Culture

Salford graduate Camilo Ribadeneira. Credit: Hannah Shemilt (@hannahshemilt)

From Macclesfield to Egypt: Successful Salford graduate tells his story

Salford graduate Camilo Ribadeneira has worked on multiple films as well as recently having his work featured by Kodak, but […]

Starring new role for The Lowry in Salford as arts venue signs deal to become temporary ‘Nightingale Court’

Starring new role for The Lowry in Salford as arts venue signs deal to become temporary ‘Nightingale Court’

The Lowry in Salford is set to become a temporary ‘Nightingale Court’, after signing a deal with the Ministry of […]

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LOWRY: GM Artist Hub awarded £60,000 by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation

GM Artist Hub awarded £60,000 by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation to support independent artists, including the Lowry. A project led […]

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Reopening of Working Class Movement Library Reading Room

A popular local reading room is reopening its doors, after spending time putting a series of additional safety measures in […]

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Christopher Eccleston to reprise iconic Doctor Who role

It has been announced that Salford’s own Christopher Eccleston will return to his role as the Doctor Who’s Ninth Doctor […]

Emma Evans working on window art. Image Credit: Emma Evans.

“This is the one way I could contribute” Local Artist raises funds for Salford Royal with window art

Emma Evans has received praise from the Salford community for her bright, uplifting window doodles, with many saying it made their […]

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Ordsall Hall enters next phase of reopening

Salford historical landmark Ordsall Hall’s gardens have reopened. The roughly 750-year-old hall has been hosting support-bubble-sized visits during the COVID-19 […]

Sam Davies (left) and frontman Jake Vickers (right). Image credit - Alyx Ashton

“A rite of passage for Manchester based artists” – The Zangwills’ Sam Davies explains what the closure of two iconic venues will mean for future artists.

Sam Davies (left) and frontman Jake Vickers (right), The Zangwills. Image credit – Alyx Ashton Some would argue that Salford […]

Back In Business: “Not out of the woods yet” – Salford Arts Theatre on surviving Covid

Back In Business: “Not out of the woods yet” – Salford Arts Theatre on surviving Covid

Salford Arts Theatre has long been a local landmark. Drawing on Salford’s rich arts history, it’s been the host of […]