Author: ZoeBott

Image Credit Lucy Webber (student)

“Just because somebody is smiling does not mean they are not grieving” – Salford Royal to light up for Grief Awareness Week

Salford Royal is one of the hospitals that is set to light up yellow this week by the Northern Care […]

Living Lab
Copyright: Zoe Bott

The Ignition Project enters its £850K phase 2 of the Living Lab

The University of Salford has announced that the £850K Phase 2 of the Ignition Project, a nature-based Living Lab, is […]

Sculpture being filled with molten bronze. 
CC: Emma Rodgers

“It truly is a revolutionary city” – Salford horse sculpture that celebrates local history approaches final hurdle

More details have been added to the Salford horse sculpture that celebrate the city’s history as it begins to be […]

Screenshot from video

Twitter pays tributes to former Great British Bake Off finalist and Salford City Council worker who has died

Former Great British Bake off finalist and Communications Manager at Salford City Council, Luis Troyano, has died aged 48 from oesophageal cancer.

Three sister nature Reserve

“We think it’s the largest number of objectors we ever had” – Eccles Nature Reserve temporarily saved after hundreds object to a plan to cut down 17 trees

Three Sisters nature reserve in Eccles has been temporarily saved after locals objected to the plans by United Utilities to […]

Image permission given By Meryl Lydiate
cc: Doodle Around

“The arts industry will come back” – The Worsley Artist’s business that is still going strong through pandemic

Doodle Around an artist business created by Meryl Lydiate, from Worsley, is still managing to survive and keep going during […]

Salford decluttering business has gone online to help clear Salford homes during the pandemic

Salford decluttering business has gone online to help clear Salford homes during the pandemic

A Salford decluttering business that started just before the lockdown has managed to survive and keep on going by doing […]

Hunger Artist production 
Credit CVIVArts

“We were craving doing our art in a live space” – Another blow for Salford theatres as shows cancelled due to second lockdown

Salford Arts Theatre has had no choice but to cancel productions, including the forthcoming production A Hunger Artist. The show, […]

Photo by Mark Waugh / Walk the Plank - Manchester Day Parade

“For us the recovery fund is very much about survival” Salford arts company offered lifeline from Culture Recovery Fund

Photo by Mark Waugh / Walk the Plank – Manchester Day Parade Salford based Outdoor Arts company Walk the Plank […]

RSPCA fundraiser entry

“We have had an absolute blast doing this fundraiser” – artistic fundraiser raises more than £3,000 for Salford animal charity

RSPCA Manchester and Salford fundraiser, Badly Drawn Pawtraits, has raised more than £3,000 for the animal centre. The fundraiser has […]