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The ‘Monton Mama’ on a mission to promote local activities and businesses

As parents across Salford try to cope with the lockdown and keeping their little ones occupied, ‘the Monton Mama’ is […]

Tez (left) with one of his students (right) Copyright: Tez Skachill

“We felt like we didn’t have a voice” – Salford Guitar Lessons share their experience

Many private tuition services have been unheard of throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and Tez Skachill, founder of Salford Guitar Lessons […]

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“A feel good factor and certainty when we’ve had a year of no certainty” – How the Rotary Club in Worsley’s annual Santa float could be cancelled

The Rotary in Worsley’s Santa float parade could be cancelled for the first time in over 40 years due to […]

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Round up: Salford gift appeals and charity events this Winter

This time of year can be difficult for many. Coronavirus has left families without jobs meaning that children across Salford […]

“They would have bitten your hand off to come back” – Horrible Histories Pantomime returns to Salford

“They would have bitten your hand off to come back” – Horrible Histories Pantomime returns to Salford

Birmingham Stage Company is presenting Horrible Histories ‘Horrible Christmas’ to the AJ Bell Stadium in late December. The Pantomime group […]

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“I just hope that it puts a smile on people’s faces” – The Music Shed hoping to bring the Christmas spirit to Salford

Salford’s Music Shed Hootenanny Facebook live event is giving children the chance to spread festive messages and make people smile […]

KidzRUs nursery in MediaCity
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“All we know is these people are desperate for help” – Salford nursery foodbank giving food to their community

A Salford Nursery has set up a food bank for the community after more and more Salford citizens are having to […]

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“I was told that I wouldn’t make it past October” – Men of Salford take on Movember to raise money for cancer

Men from the Salford community have been taking on this month’s ‘Movember‘ moustache growing challenge to raise money and awareness […]