Environment

Illustration of Hulton Streetin Salford. Image Credits: Salford City Council

Salford City Council to spend £22m on eco-friendly schemes for cyclists and pedestrians

New multi-million pound eco-friendly schemes are in the pipeline to encourage employees to walk or cycle to work in Salford instead of […]

“We are in the s***”- Extinction Rebellion protests BBC ‘misinformation’ at Media City

“We are in the s***”- Extinction Rebellion protests BBC ‘misinformation’ at Media City

Extinction Rebellion protesters glued themselves to the BBC building in Media City today.

“I’m not going to give up raising awareness” – zero-waste pop up shop comes to Irlam

“I’m not going to give up raising awareness” – zero-waste pop up shop comes to Irlam

The owner of a zero-waste store in Sale has hosted the first zero-waste pop-up shop in Irlam, in hopes Salford residents being more eco-friendly.

The Little Woolden Moss in Irlam. Image credits: The Lancashire Wildlife Trust

£3.2m Carbon Landscape project aims to restore wetlands

A five-year Lancashire Wildlife Trust project will restore Little Woolden Moss in Irlam and improve other mosses in Salford. The […]

Image credit Chloe Deakin

Salford businesswoman urges residents to waste less this Christmas

A Salford businesswoman is urging people to ditch non-recyclable wrapping paper for more environmentally friendly alternatives. 

Photo credit: Isabella Foster

Christmas tree company urges people to be green this year

Salford families are being encouraged to replant and recycle trees this year.  Workers at Woodheys Christmas Trees have made wooden […]

Image Credit: Caitlin Gray

Salford Council spreads #WarmSalford as temperatures continue to drop

The days are getting shorter and the nights are getting colder as winter closes in. This Autumn alone, temperatures in […]

Organiser Chris Blood making repairs. credit Yann Robinson

“We want to give new life to broken things” How a Repair Café in Boothstown is promoting sustainability

The village of Boothstown is host to just one of many Repair Cafés across the UK, an international movement encouraging […]

Chris Swallow and Andy Partington from Creamline, Eccles | Photo credit: Rebecca Schott

“Salford is the cornerstone of our business” Meet the milkmen with a sustainable mission

A Salford-based family business delivers traditional glass bottles of milk in an effort to cut down the amount of plastic […]