Tag: lockdown

The Lowry to host radio play premiere starring unknown audience member

The Lowry to host radio play premiere starring unknown audience member

The Lowry in Salford will host the premiere of a new radio play on its #LoveLowry online platform this Thursday […]

A child taking part in one of the workshops. Image: Saira Franklin

“Kids can save lives” – Free First Aid Workshop for Salford Kids

Mini First Aid Salford, Bury and Bolton will be hosting a live first aid workshop tomorrow at 11am, to both […]

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Kidscan charity find new ways to fundraise after announcement of January lockdown

After the announcement of another national lockdown, Salford charity Kidscan children’s cancer research, have had to postpone events that they […]

Empty Media City after Lockdown 3.0 is announced

Empty Media City after Lockdown 3.0 is announced

MediaCity is looking very different in lockdown with mainly deserted walkways, restaurants, shops and offices as our picture gallery reveals. […]

A group of Pedal Away cyclists in Media City (picture taken before covid restrictions) - Image Credit: Rob Salt

“We hope to get them back up and running in February” – Salford cycling group hopeful of restrictions easing in the new year

Salford cycling group ‘Pedal Away’ are hoping that after a year of restrictions they can continue their social cycling events in […]

The young entrepreneur profiting in a pandemic

The young entrepreneur profiting in a pandemic

The current pandemic has hit business’ hard with thousands of individuals being made redundant or placed on a furlough scheme. Freelancers and business owners have not been left unharmed. This […]

“People have been really supportive of businesses and hopefully that will continue even after Covid”- Salford vegan takeaway to use new website in lockdown

“People have been really supportive of businesses and hopefully that will continue even after Covid”- Salford vegan takeaway to use new website in lockdown

A MediaCity-based vegan eatery called Vertigo Manchester has recently opened a new takeaway service for the Christmas period. Consumers can order […]

Jessica Bakes Vegan
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“It is a once in a lifetime opportunity” – Woman opens new Salford vegan cake business

A local baker has taken the plunge and opened a new Salford vegan cake business, despite the coronavirus pandemic. Jessica […]

“We’ll see family over Zoom on Christmas Day” – the older generation in Salford staying safe from Covid while waiting for vaccine

“We’ll see family over Zoom on Christmas Day” – the older generation in Salford staying safe from Covid while waiting for vaccine

A Swinton resident is foregoing Christmas with his family due to concerns over Covid-19, saying ‘the finishing line is in […]