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“Come forward and don’t feel embarrassed” – Salford woman writes play discussing sexual assault, spiking and period poverty

Paris Osborne, 26, wrote the play ‘Flow’ to highlight important topics such as period poverty, spiking, and sexual assault.  Paris […]

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Salford faces an increase in fuel poverty as prices reach a record high

Considering recent events, the price of fuel is set to increase yet again with the average petrol price in Salford […]

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Salford CVS set to host virtual forum to tackle poverty strategies for Salford

Members of VCSE groups will discuss the roadmap for reducing Salford’s most pressing economic issues. This Thursday, November 11th, SalfordCVS […]

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“It’s vital that we all listen to the voices of people who have too often been marginalised” – Salford organisations attend Challenge Poverty Week

Several Salford poverty action groups have come together for ‘Challenge Poverty Week’, to discuss issues surrounding poverty in Salford. Local […]

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“People work endlessly to put food on the table…it isn’t always enough”: The Salford wrestling team fighting food poverty

Pinfall Wrestling in Salford will be raising donations for Greater Manchester food banks in their upcoming charity event. Food Fight […]

Greater Manchester Home to Nearly 3 million people but over 600,000 residents live in poverty

The Greater Manchester Poverty Action is an organisation that focuses on settling poverty in Greater Manchester with emphasis on supporting measures that prevent and […]

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Salford’s Seven Brothers beerhouse becomes drop off point for period poverty charity

Salford’s Seven Brothers Middlewood Locks beer house has become a drop off point for period poverty charity, Every Month. Every […]

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“You always have to be dynamic” – TEDxUniversityofSalford team talk vaccines, digital poverty and the future of TEDx in Salford.

The entirely digital TEDxUniversityofSalford is set to take place on March 6th 2021 with its theme of ‘new world normal’ […]

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St James Higher Broughton church tackling food poverty in its community

A Salford church is tackling food poverty in its community via a food pantry. St James Higher Broughton has been […]

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“I’m always trying to find the beauty even in the most deprived and poverty stricken of places” – Artist paints famous Salford landscapes

An artist has been inspired to paint Salford landscapes since living in the city as a student. Lyndsey Collingridge, who […]