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Buile Hill Christmas Collection.
Permission given by Jennifer-Anne Smith.

“It’s more important to just try and bring a bit of joy back” – Buile Hill organises Christmas Collection in aid of Salford charities

The Buile Hill Mansion Association are looking for donations to their Christmas Food and Gift Collection which will support local […]

Salford Poppy Trail. Permission given by Vicki Tyrer.

“It brings the community together for all those that have lost loved ones” – Salford church hosts Walkden Poppy Trail for Remembrance Day

Friends of St. Mary’s Park in Walkden are hosting a Poppy Trail this Saturday at 11am. The drop-in session will […]

Worsley Wanderers Women's FC team.
Permission given by Kieran Rabbitt.

“Winning is important, but having fun is just as important, and I think that’s what we saw on Sunday” – Salford club hosts first ever ladies’ game at their new home

AFC Monton hosted their first ever ladies’ football game at the weekend as Worsley Wanderers took on AFC Bury Blue. […]

Salford Monopoly launch at Media City - credit: @SalfordFoodbank

Do not pass GO, go straight to Peel Park! – Salford’s very own Monopoly board has launched

The City of Salford now has its very own Monopoly board game. The edition features 30 of Salford’s most popular […]

The Food Collective, Salford. Credit: Nicky Jones.

“It’s open to everybody and there is something in there for everyone” – Non-profit Salford food market selling local produce in aid of community

A non-profit food market has opened its doors in Salford’s The Angel Centre to help feed local families. The Food […]

Onwards and Upwards 'Daffodil Doorstop Drop' packages.

“That’s what it’s always about – helping people to help themselves” – Community group organise ‘daffodil doorstop drops’ to brighten lockdown

Onwards and Upwards, a Salford community well-being group, has been dropping off local daffodil packages to brighten up lockdown doorsteps. […]

Girlguiding GMW recruitment campaign. Credit: Girlguiding GMW.

“It’s about getting involved in the community and giving back” – Girlguiding volunteers needed in Salford

Girlguiding Greater Manchester West County have recently launched an online recruitment campaign in the search of new volunteers. Anyone over […]

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“This is very real, it’s not going away” – Salford PT running 48 miles in 48 hours to raise money for new Project67 women’s home

A Salford personal trainer has taken on the 4x4x48 challenge in the hope of raising £3000 to help fund a […]

John Edmondson, who is raising money for MND. Credit: John Edmondson.

Salford duo seeks fundraisers for Motor Neurone Disease during lockdown

Salford hairdresser, John Edmondson, 61, and his former business partner, Paul Donegan, also 61, are asking people to get involved […]

The Tiger Moth pub in Irlam. Credit: Google Street View.

“It’s a lovely little story in bad times” – Irlam pub to host weekly support sessions tackling loneliness and isolation during Coronavirus

The Tiger Moth pub in Irlam is to open its doors on Monday 14 December as the venue for new […]