Tag: Eccles

The Cavs. Credit: Holly Pritchard.

“He looked like someone who wanted to be in a band”- Meet ‘The Cavs’, indie-rock band with Eccles roots

Laid-back local lads, ‘The Cavs’, are a five-piece indie-rock band with roots in Eccles, Salford. The band members are: (Absent […]

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“Every woman should feel beautiful and special” – Beauty salon owner on a mission to help local women in need

A young business owner is on a mission to provide ‘the little luxuries we take for granted’ to vulnerable women […]

Eccles family-run café opens during pandemic

Eccles family-run café opens during pandemic

A new Eccles family-run café has found its feet despite enduring a global pandemic. The new family-run business, Nineteen cafe opened its […]

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“It’s for the local community to enjoy” – How a community garden in Salford is teaching children about the great outdoors

The group behind the restoration of a derelict patch of land into a thriving forest garden for children have reflected on a successful first year after waving goodbye to the final visiting group of 2020.

Staff at Yetti's Kitchen, Eccles. 
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“Dance your socks off” – Eccles restaurant hosts virtual Christmas party

Yetti’s Kitchen, of Liverpool Road, Eccles, will be hosting a virtual Christmas party tomorrow evening.  The African and British-style restaurant will host the […]

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“The true spirit of Salford” – Christmas hampers make sure nobody goes without

A Salford nursery is putting together Christmas hampers to help families in need this weekend.  Kidzrus, which has five nurseries […]

Rebecca Long-Bailey MP. Image Credit: James Sumner

“This is a huge scandal…” – Rebecca Long-Bailey wants to protect her constituency against the Salford cladding crisis

Rebecca Long-Bailey is sticking up for her constituency after the spending review in November resulted in no extra money for […]

“They really shows the spirit of a working-class town” – the bakery bringing Eccles cakes up to date in Salford

“They really shows the spirit of a working-class town” – the bakery bringing Eccles cakes up to date in Salford

A family run bakery in Salford has rekindled the tradition of producing Eccles cakes – in Eccles. The Albert Street […]

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“I keep telling myself it’s just one day” – Spending Christmas alone in the pandemic

An Eccles woman has decided to spend Christmas alone for the sake of keeping her family safe from Covid.   […]