Tag: Greater Manchester

Walken South Labour Councilor, Laura Edwards.

‘We are the economy’ Salford councillor attacks new Tier 3 deal for Greater Manchester

Walken South Labour Councillor, Laura Edwards showed her disapproval at the new Tier 3 restrictions that the Prime Minister has […]

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Oldham based charity offers help to BAME community in Salford after an increase in demand

Despite only being officially registered as a charity organisation on June 24th this year, Hope Hill Foundation has aided over […]

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Salford businesses and community show mixed emotions about the new 3-tier system

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Monday, a new 3-tier system was introduced meaning that there will be tailored restrictions […]

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LOWRY: GM Artist Hub awarded £60,000 by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation

GM Artist Hub awarded £60,000 by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation to support independent artists, including the Lowry. A project led […]

The coronavirus testing centre was set up in 24 hours at the AJ Bell Stadium in Salford.

“Community testing is the way forwards”: Salford new testing ground for quick saliva Covid tests

Salford has been chosen as a testing site for a new kind of covid testing site. The new community testing […]

Sam Davies (left) and frontman Jake Vickers (right). Image credit - Alyx Ashton

“A rite of passage for Manchester based artists” – The Zangwills’ Sam Davies explains what the closure of two iconic venues will mean for future artists.

Sam Davies (left) and frontman Jake Vickers (right), The Zangwills. Image credit – Alyx Ashton Some would argue that Salford […]

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FEATURE: “A sea of cotton, nylon and leather plus whatever else is in a thrift shop”

Designer brands are often considered elusive because of the high retail price. However, an increase in thrift shopping has seen […]

The Salford City Council budget meeting, shows all the councillors
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Salford Council expects a £33m Covid-19 hit due to funding cuts

Coronavirus costs are soaring whilst income is drying up, and ministers are seen to be shifting their tone to ‘sharing’ […]