Reviews

Ellesmere Lake. Image by Annie Brewer

“Charming and delightful”- Review of the RHS Garden Bridgewater’s ‘Glow’

Christmas in Greater Manchester usually evokes memories of busy market streets, crowds round stalls and being squashed up against other […]

REVIEW: Runremedy shares her struggles with the weight of labels in WIFE EP

Born in New Jersey, longtime Salfordian Robin Koob recently released an EP titled WIFE under her stage name Runremedy. When […]

Lowry press picture. Photo by Simon Annand https://www.flickr.com/photos/thelowry/49424195261/in/album-72157712781814827/

Review: ‘Nutcracker!’ by Matthew Bourne ignites festivities at The Lowry

When you think of revolutionising a 130-year-old Christmas classic, dancers licking each other’s arms, vigorous bum shaking, and a ginormous […]

The instructor of Pop Up Painting going through the process.

A PopUp Painting Review – Salford painting event turned night into a pleasant mixture of creativity and elegance

The instructor of Pop Up Painting going through the process. The PopUp Painting events, launched in 2013, aims to bring […]

Remembering the way promo poster

REVIEW: ‘Remembering the Way’ – A hilarious and touching reflection on the life of a black man at ‘The Kings Arms’

Remembering the Way “A love story to Moss side” is the heartbreaking story of a man with the early onset […]

Credit - Photographer/Videographer Harry Green

REVIEW: Salford alumni welcomes a sell-out show with ‘Sour Milk’

Sour Milk is a heart-breaking story following the lives of two queer friends navigating themselves through the 1980’s Aids epidemic. […]

Trolley Productions, (credit: Jamie McGregor)

Review: A night of live music with Trolley Productions at the Old Pint Pot

A diverse cast of musicians came together last Thursday for a celebration of independent talent hosted by Salford-based label Trolley Productions […]

Elizabeth Charnley first qualified as a Green Badge Tourist Guide in April 2019. Image Credit: Elizabeth Charnley.

An insight into Salford’s rich history – all from the comfort of your home

Before the turbulent year that was 2020, nobody could have imagined that an online tour of Bridgewater Canal would be […]

The Cavs. Credit: Holly Pritchard.

“He looked like someone who wanted to be in a band”- Meet ‘The Cavs’, indie-rock band with Eccles roots

Laid-back local lads, ‘The Cavs’, are a five-piece indie-rock band with roots in Eccles, Salford. The band members are: (Absent […]