Author: Michael Smith

“We’re all very proud of the eco-friendly reputation of Salford.” – Salford praised as amongst most climate friendly areas in North West

“We’re all very proud of the eco-friendly reputation of Salford.” – Salford praised as amongst most climate friendly areas in North West

A Salford Green Party member has praised Salford’s position as the most climate friendly area in the North West.

Salford is the most climate-friendly area in the North West

Salford is the most climate-friendly area in the North West

Research by environmental campaign group Friends of the Earth has found that Salford is the most climate-friendly council in the North West.

“A chance to work” – Salford campaign on value of social enterprises

“A chance to work” – Salford campaign on value of social enterprises

From October 7-12 Social Enterprise UK are trying to encourage consumers and businesses to spend their money at social enterprises.

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“Salford is a failing council” – Conservative campaigns for Worsley in local elections

Conservative Councillor Robin Garrido is representing Worsley in the upcoming local elections on Thursday, May 2 and today spoke about what he believes to be Salford Councils financial failures and its inability to protect green belt land.

“Reckless and unsustainable” – Green candidate criticises Andy Burnham’s housing proposals

“Reckless and unsustainable” – Green candidate criticises Andy Burnham’s housing proposals

Green party Councillor Bryan Blears yesterday sent a letter to the Mayor of Manchester Andy Burnham, calling his new housing proposals “reckless and unsustainable”.

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One in ten adults over 40 are diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes

In Salford just under 14,000 people are currently diagnosed with diabetes, an estimated 90% of which will have Type 2 Diabetes.

FA Trophy: Salford City face a replay against Maidstone United aiming for a quarter final spot

FA Trophy: Salford City face a replay against Maidstone United aiming for a quarter final spot

Salford City play Maidstone United in a FA Trophy third round replay hoping to qualify for the quarter finals and a tie with Stockport County.