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“The money we raise gives so many people great opportunities” – Salford woman to walk 6.6 miles for Francis House Children’s Hospice

Whilst on maternity leave, Salford mum-of-3 Pagan Jones had the idea to raise money within her community for local causes. […]

Members of Manchester Rise Up holding their protest sign. (Picture by Mel Cionco)

“We are going to keep coming, and the BBC has another thing coming if they think this is going away” – Activists gather in Media City

Activists from Manchester Trans Rise UP protested last Saturday in Salford’s Media City to speak out against the BBC’s handling […]

Gloria Egan cuts the ribbon and opens the bench to the public Credit: Age UK Salford, Paul Sherlock.

Disbanded Salford flower club donates bench to Community hub as its’ final legacy

Winton Flower Club, which recently disbanded after 62 years, have donated a bench to Critchley community hub, using the last […]

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“Wearing a mask is just one measure” – Salford academic’s advice over reducing the spread of COVID-19

A lecturer at the University of Salford has urged Salfordians to take up offers of booster vaccinations. Covid booster jabs […]

Peter Roberts receiving his first vaccine on December 16th. (Image:  Salford CCG)

Salford residents being denied their covid jabs despite the centres advertising walk-in vaccines

Frustrated Salford residents have been turned away from vaccine centres across the city despite being told they could get their […]

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“I tried to commit suicide three times” – The dark reality of suffering from extreme gambling harm

A Salford woman is in more than £60,000 worth of debt to gambling addiction without ever setting foot in a […]

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“People have to be aware themselves of their body and how it works” – The Salford group raising awareness for breast cancer

A group in Salford have created a project which shows a woman’s journey with breast cancer. The ‘Think Pink’ project […]

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“There’s no better feeling than knowing you’re making a real difference” – Salford online safety on Computer Security Day

The boss of a new Salford cyber initiative has warned Salfordians of the dangers of online scams on Computer Security […]

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“Thanks very much” – Incredible Edible hits crowd funder goal of £10,000 to improve park in Salford

In October of 2021, Incredible Edible set the goal of £10,000 to boost a community project at Buile Hill Park. […]

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“We’ve worked for the homeless every year so why change it now”- Salford gym to host 24-hour cross fit fundraiser event

A Salford gym owner has organised a 24-hour cross fit event to help raise money towards homelessness. Paul O’Dee, owner […]