Author: George Carden

Rebecca Roden (cc: Swinton Lions).

RUGBY LEAGUE: Swinton Lions announce first ever home ground for new Lionesses side

Swinton Lions have announced their Lionesses side’s new home for matches and training will be at Blue Ribbon Field in […]

Martina Greenwood is Swinton Lionesses first coach. (cc: Swinton Lions).

RUGBY LEAGUE: Martina Greenwood announced as first ever head coach for Swinton Lionesses

Swinton Lions have officially announced the appointment of Martina Greenwood to pioneer their newly formed Lionesses team as head coach.  The […]

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“We all need to have a bit of hope” – Children’s mental health organisation hosting free online event during lockdown

A local children’s mental health organisation is hosting an online three-day event this month to provide support to young people […]

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“Adding a women’s team to our organisation was a no-brainer” – Swinton Lions update on plans for women’s team

Swinton Lions are ready and raring to go with their Lionesses side, despite their original training date being put on […]

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“Not a reasoned approach” – Salford Mayor Paul Dennett criticises Government over failure to reach agreement on tier three restrictions

Salford Mayor Paul Dennett has attacked Government support for Greater Manchester after talks between the region’s leadership and Boris Johnson’s administration collapsed.

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‘I don’t hold out a lot of hope that shelters will get the go ahead’ Salford homeless shelter unlikely to open in time for winter

The director of a homelessness charity who run a night shelter in Salford is not hopeful that shelters will be able […]

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Salford residents can have their say on plans to clean Greater Manchester’s air

Salford residents can have their say as plans to clean Greater Manchester’s air begin with an eight-week consultation process starting […]

Swinton Lions in their last match on March 15. (cc: Emily Parker)

Swinton Lions “not in a bad place” ahead of 2021 Championship season

Swinton Lions’ Operations Director has stated that the club is “not in a bad place” despite not playing a competitive […]

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“It’s been nice to capture happy memories in this time” Salford photographer raises over £3600 for children’s hospice with lockdown portraits

A local photographer has raised over £3,600 for a children’s hospice by offering free ‘doorstep portraits’ to families around Salford during lockdown. […]

Winton Social Club remembering “well liked” manager with memory garden funded by the community

Winton Social Club remembering “well liked” manager with memory garden funded by the community

Winton Social Club are honouring their manager David Connolly, who recently passed away, by planting a memory garden funded by […]