Author: Aimee Seddon

“That’s a lot of happy kids” – The woman on a mission to give free cakes to Salford

“That’s a lot of happy kids” – The woman on a mission to give free cakes to Salford

A mum from Greater Manchester, who runs a charity branch providing birthday cakes for children, is hoping to expand her […]

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Election is chance to improve Salford’s ‘awful’ record on women councillors, says candidate

With the local election on May 6 just days away, Aimee Seddon considers why Salford City Council’s low female representation matters, and how voters could make a difference on Thursday.

“Let’s take a grip of our teenagers and bring them back”- A call for foster carers in Salford

“Let’s take a grip of our teenagers and bring them back”- A call for foster carers in Salford

Val Hogan has been in foster care recruitment for six years and now runs her own company. Image: Val Hogan […]

“The people that use our services can be so frightened”- The Salford charity helping refugees through the pandemic

“The people that use our services can be so frightened”- The Salford charity helping refugees through the pandemic

Elizabeth Tangata unloading food bank deliveries. Image: Warm Hut A charity that works with refugees and asylum seekers in Salford, […]

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“They’ll last a lot longer than an Easter Egg” – Wood Street Mission launches book appeal for Salford children

Wood Street Mission has launched their Books Forever 2021 Appeal, which asks people to donate brand new books for children […]

“Supporting the next generation”: Stage Directions teams up with acclaimed theatre company to work with Pendleton students

“Supporting the next generation”: Stage Directions teams up with acclaimed theatre company to work with Pendleton students

Stage Directions, a Salford arts programme, has commissioned ThickSkin to work with students from Pendleton Sixth Form College on a […]

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Salford CVS celebrates International Women’s Day with ‘Stronger Together’ event

This evening Salford CVS are hosting a ‘Stronger Together’ event as part of International Women’s Day, hoping to inspire and […]

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“It’s about understanding”- The team of Salford students tackling the stigma surrounding periods

Code Pink, a project hoping to reduce both the stigma around periods and the effects of period poverty, have recently […]

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“The key to everything is education”- The unsung heroes taking to the streets and the classroom to tackle Salford’s biggest issues

A Salford organisation with a wide range of services has been helping people through some of their toughest times during […]