Environment

9 months after the E-scooter scheme was implemented, 80,000 trips had been taken by 30,000 riders, covering 100,000 miles. Image: Jonas Jacobsson on Unsplash

Unsafe E-scooters banned on London Networks – is it Time for Salford to Re-evaluate E-scooters too?

Salford residents have their say on whether Salford should introduce a ban as well. On 13th December, Transport for London […]

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 […]

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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 […]

University of Salford (image taken from Google Streetview)

University of Salford ranked 12th most sustainable university in new eco-league

The University of Salford has been ranked first class for sustainability in the new People & Planet League. The university […]

A Reindeer in a pen at a Salford Community Christmas fayre on Saturday.

“They are enslaved” – Salford Animal Rights group criticise use of reindeers in Christmas entertainment

The use of reindeers for entertainment has been described as ‘absolutely disgraceful’ by Salford Animal rights group. The group, who […]

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Clean Air Zone ordered in Salford and Manchester

Photo by Maxim Tolchinskiy on Unsplash The Government has instructed Greater Manchester to introduce a #CleanAirZone to reduce harmful air […]

Roadworks on the A560. (Image credit :Rutabah Khan"

Salford residents left “extremely frustrated” by long-term A560 roadworks

Roadworks in and around Salford have left locals “extremely frustrated”. The roadworks on the A560 Trafford Road have been taking […]

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“This is affecting people in Salford” – Ten Years to Save the World on display at MediaCityUK

A new exhibition comes to Salford, showcasing a selection of comic art which tackles environmental issues. The Ten Years to […]

Screenshot from LinkedIn video of the planned 'Eden' living wall. Link: https://www.linkedin.com/posts/muse-developments_activity-6863445457905979392-z5tZ/. (00:01)

£36m office featuring largest ‘living wall’ in Europe revealed for Salford

The name for the office building that features Europe’s largest ‘living wall’ has been revealed to be ‘Eden’. The £36 […]

The new cycle hire scheme part of The Bee Network is under way

“If you can walk or cycle these short journeys that’d be great” – Walk Ride Salford Central discuss the importance of active travel

Cycling and walking is set to become more common in Salford with the introduction of eco-friendly transport plans. Plans from […]