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Media City Church & Community Club to host clothes swap event

Media City Church & Community Club to host clothes swap event

The Media City Church & Community Club will be hosting a clothes swap event at 4pm on Thursday. The event, […]

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Four Sis4ers Distillery to release their first Christmas advent calendar

Salford’s Four Sis4ters Distillery is set to release their own advent calendar just in time before Christmas. The Four Sis4ter’s […]

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“It’s just a celebration like everything else” – Salford business react to National Own Business Day

Salford business owners have welcomed National Own Business Day, which honours those who have set up their own companies across the country.

Burgerism's food at Trof, NQ, Credit: Mia Duthil-McArthur

Salford takeaway-only burger joint teams up with NQ restaurant for in-house dining

Salford-based delivery joint Burgerism has collaborated with Trof, a Northern Quarter based restaurant, to provide an in-house burger dining opportunity.

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Salford’s tallest building construction set to be approved this week

A 55-storey tower, which would be ‘Salford’s tallest building’ and form part of a 542-apartment scheme, is set to be […]

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“We’re fighting convenience” – Salford’s first zero waste shop hosts its own clothes swap event

The Dispensary, which is widely regarded as Salford’s first zero waste shop, hosted its very first clothes swapping event over the […]

Image: The Treehouse Cafe. Permission to use granted by Eliška at The Treehouse Cafe.

“One of the most important things is to support your local businesses” – Treehouse Cafe owners reflect on running micro-business during a pandemic

Thirsty and hungry customers have been flocking back to an independent coffee shop in Lower Broughton in the week since […]

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“It’s such a great feeling to know that people enjoy my content” – Swinton baker takes over TikTok and Instagram

After starting her business in the first lockdown, the owner of Lizzie Patizzerie has racked up millions of views on […]

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“My goal is to not give up until I’m proud” – Salford designer tackles lockdown by setting up own clothing brand

A Salford-based fashion designer, with no formal training in designing her own clothes, is determined to help empower women to […]

Image Credit: Rebecca Lees & Jen Riley.

Back in Business: “We just love being part of this community – we really do” – the local gift shop owners on their positive experiences of community spirit during the pandemic

Dropping off a donation of soaps to Salford Royal Hospital nurses during the Covid-19 pandemic inspired the owners of Walkden […]