Author: Olivia Macphail

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Kidscan charity find new ways to fundraise after announcement of January lockdown

After the announcement of another national lockdown, Salford charity Kidscan children’s cancer research, have had to postpone events that they […]

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“We wanted to do something within our community” – Children from Moorside Primary School make recycled patchwork blankets for Emmaus Salford

The Willow classes from Moorside Primary school in Swinton, have created patchwork blankets made from recycled crisp packets and donated […]

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“We have been overwhelmed by the generosity of donations at such a difficult time’ – Salford Baby Bank thankful for donations from Salford Community

Salford Baby Bank from Daughters of Salford are thankful to the Salford community for their generous donations to their charity […]

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“Savers of the future rather than borrowers” – Salford Credit Union launches new loan product

Salford Credit Union have announced a new family loan product that will be available to apply from the 23rd November. […]

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“I see the difference we make” – Salford’s St Ann’s Hospice welcomes new Chief Executive

Starting her career as a nurse at Withington Hospital, Rachel has gone on to work in a variety of roles in The Christie Hospital NHS Trust

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Salford Foodbank sees increase in demand during Covid-19

Salford Foodbanks have re-opened to help meet the increased demand for food parcels during the Covid-19 pandemic. The foodbanks opened […]

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Salford Gaddum helping to support carers through Covid-19 and beyond

Sam Palmer, a Salford resident and Head of Development and Innovation at Gaddum Carers service, explains how Gaddum and the […]

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Ask Antruk workers – they care, they listen, they advise

Small public funded charity Antibiotic Research UK (Antruk) is working tirelessly to find new research and new medications to replace […]

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Salford hearts helping to unite parted loved-ones during lockdown

The Salford community is coming together to make pairs of palm-sized hearts to be delivered to hospitals and care homes […]

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St Ann’s Hospice says cheers to volunteers

This week St Ann’s Hospice is saying cheers as the charity celebrates volunteers week – but without its volunteers. Helpers […]