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Fighting on the frontlines: a first-hand account of one hospital worker’s fight against Covid-19

Fighting on the frontlines: a first-hand account of one hospital worker’s fight against Covid-19

A teenage student from Salford is finding out what life is really like on the front line fighting Coronavirus. Here […]

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Salford removal company help make room for 150 new ITU beds at Royal Bolton Hospital

Anchor Removals,┬ábased in Worsely, has helped Royal Bolton Hosptial create space for 150 new ITU beds to cope with coronavirus. […]

Ambulances line up at Salford Royal ready to take people home. Image credit: Holly Pritchard

BREAKING: Salford coronavirus cases over 270, every region’s new numbers released

Salford now has 273 confirmed cases of coronavirus. The data was released today by the Department for Health and Social […]

The M602 Motorway. Image on the left; screenshot

“It went all night from Monday. No breaks” Roadworks in Weaste keep residents awake overnight

Roadworks that went well into the night on the M602 have disturbed residents in Weaste. “noise-related” activities are meant to […]

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“It’s all quite frightening and strange” Life in lockdown as a freelancer

COVID-19 is hitting every part of the economy, but when it comes to the theatre and arts industry, actors and […]

Banner outside of Manchester Royal Infirmary showing solidarity. Image credits: Holly Pritchard 2020

BREAKING: Salford coronavirus cases over 240, every region’s new numbers released

Salford now has 242 confirmed cases of coronavirus. The data was released today by the Department for Health and Social […]

“I just had to do something to help my local community!” Salford volunteers support their neighbours

“I just had to do something to help my local community!” Salford volunteers support their neighbours

Volunteers have joined together to support Salford residents through the coronavirus pandemic. Step into Action, founded in Walkden & Little […]

NHS workers for NWAS from left to right: Colin Robinson and John Horrocks. Credit: John Horrocks.

Kids in Salford are helping keep up morale of NHS frontline workers during coronavirus pandemic

Three children of an NHS key worker for North West Ambulance Service have decided to make some inspiring gifts for […]

Rebecca Long- Bailey being interviewed on the Media City University Campus (CC: Harry Dunnett)

Rebecca Long-Bailey loses Labour leadership battle

Salford and Eccles MP, Rebecca Long-Bailey has lost the Labour leadership race. The Corbyn continuity candidate was defeated by Keir […]