Author: Elizabeth Fagan

the crescent development

First phase of £2.5 bn development at The Crescent set to begin

A £2.5 billion Salford Crescent masterplan to regenerate a key area of the city includes a new Metrolink station and […]

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“It’s important that we can talk about it at any time without being worried” – Lecturer warning over domestic abuse during lockdown

Image credit: Alecska [Follow the Story] on Flickr, by CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 A lecturer from the University of Salford says […]

“I was frightened of heights!” – daredevil grandma makes 15,000ft charity skydive for Veteran Care Village

“I was frightened of heights!” – daredevil grandma makes 15,000ft charity skydive for Veteran Care Village

Daredevil grandma, Brenda Cogswell, from Eccles, has leapt from a plane at 15,000ft to raise money Broughton House Veteran Care Village in Salford.

Banner outside of Manchester Royal Infirmary showing solidarity. Image credits: Holly Pritchard 2020

“I’m outraged at the actions of some very horrible people” JustGiving page set up to raise £3000 for stolen PPE

A JustGiving page has been set up in order to fund £3,000 to replace the stolen Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) […]

Pankhurst biographer to headline Salford’s celebration of International Women’s Day

Pankhurst biographer to headline Salford’s celebration of International Women’s Day

Salford will be celebrating International Women’s Day with a number of events over the coming days. International Women’s Day falls […]

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“It can be a lonely thing to do” New podcasting club comes to MediaCityUK this week

A podcast club is coming to MediaCityUK this week, focusing on bringing creators together from a job that can often […]

Local organisation refurbishes bus to tackle homelessness

Local organisation refurbishes bus to tackle homelessness

A homelessness charity that runs across Salford and Manchester has created a unique and mobile way to help take people […]

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Christmas tree recycling project to benefit local charities

St Ann’s Hospice is teaming up with JustHelping charities to help raise money by offering locals the chance to recycle […]

Poetry based comedy ‘Don’t Bother’ showcases this weekend

Poetry based comedy ‘Don’t Bother’ showcases this weekend

Balancing spoken word and comedy, multi-award winning performer Bróccán Tyzack-Carlin returns to Salford this weekend with his latest show ‘Don’t Bother’ […]