Tag: Mayor Paul Dennett

“A tragedy” – Save Swinton Park Golf Club furious with shareholders as latest bid comes in to buy club

“A tragedy” – Save Swinton Park Golf Club furious with shareholders as latest bid comes in to buy club

Save Swinton Park Golf Club, which closed in 2020 and has been subject to multiple bids from housing developers, says the current situation is a tragedy.

Foodbank Donations ( CC: Gemma Fish)

Salford joins Right to Food campaign to end child hunger

Thousands of Salford children relying on food vouchers should never be allowed to go hungry, says the council. Salford City […]

Schools across Salford to close as country enters third national lockdown

Schools across Salford to close as country enters third national lockdown

Schools, colleges and universities will close across Salford after the Government announced another countrywide lockdown.

The Unicorn Pub in Salford, soon to be demolished. Photo credit: Lee Hodson, used with permission

“They could have supported us better” – Unicorn pub campaigner blasts Salford City Council in email

A campaigner behind the failed bid to save Salford’s Unicorn pub has hit out at the city council. Gary Parsons […]

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Salford celebrates a year of being a living wage city

A Salford charity has announced it will help other charities become living wage employers. To celebrate Salford’s success of being […]

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“Not a reasoned approach” – Salford Mayor Paul Dennett criticises Government over failure to reach agreement on tier three restrictions

Salford Mayor Paul Dennett has attacked Government support for Greater Manchester after talks between the region’s leadership and Boris Johnson’s administration collapsed.

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

Coronavirus testing figures drop again after Salford mayor Paul Dennett calls out government for acting too slow

Paul Dennett, Labour mayor of Salford, told the Financial Times last Friday that the daily testing target could have been […]

Salford City Council budget is passed with social workers seeing their wage increase

Mayor Paul Dennett’s budget was passed earlier today after deliberations about multiple issues facing Salford. A budget posed by Salford […]

Salford Museum where the Big Sleep Out will take place.  Copyright Krista Harris 2019.

Salford is taking part in The World’s Big Sleep Out to help raise $50,000,000 for homelessness causes worldwide

Salford City Council and the University of Salford are collaborating with IGHomeless and Social Bite charities to organise the World’s […]