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The Dispensary, in Walkden. Image courtesy of Fay Watts. Safe to use

“I’m not a Tesco. I’m not an Aldi. I’m a tiny little shop” – Eco-shop not eligible for emergency funding

The Dispensary in Walkden had just a few months of standard business operation before Covid struck and changed everything. The […]

Rubbish build up in Eccles. Permission to use from Paula Kane's Facebook.

“It just gets to the point where you say ‘why always me'” – Eccles residents’ fury over fly-tipping and overflowing bins

Church Street in Eccles has become the home of a mountain of rubbish and fly-tipping recently, with residents getting increasingly […]

Image credit: Matthew Lanceley

Salford City Council kick-start lateral flow testing to combat Covid-19

The small-scale trial of Direct LAMP saliva testing which aimed to combat the coronavirus pandemic has ended in Salford. The accuracy of the […]

New fully designated walking and cycle route to be built in Salford

New fully designated walking and cycle route to be built in Salford

Greater Manchester’s Bee Network plan to deliver the UK’s first joined up cycling and walking network is set to be […]

Salford Crescent. Image credit: Google maps

Crescent Masterplan is giving you a voice on what you’d change about Salford

The Crescent Masterplan hopes to hear your ideas on how you want to change Salford for the better. On 28th […]

Left image: Salford City Council profile image. Right image: Bob Linsdell / CC BY (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)

“A true team effort” – Salford City Officer awarded OBE praises colleagues

A Salford Council Councillor, Charlotte Ramsden, heroic efforts have caught the attention of Buckingham Palace and has since been awarded an OBE