Tag: local business

Karen and Ed Gardiner, Owners of 'Hug in a Mug' (Copyright: Hannah-Louise Casey)

‘Hug in a Mug’ to open new café ‘Cuddle in a Cup’ in the Walkden Town Centre Market

Renowned Walkden community café  ‘Hug in a Mug’ set to open grab and go version ‘Cuddle in a Cup’ within […]

Eccles tapas cafe is under new management for the eighth time in eleven years

Eccles tapas cafe is under new management for the eighth time in eleven years

The Eccles tapas cafe, Ajo, currently occupies the premises on Church Road but has once again changed hands. Eccles tapas […]

Image Credit: Owner of hug in a mug (she gave me permission to use)

Salford Santa’s Grotto will open for an extra day due to demand

Salford Santa’s Grotto at Hug in a Mug will open for an extra day due to the high demand to help their community and keep the café from closing.

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 […]

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“People are just trying to survive” – Salford taxi company share their struggle during Covid

Salford taxi company, Swans Minicabs, have struggled more than ever throughout the pandemic and their customers are quickly decreasing. Following […]

Seven Bro7hers. Permission to use. Copyright: SEVEN BRO7HERS.

Pop-up beerhouse plans on ice as second lockdown kicks in for Seven Brothers

Salford brewery Seven Brothers is closing its doors and moving back online in light of the lockdown starting on Thursday. […]

Image Credit: Amy Shields (owner)

“Its something I’ve always wanted to do” The Little Green Deli opens in Salford

‘The little green deli’ launched in Salford in November and has gone from strength to strength in its opening few […]

Credit: Rachel Birtwistle

“We like celebrating locals and the Salford area” Four Salford breweries host their first ‘Absolutely Weasted’ Beer Festival

Four Salford breweries united on Saturday to hold their ‘Absolutely Weasted Winter Beer Festival’ at Seven Bro7hers brewery. ‘The Brew […]