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“I’m not a Tesco. I’m not an Aldi. I’m a tiny little shop” – Eco-shop not eligible for emergency funding

The Dispensary in Walkden had just a few months of standard business operation before Covid struck and changed everything. The […]

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Kidscan charity find new ways to fundraise after announcement of January lockdown

After the announcement of another national lockdown, Salford charity Kidscan children’s cancer research, have had to postpone events that they […]

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Police are appealing for information after a teenager was stabbed in Salford

Slinkierbus268, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons Police are appealing for information after a teenager was stabbed in Salford. […]

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“We wanted to do something within our community” – Children from Moorside Primary School make recycled patchwork blankets for Emmaus Salford

The Willow classes from Moorside Primary school in Swinton, have created patchwork blankets made from recycled crisp packets and donated […]

Eccles cafe is under new management for the eighth time in eleven years

Eccles cafe is under new management for the eighth time in eleven years

Tapas cafe, ‘Ajo’, on Church Road, has been sold for an eighth time in the past decade. The business traded […]

Rachel Richardson from Emmaus Salford, Jane Galbraith from SPCT Inclusion and Damian, companion at Emmaus Salford. Sent in an Emmaus press release

Salford homelessness charity pioneers pop-up GP surgery

Homelessness charity Emmaus Salford is pioneering a new approach to community health by hosting a weekly pop-up GP service at […]

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“Salford people are fantastic, they’ve always donated in the past”- The Small Change Challenge

A Salford man is asking residents to collect their loose change for a children’s hospice. Edwin green, 68, started The […]

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“As a charity, everything’s changed for us” – Domestic abuse charity Salford Survivor Project on 2020

In May 2020, the number of reported cases was 68,000 which is up by 8,000 cases from last year. One […]