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“It felt like something to celebrate” – 100 year anniversary shirt part of Eccles Rugby Club fundraising campaign

Eccles Rugby Club is launching a limited edition heritage shirt as part of their fundraising efforts which will see them […]

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“We want to challenge all the misconceptions people have about dog rescues” – Dogs4Rescue raising money to secure a more peaceful living for unwanted dogs

Dogs4Rescue, a Salford kennel-free rescue organisation, is currently raising £199,000 to buy 43 acres of land to help rehabilitate unwanted […]

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Construction gets underway on Salford Royal’s major £68 million development

Building work has begun on the £68 million new major trauma centre at Salford Royal Hospital. The Facility’s main role […]

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The Eccles vaccination centre has reopened

The Covid-19 vaccination centre in Eccles is back up and running, after its closure earlier this month.  Eccles vaccination centre […]

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“It’s very welcome news” – Eccles Rugby Club excited as date set for return

Eccles Rugby Club has welcomed the latest government announcement which means the club could be opening up at the end […]

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“We’re exhausted” – King’s Arms landlady responds to Government roadmap out of lockdown

A landlady of a Salford pub has reacted to the roadmap out of lockdown set by Boris Johnson yesterday. Lisa […]

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“We are overwhelmed being nominated” – Local taxi service nominated for Salford award

An Eccles taxi firm has been nominated for the Spirit of Salford Award after being put forward by locals. Established […]

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Eccles coffee shop Malaga Drift thanks customers for seeing it through lockdown

Loyal customers have helped an Eccles cafe get through lockdown despite being limited to takeaways. Gordon Conway, owner of the […]

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“There’s no better way to finish our journey”- Former Kandy Kabin to host Salford Baby Bank charity

A former sweet shop in Langworthy is providing a home for the Salford Baby Bank until 80,000 tickets are sold […]