Author: Matt Roberts

Salford grassroots football clubs struggling to secure funding

Salford grassroots football clubs struggling to secure funding

Beechfield United are like many grassroots clubs in Salford and England, struggling to secure the necessary funding for their junior clubs.

GMP are investigating an attempted murder following a shooting outside Kingston Mill in Salford

Arrests made in Salford attempted murder investigation

Police have arrested two men on suspicion of attempted murder and possession of a firearm, in relation to a shooting in Salford in November.

Salford City's manager Graham Alexander on the touchline

Alexander: Salford City ‘must focus on next game’ after end to unbeaten-run

Salford City manager Graham Alexander has said his side must “focus on the next game” when they face Gateshead in the FA Trophy, rather than dwell on an end to their 20-game unbeaten run last Saturday.

Stagecoach’s Singing Santas raising money for children’s hospital

Stagecoach’s Singing Santas raising money for children’s hospital

Bus users in Salford might find themselves joined by a certain festive figure over the coming weeks, but don’t worry – Santa’s sleigh hasn’t in fact broken down.

Reading's Nick Blackman celebrates scoring his side's first goal late in the game.

Salford football star looking to take on Spanish second division

Salford-born striker Nick Blackman, who plays for Derby County, has spoken about his season-long loan to Spain to play for second division side Sporting Gijon.

Beechfield United helping grassroots football flourish in Salford

Beechfield United helping grassroots football flourish in Salford

Often forgotten in football are the local grassroots clubs playing for their love of the game, and Salford side Beechfield United are just one such side.

Salford City striker Rory Gaffney scores a last minute equaliser against Braintree Town. Photo by Matt Roberts (@atwmroberts)

Salford City earn dramatic late draw against Braintree Town

Salford City scored in the first and last minute of their National League match as they earned a 2-2 draw against Braintree Town at the Peninsula Stadium.

Developer submits plans for £7m residential development in Langworthy

Developer submits plans for £7m residential development in Langworthy

A property developer has submitted plans for a new 44-apartment project on a vacant site next to the Langworthy Metrolink stop.

Salford City joint-managers ‘agree to depart’

Salford City have parted company with joint-managers Anthony Johnson and Bernard Morley, citing “irreconcilable differences”. The Ammies lifted the Vanarama […]