Author: Shiree Kasbia

Brett Davies photographed by Owen Peters

“It’s a sport that has taken off this year” – Skating in Salford is on a rise

Image credit: Brett Davies photographed by Owen Peters Skateboard sales have ramped up in Salford as people beat the lockdown boredom. […]

Barrier between Peel Park and River Irwell

“I can’t experience what a lot of able-bodied people can” – footpath barriers making Salford spaces inaccessible

Barriers across footpaths are preventing vulnerable groups being able to use many public spaces, according to a wheelchair user campaigning […]

A Spiralling Mind by Odd Arts UK

“The impact has been huge. We couldn’t ignore it”- Salford CCG funds theatre charity revamp performance to tackle Covid-19

The theatre charity, Odd Arts UK, is putting on an interactive theatre performance for Salford schools using professional actors to […]

‘We do really get a great feeling from doing it’ – Swinton Morrisons gives away 30 meals a day during half-term

‘We do really get a great feeling from doing it’ – Swinton Morrisons gives away 30 meals a day during half-term

Swinton Morrisons say they are giving free packed lunches to families in poverty in Salford because so many people are […]

Halloween themed stones. Credit: Keri Muldoon.

“I just want to spread that bit of happiness” – Halloween from home: Spooky stone hunt in Salford

With trick or treating banned because of COVID-19, a mum of two from Broughton has created a treasure hunt for the half-term festivities.