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Emma Smith, project manager for Empowered Conversations and Age UK Salford CEO, Dave Haynes

Specialist virtual dementia support will be delivered locally by Age UK Salford and Empowered Conversations

Age UK Salford has teamed up with dementia communications specialists to continue to deliver unique online support amidst the coronavirus pandemic. […]

“We’ll see family over Zoom on Christmas Day” – the older generation in Salford staying safe from Covid while waiting for vaccine

“We’ll see family over Zoom on Christmas Day” – the older generation in Salford staying safe from Covid while waiting for vaccine

A Swinton resident is foregoing Christmas with his family due to concerns over Covid-19, saying ‘the finishing line is in […]

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New affordable online shop will make Christmas easier for local families

A new online shop has launched selling toys, books and games for babies and children, most of which have been kindly […]

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“It was clear the choir had to keep together” – Salford Choral Society keeps music flowing online in lockdown

Leading North West choir, the Salford Choral Society, has been adapting to life in a pandemic by continuing to rehearse […]

“I wanted to make a real difference to people” – Buy-One-Give-One stall on food poverty, Covid and the kindness of people in Salford

“I wanted to make a real difference to people” – Buy-One-Give-One stall on food poverty, Covid and the kindness of people in Salford

After finishing his degree in business and economics, Duncan Swainsbury set up his own social enterprise Bounceback Food to help […]

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Salford Council warning over dangerous costumes this Halloween

High infection rates in the city mean that Trick-or-Treating is banned this October, as the government announced that going from door-to-door […]

The Bard of Salford himself Dr. John Cooper Clarke.
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‘I Wanna Be Yours’ national tour announced for ‘Bard of Salford’ John Cooper Clarke

John’s new show is scheduled to start in May next year and will showcase his poetry, stories and eccentric humour and will commence in Manchester.

New lockdown restrictions for Salford expected to be announced this evening

New lockdown restrictions for Salford expected to be announced this evening

Image credit: EU2017EE Estonian Presidency / CC BY (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0) New lockdown measures will be announced tonight in a move that […]