Art

Art kits from Arts Let Loose, Swinton (Photo: Amy Coffey)

Swinton group offering free art kits for Salford kids stuck at home

Swinton-based non-profit organisation, Arts Let Loose have stocked up on free art kits for children to make lockdown a bit more bearable.

Credited. Melissa Maxfield

‘I thought I’d just give it a bash’ – The Salford mum who wrote a novel in a month

A mum from Salford has written a book in a month after accepting a national challenge. Novice author Rebecca Greaves […]

“I believe it’s right to put something back in life” – Florence Nightingale painting on sale for Salford hospice

“I believe it’s right to put something back in life” – Florence Nightingale painting on sale for Salford hospice

A painting of Florence Nightingale is being sold to raise money for St Ann’s Hopice which has a branch in […]

Credit: Chris Payne.

“Art at your front door” – giant Mystery Bird light show comes to Salford

A display of giant birds projected onto buildings was staged in Salford. The ‘Mystery Bird’ light show was put on […]

Dark Days, Luminous Nights Graphic (Credit: Manchester Collective)

Dark Days, Luminous Nights: The experimental Salford exhibition coming to The White Hotel

These days, we can’t seem to escape from change. Whether it’s a change to the way we work, communicate or […]

Salford theatre company brings Christmas spirit to children’s charity

Salford theatre company brings Christmas spirit to children’s charity

 Photograph Credit: Catherine Kingston Despite Covid restrictions, a Salford theatre company plans to perform at a Christmas Charity event for […]

Salford actor, Adrian Palmer.
Credit: Holly Pritchard.

Salford actor is performing an online Zoom reading of A Christmas Carol to raise money for Ramblers charity

Salford based actor and avid rambler, Adrian Palmer, has been getting creative during this year’s lockdown by hosting online readings […]

Helena Worthington stood in front of her 'Box on the Docks' design

“I have pride in Salford”: Gogglebox star creates Box on the Docks mural

Credit: Nathan Chandler Photography Gogglebox regular and Salford University student Helena Worthington has created a mural in honour of her hometown.  The fine art student, who […]

SLeuty Designs Original Piece
Image Credit: Sophie Leuty

“I think companies will go more online now” How Covid-19 has impacted a small business

An online arts business set up by a Salford student after being placed on furlough has been an instant success. […]