Environment

A rabbit. Image credit: Pixabay.

“Wildlife is less timid and more visible” How lockdown has affected Salford’s wildlife and green spaces

One unexpected side-effect of the COVID crisis is a significant uptick in wildlife activity. With fewer people out and about, […]

Google Maps image, Mocha Parade fly-tipping hot spot

Surge in fly-tipping follows Salford tip closures

Fly-tipping culprits were exposed around the Blackfriars area last week by a group leader from Salford Litter Heroes. Salford Litter […]

Image sourced from Google Street View.

Some Salford tips will reopen this weekend – but only for ‘absolutely necessary’ visits

Salford Council have today revealed that some household waste sites will re-open from this Saturday, but have urged the public to only go if ‘absolutely necessary’.

Image credit given by David Yates

Ramblers Walking group urging public to help identify historic footpaths

Salford Ramblers. Image credit given by David Yates Ramblers are a walking group with regional teams who simply go walking […]

Photo Credit: Jean Verdeyen
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“Imagine a world without wildlife”: Salford on World Wildlife Day

Photo Credit: Jean Verdeyen Today is World Wildlife Day and Salford has been celebrating. This year’s theme is ‘Sustaining all Life […]

Pupils working on up cycling their clothes. 
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Salford activist encourages upcycling clothes as “it’s unique and good for the planet”

A Salford activist is encouraging people to upcycle their unworn clothes through sewing workshops at Islington Mill. Charlotte Keyworth-Clarke, a […]

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“Isn’t it time we got clean air?” Salford is fighting against air pollution

Clean Air Greater Manchester asks “150 years ago Greater Manchester got clean water. Isn’t it time we got clean air?” […]