Retail & Business

Staff at Yetti's Kitchen, Eccles. 
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“Dance your socks off” – Eccles restaurant hosts virtual Christmas party

Yetti’s Kitchen, of Liverpool Road, Eccles, will be hosting a virtual Christmas party tomorrow evening.  The African and British-style restaurant will host the […]

“They really shows the spirit of a working-class town” – the bakery bringing Eccles cakes up to date in Salford

“They really shows the spirit of a working-class town” – the bakery bringing Eccles cakes up to date in Salford

A family run bakery in Salford has rekindled the tradition of producing Eccles cakes – in Eccles. The Albert Street […]

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“I’ve had some fabulous times here”- Salboy restores Castle Irwell’s Racecourse Turnstile building as part of 500-home urban village

Image credit: Salboy Property development company Salboy has restored a Salford landmark as part of its 500-home urban village. The […]

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“I will be working a minimum of 46 hours in just one week” – Retail and hospitality staff on working during Christmas

With Christmas fast approaching, many people who work in shops will be busier than ever, working to match the demand […]

“We’ll definitely feel a hit” – What Salford shopkeepers think about building a Lidl on the site of Mocha Parade

“We’ll definitely feel a hit” – What Salford shopkeepers think about building a Lidl on the site of Mocha Parade

Residents have given a mixed reaction to plans to knock down a well-known Salford shopping precinct and build a new […]

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“l regret taking the loan” – Salford hairdresser regrets spending over half of £50K government hardship loan on online shopping

A Salford-based hairdresser has described her regret at taking a government hardship loan, available to small businesses struggling during Covid-19, […]

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“It has become part of the community” – Worsley florist on the impact of the pandemic

The Coronavirus pandemic has had an impact on many small businesses in Salford, but with Christmas just around the corner, […]

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“The lockdown won’t stop us” – New Afro Caribbean store opens in heart of Eccles

A new Afro-Caribbean food shop, Busketi B Afro Caribbean Superstore, opened in Eccles Shopping Centre during the lockdown. Bisi Apata, 44, shop owner […]

“Art gives us purpose and aids our wellbeing” – Covid-19 Zoom art classes aim to turn lockdown into a colourful experience

“Art gives us purpose and aids our wellbeing” – Covid-19 Zoom art classes aim to turn lockdown into a colourful experience

Covid-19 Zoom art classes are turning lockdown into a colourful experience with new skills and challenges to be discovered. Hannah […]

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Pop-up beerhouse plans on ice as second lockdown kicks in for Seven Brothers

Salford brewery Seven Brothers is closing its doors and moving back online in light of the lockdown starting on Thursday. […]