Tag: lockdown

Coronavirus and lockdown – how it has affected two young Salford adults

Two Salford residents have shared their experiences of how the Covid-19 outbreak has effected them mentally, physically and financially. Zach, […]

“We are very fortunate that we are financially secure” – Walkden Cricket Club reflect on the impact of lockdown

“We are very fortunate that we are financially secure” – Walkden Cricket Club reflect on the impact of lockdown

For many local sports clubs in Salford, the affects of COVID-19 have massively impacted the way they have been able […]

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“It’s been nice to capture happy memories in this time” Salford photographer raises over £3600 for children’s hospice with lockdown portraits

A local photographer has raised over £3,600 for a children’s hospice by offering free ‘doorstep portraits’ to families around Salford during lockdown. […]

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New online Lowry exhibition will share Salford lockdown stories from 2020

The Lowry in Salford has today announced plans for a major online exhibition exploring how LS Lowry’s hometown endured lockdown. […]

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Worsley MP writes letter to Prime Minister over the actions of Dominic Cummings

Worsley & Eccles South MP Barbara Keeley has written a letter to the Prime Minister and supports calls to sack […]

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“I want people to have positive memories of lockdown” Salford photographer offers ‘doorstep portraits’ to raise money for children’s hospice

A photographer from Salford has been taking free ‘doorstep portraits’ for families during lockdown to raise money for a children’s […]

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“It’s incredibly uplifting during these strange times” Local students cheer veterans with lockdown letters

Schoolchildren are writing letters to veterans at Salford’s Broughton House to keep their spirits up during lockdown. Pupils at Prestwich […]

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Virtual community raffle supports local businesses in Salford West

A business owner has created a virtual community raffle to support independent businesses during lockdown in Salford west. Susie Kwok, […]

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Eccles football club kids raise more than £1,000 for Salford Royal Hospital

Players from an Eccles football club have kick-started a Coronavirus fundraiser for Salford Royal staff by doing keepy uppies in […]