.

Oct 18, 2018

It's what you've all bee-n waiting for! Here are the final hammer prices from the Bee in the City charity auction. The charity auction took place last night, raising an ....Read more

Oct 18, 2018

Manchester was all abuzz last night as 77 of the Bee in the City sculptures which featured on this summer’s art trail were auctioned to raise £1,128,250 for The L....Read more
blank bee

Oct 17, 2018

We’re excited to reveal a large blank Bee has been added as the final lot to tonight’s auction! The lot also includes working with a Bee in the City artist, so the s....Read more
Bee Farewell Weekend

Oct 15, 2018

The HSBC UK Cycling Centre was buzzing at the weekend as 15,000 Bee seekers visited the Bee in the City Farewell Weekend to see all big Bees ahead of the Charity Auction.....Read more

Oct 08, 2018

Manchester United welcomed a new six-legged player to the first team last week when Bee United paid a visit to Old Trafford. Bee United flew in to meet some of the first....Read more
Coronation Street stars Samia Longchambon, Jane Danson and Julia Goulding meet Hilda Bugden

Oct 06, 2018

With online bidding now open, we take a closer look at some of the Bees set to make the city buzz with bidders digging deep to help leave a lasting legacy for the city. ....Read more

Oct 05, 2018

The Lord Mayor of Manchester Councillor June Hitchen tells us about We Love MCR Charity and her experience of Bee in the City. How do you feel about your We Love MCR Ch....Read more
bee in the city auction

Oct 03, 2018

Everything you need to know about the sweetest ticket in town. The unmissable Bee in the City Charity Auction takes place on Wednesday 17 October, acting as the finale t....Read more

Sep 28, 2018

Not too Shab-bee, sponsored by construction company ISG, will reside in the The Lowry Hotel's lobby until 10 October 2018. The Not too Shab-bee Bee which featured in th....Read more
Bee in the City 2018

Bee in the City 2018