Tag: Book

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‘I thought I’d just give it a bash’ – The Salford mum who wrote a novel in a month

A mum from Salford has written a book in a month after accepting a national challenge. Novice author Rebecca Greaves […]

George Langworthy (Image Credit: Mike Shapton)

“George was quite wealthy but ended up giving it all away” – incredible story of George Langworthy – ’The Salford Saint’ – told in new book

An author says he was inspired to write a book about a man dubbed the ‘Salford Saint’ after hearing his story while holidaying in the Costa Del Sol.

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Book tells story of Paul Massey – five years after his murder

Photo credit: Steve Wraith “If people are expecting a blood and guts expose of Manchester’s underworld then they’ll be sadly […]

“I wanted to make a real difference to people” – Buy-One-Give-One stall on food poverty, Covid and the kindness of people in Salford

“I wanted to make a real difference to people” – Buy-One-Give-One stall on food poverty, Covid and the kindness of people in Salford

After finishing his degree in business and economics, Duncan Swainsbury set up his own social enterprise Bounceback Food to help […]

The Bard of Salford himself Dr. John Cooper Clarke.
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John Cooper Clarke memoir ‘I Wanna Be Yours’ set for October release

A memoir ‘I Wanna Be Yours’ written by punk poet John Cooper Clarke is set for release on October 15th […]

Salford's City Mayor Paul Dennett with kids at a storytime session at Swinton Library (Photo courtesy of Nick Harrison for Salford Leisure)

Three-year deal brings nearly £500,000 worth of books to Salford children

Salford children are celebrating a deal which will provide them with free books worth nearly half a million pounds over three […]

Selina Todd with a copy of her new book

Selina Todd’s new book launches at Salford Museum and Art Gallery

Selina Todd’s new authorised biography of Broughton playwright Shelagh Delaney was launched at Salford Museum and Art Gallery last night. […]

INTERVIEW: Salford knitters launch book inspired by Bridgewater Canal

CREATIVE Salford knitters have launched a  knitting book inspired by the Bridgewater Canal at MediaCityUK.   ‘Make Your Marks’ is […]

Salford Art Book celebrates city’s heritage

An art book celebrating Salford’s heritage and history has been commissioned in honour of the 50th anniversary of the University […]

Book Review: The Girl On The Train

THE NOVEL ‘The Girl On The Train’ was published in 2015 and the movie adaptation has currently engrossed 44.8 million USD. Author Paula Hawking’s […]