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“You don’t get taught how to run parties”- Salford mum starts new party business after having a baby in lockdown

Sue Watson started her business Crazy Kids this year after the pandemic changed her mindset on work.

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“If we go into another lockdown, it will fully stop us from serving people” – Salford’s hospitality businesses on new ‘Plan B’ measures

Salford businesses are being affected by the new Plan B measures with mandatory vaccine passports and further restrictions implemented. The […]

Sam Seddon braving the cold in her converted horsebox. Img credit: Sam Seddon

“You don’t have to be unhappy at an office desk job” – Salford micro-businesses wake up and smell the coffee

Several new micro-businesses in Salford have seen huge success this year, despite the harsh climate for traders. Coffee enthusiast Sam […]

Salford based DJ, SCAPA. Credit: SCAPA

Salford DJ SCAPA believes the DJ industry is prejudiced against women

Reports from DJane mag found that male DJ outnumber their female counterparts by 12 to 1 in club and festival […]

Photograph was taken by Lexie Boardman

Light and Illumination Festival at Salford Quays

Lightwaves light and illuminations will be coming to Salford Quays from the 3rd December to the 12th December 2021, just […]

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Four Sisters Distillery to release first Christmas advent calendar

Salford’s Four Sisters Distillery is set to release its own advent calendar this year – with a miniature bottle of […]

Raanan Malkin. Credit: Raanan Malkin

“I was in big, big trouble” – Salford chocolatier bounces back after lockdown

The owner of a chocolate shop in Salford says his business has recovered after what he described as a difficult […]

this image was taken by me, Sophie Hodgetts

“Things are looking up” – Box on the Docks welcomes visitors to MediaCityUK

Visitors to MediaCityUK have a fresh spot to grab a drink thanks to the launch of the new Box on the Docks this month.

Image: The Treehouse Cafe. Permission to use granted by Eliška at The Treehouse Cafe.

“One of the most important things is to support your local businesses” – Treehouse Cafe owners reflect on running micro-business during a pandemic

Thirsty and hungry customers have been flocking back to an independent coffee shop in Lower Broughton in the week since […]

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Back in Business: new Seven Brothers beer house finally opens to public in MediaCityUK

Salford-based Seven Brothers Brewing company opened its new beer house at MediaCityUK in line with the new government guidelines on […]