Health

“As someone who has struggled personally, I am able to use that experience to inform and educate young people”- University of Salford Student proud to support local Youth Councillors’ mental health

“As someone who has struggled personally, I am able to use that experience to inform and educate young people”- University of Salford Student proud to support local Youth Councillors’ mental health

Lauren Barclay, 23, was tasked with coordinating an engaging mental health event back in October, on behalf of local organisation […]

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“I’m lucky that I’ve lasted twice the average survival spans. But I’m still ambitious to be around when a successful drug is found” – A Salford man with MND on what this year has looked like for him

A year after a Salford resident completed his one thousand push-up challenge, he is now nil by mouth. John Edmondson’s […]

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“I’m going to spend Christmas alone once again” – How Covid-19 Restrictions are affecting Salfordians from abroad

Around 25% of Manchester’s population was born overseas, and Salford, which has seen a population increase of at least 138% […]

Jenny Byrne with Gary Neville, as a child and today. Photo: Jenny Byrne, used with permission

“It was something to just give us hope in a very unknown period of life” – Woman who met Salford City’s Gary Neville as a patient in a children’s hospital lands job at UA92

A young woman who first met Salford City manager and Manchester United legend, Gary Neville, when he visited the children’s […]

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“Choose your indulgences and don’t have everything you’re offered” – A Salford personal trainer’s advice on staying fit over the Christmas period

A Salford personal trainer has suggested how residents can stay fit and healthy over the festive period. Studies have shown […]

“Not only did they save my life but they gave me a second chance”- Young girl who attempted suicide launches fundraiser for Salford Royal staff

“Not only did they save my life but they gave me a second chance”- Young girl who attempted suicide launches fundraiser for Salford Royal staff

An 18-year-old girl who attempted to take her own life this summer is now fundraising for the Salford Royal Trauma […]

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What do the people of Salford think about Covid booster jabs?

Following the Prime Minister’s address to the nation on booster jabs on Sunday, the people of Salford have had their […]

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

Salfordians react to the news that unvaccinated employees could be ‘outed’ at work

New rules state that from today anyone that has come into close contact with someone that has tested positive with […]

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New drive-through vaccination centre to open in Salford

A new drive-through vaccination centre has opened for Salford residents. No appointment is needed for the drive-through site located on […]

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“It’s important to create an awareness that hasn’t been there before” – Salford Deaf Advocacy Meetings to help the deaf community in Salford

The Salford Deaf Advocacy and Support Service have held meetings to help the deaf community in Salford. Everyone two months, […]