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“I had not to become emotionally involved to the extent where I would be weeping tears.“ – Michael Goodger reveals all about his Salford documentary 50 years on

It has been 50 years since Michael Goodger, 86, set out onto the streets of Salford to capture the transformation […]

Kolin Richmond-Hughes (Credit: David Poucher)

Salford poet releases book inspired by LGBTQ legacies

A Salford poet has published a book about LGBTQ+ issues across Greater Manchester. Kolin Richmond-Hughes, 45, of Cannon Street, Salford […]

Jasmin Bakhre: Women with Wings. Image credit: Mwika Bulaya

“We’re hoping to do this each and every year.” Women with Wings celebrate Black History Month in Little Hulton

As Black History Month comes to an end, training provider Women with Wings ended their celebrations at the Bethany Family Worship […]

‘It breaks my heart every time I walk through the park’ – Salford musician talks memories of Buile Hill Mansion

‘It breaks my heart every time I walk through the park’ – Salford musician talks memories of Buile Hill Mansion

A woman from Salford has shared her heartbreak as Buile Hill Mansion, a place she played in as a young […]

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An evening with Noel Gallagher at Salford Lads’ Club sold out in under a minute

A fund-raising event at Salford Lads’ club, a Q and A with Oasis star Noel Gallagher, has sold out in […]

The unveiling of a poignant sculpture by renowned artist Alfie Bradley to mark the historic D-Day 75th anniversary year,The sculpture named D-Day Soldiers of Sacrifice has been created in tribute to 4,414 allied servicemen who lost their lives on D-Day, the first day of the Allied invasion of Normandy. It is set to embark across the UK to Normandy in France on a special one-off tour starting today before taking up residence in Portsmouth in time for the official commemerations in June.

D-Day 75th anniversary tribute begins nationwide tour at Salford Quays

Over 4,000 replica bullets have been used to create a breathtaking tribute sculpture for the 75th anniversary of D-Day, unveiled at Salford Quays.

Ordsall celebrates 25 years of Lighting the Legend

Ordsall celebrates 25 years of Lighting the Legend

Ordsall residents on Thursday celebrated twenty-five years of ‘Lighting the Legend’ with a photographic exhibition commemorating the lantern festival.