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Salford’s hospitality industry continues the fight against Omicron

As a result of lockdown, almost 10,000 licensed premises – including pubs, clubs and restaurants permanently closed across the UK. […]

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“I’m going to spend Christmas alone once again” – How Covid-19 Restrictions are affecting Salfordians from abroad

Around 25% of Manchester’s population was born overseas, and Salford, which has seen a population increase of at least 138% […]

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“The government have lied time and time again” – Salford residents discuss government handling of pandemic

Salford residents adding their voices to the social media uproar over how the government has dealt with the Covid pandemic […]

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Salford City faced with new COVID-19 protocols as Omicron cases rise

The English Football League have announced that all 72 clubs, including Salford City, must now implement RED training ground protocols […]

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“It’d be a shame but I kind of seen it coming. I think at this point we can expect it” – Salfordians express concerns over another lockdown after Christmas

With the recent escalating rise of coronavirus cases across the UK, and especially in Salford, there have been talks of […]

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“It’s already happened twice and I think it’s inevitable that it will happen again” – Salford pubs get ready for more restrictions

As the hospitality industry is impacted by Covid restrictions, Salford pubs are prepared for a quiet Christmas. December is usually […]

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“A small price to pay to get into venues that we all enjoy and keep them open” – What Salford thinks of vaccine passports

Beginning yesterday, Wednesday 15 December, adults in England must show a Covid pass or negative test result in venues such […]

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“Everyone deserves to have a Christmas” – Walkden man raises over £1,000 for Salford Foodbank this Christmas

“Everyone needs to eat. Everyone deserves to have a Christmas. Everyone deserves to have food on the table,” says the […]

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What do the people of Salford think about Covid booster jabs?

Following the Prime Minister’s address to the nation on booster jabs on Sunday, the people of Salford have had their […]

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“The medication helps but what is truly keeping me alive are groups like this one” – ‘We Recover’ are helping those with serious side effects from long Covid

A long Covid support group in Salford are actively seeking to help more people suffering from poorly understood Covid effects […]