Broughton

Mocha Parade entrance. Photo Credit: The Urban Collective

‘It’s like time stands still’ – Hanky Park estate and Mocha Parade shops are remembered in a new video blog

Capturing the history of the area you grew up in is something few people think to do, until those landmarks […]

St James Higher Broughton.
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St James Higher Broughton church tackling food poverty in its community

A Salford church is tackling food poverty in its community via a food pantry. St James Higher Broughton has been […]

The young entrepreneur profiting in a pandemic

The young entrepreneur profiting in a pandemic

The current pandemic has hit business’ hard with thousands of individuals being made redundant or placed on a furlough scheme. Freelancers and business owners have not been left unharmed. This […]

George Simms image from Broughton House Instagram.

Veterans nursing home celebrates Movember moustache fundraiser

A Salford nursing home for veterans, which launched a Movember fundraising moustache growing challenge that raised over £1,200, has revealed the […]

“We’ll definitely feel a hit” – What Salford shopkeepers think about building a Lidl on the site of Mocha Parade

“We’ll definitely feel a hit” – What Salford shopkeepers think about building a Lidl on the site of Mocha Parade

Residents have given a mixed reaction to plans to knock down a well-known Salford shopping precinct and build a new […]

On December 4th 2018 a man was shot on his doorstep in Lower Broughton. Two years later the shooter remains unidentified. Credit: Google Maps

Salford Unsolved Shooting

Police close probe into Lower Broughton doorstep shooting

Police in Salford have closed an investigation into a doorstep shooting in Lower Broughton after the victim did not want […]

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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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Salford Foodbank extends project to Swinton gateway and Broughton Hub with new donation point at MediaCityUK

Salford Foodbank is expanding to operate a distribution centre session at Swinton Gateway and Broughton Hub along with adding additional […]

Arrests in Lower Kersal. Credit: Greater Manchester Police.

Three men arrested after latest shooting in Salford

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a shooting in Salford last week. Greater Manchester Police […]

Christmas Grotto (Photo Credit Jenny Dancer)

Salford nursing home spreading Christmas cheer, not letting Covid-19 ruin their Christmas

Laburnum Court Care Home, located just off Lower Broughton, has announced a number of events coming up this December in […]