Tag: books

S.A Patrick with his award

Author saves the day after annual Salford children’s book award is cancelled

Favourite author of the month, S.A. Patrick, stepped in to send an exclusive video to his superfans after the Salford […]

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 […]

Uncovering The Legacy of Shirley Baker book cover

Salford photographer’s work published in new book

The work of Salford photographer, Shirley Baker, has been published in a new book.  Shirley Baker was born in Kersal […]

Sacred Trinity Church. Image Credit: David Dixon

A tribute to Salford’s heritage – around Salford in 50 buildings

Paul Rabbitts and Carole O’Reilly’s publication of ‘Salford in 50 buildings’ on Friday November 15, sees Salford claim the spotlight […]

‘The most important part of reading is sharing it with those around you’- Look for a Book project comes to Salford

‘The most important part of reading is sharing it with those around you’- Look for a Book project comes to Salford

‘Look for a Book’ is a new project launched in Salford which aims to make reading fun and accessible to […]

Photography - Nick Harrison

Salford children vote for their favourite book at the Children’s Book Awards

Pupils from 10 different schools across Salford voted for their favourite book at this years’ Salford Children’s Book Award. The winner, The 1,000 Year Old Boy by Ross Welford.

The Kings Arms, Salford

Salford pub to help LGBTQ+ community in Greater Manchester’s prisons

A Salford pub is helping to provide a better life for LGBTQ+ prisoners in Manchester’s prisons. The Kings Arms, partnered […]