Author: George Elmitt

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“We have received some very positive feedback” – How NHS student mental health service is benefiting students suffering during the pandemic.

In December 2019, A new specialist NHS service in Greater Manchester was set up, to provide Salford university students with the help they need to overcome significant […]

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Four classic Manchester and Salford-based films to see you through lockdown 3.0

As greater Manchester enters yet another lockdown, you may have some extra time on your hands. If so, then go […]

Salford City manager Richie Wellens - Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jOpoyggFg-Y&ab_channel=SalfordCityFC

MATCH PREVIEW: Salford City can climb back into the League Two play off places

Following a comprehensive 3-0 win over Bradford City, Salford could win back to back league games for the first time […]

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Salford’s Abandoned ‘Hidden Gem’ Revealed By Local Explorer

Greater Manchester urban explorer, Martin Zero, has revealed a fascinating look at ‘Wet Earth Colliery’ a magnificently preserved abandoned mine in Clifton, […]

Salford University Graduation Day 2012 at The Lowry
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“It’s a very anticlimactic way to end” University of Salford students reflect on finishing uni in lockdown.

After years of hard work for many, university is coming to an end in the confines of their own home.  […]

‘It was nice to spend the afternoon in a bit of normality’ VE Day street parties sweep Salford, but are they worth the risk?

‘It was nice to spend the afternoon in a bit of normality’ VE Day street parties sweep Salford, but are they worth the risk?

Salford was awash with street parties to celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE day  but the lockdown respite contributed to 2,419 reports […]