Tag: Greater Manchester

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“We have received some very positive feedback” – How NHS student mental health service is benefiting students suffering during the pandemic.

In December 2019, A new specialist NHS service in Greater Manchester was set up, to provide Salford university students with the help they need to overcome significant […]

Brand new inclusive fitness & coaching facility ‘J13’ now open in Worsley

Brand new inclusive fitness & coaching facility ‘J13’ now open in Worsley

Rob Nixon from the brand new J13 fitness facility, said: “You’re not going to be able to avoid germs your […]

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“This is a country of opportunities and democracy” – Councillor Nkurunziza recalls his journey from asylum seeker to Langworthy councillor

Salford councillor Wilson Nkurunziza sought refuge in the UK 18 years ago when he fled from a civil war in […]

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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 […]

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“Art has never been so important to keep us going after this year” – Online Festive Makers Markets aims to support small creative businesses

Covid-19 won’t stop the annual Festive Makers Market promoting small businesses sharing their crafts this Christmas. Although the Salford University […]

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“To see his success, it was a surprise, but a nice surprise” – Ex-school pal of Russell Watson details DJing with the singer as a young adult

A former school friend of I’m A Celebrity star Russell Watson has described how the singer showed no musical talent […]

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The Ignition Project enters its £850K phase 2 of the Living Lab

The University of Salford has announced that the £850K Phase 2 of the Ignition Project, a nature-based Living Lab, is […]

This annual 'Christmas at the Mill' is yet another Salford tradition having to adapt this year. (Image of the market take in a previous year) Image Credit: Jess Coulson at Islington Mill.

“We always have to prioritise people’s physical wellbeing” – Christmas at the Islington Mill moves online

Islington Mill has launched its Christmas market, only this year it is all virtual. The Salford-based creative space is giving […]