Swinton

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“I try and practise before or after work, which is a struggle but you have to treat it more like a job” – Salford snooker sensation pockets another honour

A 19-year-old snooker player from Swinton has won himself a free place at a top professional training school by pocketing […]

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“I’ll be in uniform, sword and medal” – How the community is observing Salford Remembrance Day

During this Salford Remembrance Day, we look back on the achievements and show respect to those that fought and in […]

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“It’s a safe place to come and people need to feel comfortable and relaxed” – Let’s Paint Together re-opens in Swinton

Let’s Paint Together has re-opened face-to-face classes at Worlsey Road Social Club after a move online due to the COVID-19 […]

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“We can come together to achieve this goal” – Swinton’s Co-Op Academy prepares for strike action

Swinton’s Co-Op academy have today announced a teachers strike, commencing Tuesday 19th October and set to last for three days. […]

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“Best chippy in town” – Salford favourite Sykes chippy among best in UK

A community favourite, Sykes Fish and Chips, has placed in the Fry Magazine top 50 UK fish and chip takeaways […]

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Swinton Lions to return to action this weekend in preparation of the new season

Swinton Lions will play their first game in almost a year this Saturday when they visit Bradford Bulls in their […]

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“My main goal is UFC, but first I want the Cage Warriors flyweight belt” – Salford MMA fighter tells all

Salford-born fighter Sheldon Ryan, 26, has made a name for himself in amateur mixed martial arts (MMA) and is now hoping […]

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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 […]

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The Training Academy: Paediatric First Aid course on offer in Swinton

On the 14th and 15th of December, The Training Academy are running a socially distanced paediatric first aid course in […]

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Amateur Rugby ‘on the side lines’ from Covid-19: Cadishead Rhinos on the return of Rugby League

Paul Elliot, the club secretary at Cadishead Rhinos spoke about what it’s like to be an amateur club during COVID-19 […]