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The Hive community hall as it is today

The Hive in Swinton launches refurbishment fund

The Hive community centre in Victoria Park, Swinton, is looking for donations for refurbishment work needed on the property. The […]

The Peninsula Stadium, photo credit: Salford City

Salford City launch new campaign ‘No Substitute For Talking’ to raise awareness of men’s mental health

Salford City have teamed up with Health Assured to help raise awareness of men’s mental health with a new campaign […]

Salford overpass, coronavirus warning. Image credit: Matthew Lanceley

Salford Covid cases falling after record spike in infections

The record surge in Salford Covid cases from the easing of restrictions is receding but health officials remain cautious. The […]

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“We’ve all been through this” – Salford autism on continuing to support people who need it

Autism is more pervasive than previously thought, a new study suggests. Research conducted by University of Cambridge and Newcastle University […]

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Over-40s walk-in covid-19 vaccinations available for Salford residents

Over 40s are now eligible to get the Covid-19 vaccine in Salford with walk-in clinics being open and no appointment […]

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Salford to receive “vital” extra support for self-isolators as part of Greater Manchester trial funding

More support will be given to self-isolators as part of the piloting of new funding to tackle areas with high […]

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“Words aren’t enough” – Father-of-two praises NHS staff after life-saving brain surgery one year on

29th May 2020 was a life-altering day for Steve Brennan, 40, and his family. Within one hour of his jog […]

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“Just continue doing what we’ve been doing so far” – Walkden councillor settles fears of Indian variant spread

A Salford councillor has said residents should be OK in the face of rising Covid cases of the Indian variant […]

Artist Susan Aggarwal with one of her prints entitled ‘A Rainbow of Flowers Our NHS’, which she sold to help
raise £1,000 for the Critical Care Unit at Salford Royal.

Artist to sell NHS-inspired art to raise money for Salford Royal Critical Care Unit

Professional artist Susan Aggarwal is selling a range of rainbow-coloured floral paintings in aid of Salford Royal Hospital’s critical care […]

Hats for Headway 2019 (photo credit: Samantha Sweeney Ashcroft)

“It’s the hidden disabilities of the brain that causes issues” – Headway Salford speak out for Brain Injury Awareness week

Headway Salford & Trafford are urging people to post a picture donning a wacky hat to social media for Brain […]