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Review: ‘Nutcracker!’ by Matthew Bourne ignites festivities at The Lowry

When you think of revolutionising a 130-year-old Christmas classic, dancers licking each other’s arms, vigorous bum shaking, and a ginormous […]

Operation AVRO. Photo credit: Jessica Tee

“We want to be at the forefront, and we want to reassure the community” Greater Manchester Police launch Operation Avro across Salford

A series of dawn raids marked the launch of a major 24-hour police crackdown on crime across Salford. From 5am […]

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“It’s like a hobby instead of a job because I love what I do” – The teen who shot to fame with his Worsley celebrity carwash

15-year-old Zykiah Ditchett began washing the cars of relatives and has since transformed his business into a Worsley celebrity carwash, […]

Photo credit: Claire Farmer

“It was one of them moments of sheer madness” – Quays Running Club member takes part in London Marathon

Last weekend Claire Farmer, member of Quays Running Club took part in the London Marathon after training for it three […]

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“One person made a difference in my life, all it takes is one person” – JD Dance celebrates its five-year anniversary

This month, Salford dance school JD Dance will be celebrating their fifth year of being open. Owner, Jennie Doolan started […]

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“I just tried to picture the money I was raising… It spurred me to keep going” – Marathon runner David Blake raises thousands for Salford children’s charity

On Sunday, 3rd October, first-time marathon runner David Blake took part in the London Marathon, raising over £3,300 for Wood […]

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RHS Garden Bridgewater opens today with free visits for Salford Residents every Tuesday

The long-awaited multi-million pound tourist attraction RHS Garden Bridgewater finally opened today – and all Salford residents will be able […]

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“We’re absolutely thrilled to be able to welcome people back” – Northern Ballet among acts confirmed for Lowry reopening

The Lowry in Salford has confirmed its re-opening line-up as the country enters the next phase of lockdown easing from […]

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“We can eradicate this virus” – Walk-in Salford Covid-19 vaccination appointments begin

Salford residents over the age of 40 are now able to secure their first Covid vaccination jab via a walk-in […]

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“I think a lot of poets and performers have just been really really missing live gigs ,” – Salford poet hosts online event for World Poetry Day

Salford-based Canadian poet Rose Condo is hosting a charity poetry event called #HavePoemsWillTravel on Sunday 21 March in celebration of […]