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The Hive community hall as it is today. Photo taken by myself

Local community centre forced to close due to Covid-19

A Salford community centre has been forced to shut over the Christmas period due to a rise in Covid-19 cases […]

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Rivalries put aside as three rugby clubs join together to form Salford Swinton girls rugby group

The idea of three rugby clubs coming together to work cohesively is unheard off, but this is exactly what is […]

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Have your say on the Swinton town centre development planning

Salford City Council has opened a public survey for residents to have their say on how to help revive Swinton town centre […]

Image Credit: Fiona Myles

“My heart’s desire is to help other adoptees overcome some of the struggles I have overcome” – Salford author who wrote a book on her life

Fiona Myles, an author from Salford, was adopted at around eight months old. She has now written a book about the […]

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“I try and practise before or after work, which is a struggle but you have to treat it more like a job” – Salford snooker sensation pockets another honour

A 19-year-old snooker player from Swinton has won himself a free place at a top professional training school by pocketing […]

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“If the council weren’t trying to be progressive there wouldn’t be as many people causing an uproar” – Salford campaigner hits back at free Christmas parking

A campaigner from Salford has said he will ask the council how much money was lost after subsiding car parking […]

Swinton Mural. Credit: Harvey Fletcher

The Mancunian mural putting Swinton, and Mr Chips takeaway on the map

One Swinton business sick of the “scruffy graffiti on the side of his chippy”, decided to take matters into their […]

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Home Instead Salford to hold ‘Chat and Wrap’ event in Swinton

Home Instead Salford is holding a ‘Chat and Wrap’ session this Saturday December 11. The session entails wrapping the gifts […]

Everyone at Drive-Thru Santas Grotto
Image Credit: Dan Eden

“We as a church see it as our duty to serve the community” – Dan Eden talks about their Santas Grotto Drive-Thru which offers a new safe Christmas event to the community.

Kings Church in Salford is hosting its second Santa’s Grotto Drive-Thru on the 4th December after their smashing success last […]