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“George was quite wealthy but ended up giving it all away” – incredible story of George Langworthy – ’The Salford Saint’ – told in new book

An author says he was inspired to write a book about a man dubbed the ‘Salford Saint’ after hearing his story while holidaying in the Costa Del Sol.

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“Life without music is no fun at all”: Salford DJ shares his fears of the effects tier 3 restrictions will have on queer Salfordians

A Salford-based DJ says Tier 3 restrictions have been detrimental to the queer community in Salford. Kolin Richmond-Hughes has said […]

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“Soon, we’ll be able to connect Salford Crescent train station to Media City and the NHS hospital”: E-scooters arrive at the University of Salford

The University of Salford has become the first university in the UK to offer e-scooters to students, staff, and the […]

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“This is the right decision and we’re glad the Government has listened” – Salford placed into Tier 2 of three-tier system

Salford has been placed under Tier 2 of the Boris Johnson’s new three tier system for Covid-19 restrictions. The system, […]

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University of Salford donates equipment to help combat coronavirus

The University of Salford has “acted swiftly and with great generosity” after they donated specialist equipment that will help the […]

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“Through the hard times, we laugh, and I’m glad we have that in us.” Shayne Ward and Kieron Richardson talk ‘Band of Gold’ stage reboot

The TV phenomenon “Band of Gold” is being rebooted for the stage this January. Kay Mellor’s iconic TV show, which […]

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Salford poet releases book inspired by LGBTQ legacies

A Salford poet has published a book about LGBTQ+ issues across Greater Manchester. Kolin Richmond-Hughes, 45, of Cannon Street, Salford […]

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Local Charity battle increase in domestic abuse crimes

Salford Survivor Project have organised a bike ride in Salford to raise money to help fight the rise of domestic abuse […]