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Salford’s newest virtual dance class gains 100 members after one week

More than 100 children have joined Salford Community Leisure’s (SCL) School of Dance virtual dance classes after only a week […]

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“At least it got my Mum out of the house” – Importance of charity shops as they prepare to reopen

Nigel Chadwick, CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons Charity shops in Salford are preparing to reopen as post-lockdown plans begin […]

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Why Eccles Cakes should be honoured on National Cake Day

Jamesjones79, CC BY-SA 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons Eccles cakes have been a staple of the Northern diet for centuries, […]

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Brighter Futures encourage their learners to engage in new life skills with local charity

Learners at Brighter Futures have taken part in a new educational workshop by Salford charity, ‘Prevent2Protect’. The charity visited the […]

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Salford brand brings fashion and equality together

Salford brand, KALA, strives to combine the love of fashion with the need to promote equality and diversity; whilst also […]

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“It has become part of the community” – Worsley florist on the impact of the pandemic

The Coronavirus pandemic has had an impact on many small businesses in Salford, but with Christmas just around the corner, […]

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Salford learner drivers forced to cancel lessons and tests

Image credit: Morton Lin on Flickr https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/ Across Salford, thousands of learner drivers have had to halt their education as […]

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“All they want is love” Salford residents foster dogs in need

Some Salford residents are finding that they have more time on their hands due to the pandemic; using up this […]

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Salford University Netball Club successfully donates food to Salford Foodbank

Salford University Netball Club, SUNC, recently donated over 200 items to Salford Food Bank and the team’s old netballs to […]

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The ‘Monton Mama’ on a mission to promote local activities and businesses

As parents across Salford try to cope with the lockdown and keeping their little ones occupied, ‘the Monton Mama’ is […]