Tag: outdoors

“The wildlife is just fantastic” – new forest school that lets kids experience outdoors opens in Salford

“The wildlife is just fantastic” – new forest school that lets kids experience outdoors opens in Salford

A drop in session for Hollinwood Scout Camps new Kids Go Wild Forest School is happening on October 17th with a wide range of outdoor activities to enjoy.

Walk the Plank's recycling events. Credit: Harriet Heywood

“This is a really good way of drawing people’s attention in a creative way” – Residents get crafty with rubbish at Walk The Plank’s recycling event

Salford outdoor experts, Walk the Plank, opened the doors to their creative workshop for the first time in over a […]

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“It’ll go towards making sure no child is left out” – Ordsall soldier runs ultramarathon to raise money for hometown junior football club

A soldier is running 50 miles to make sure young Ordsall footballers can enjoy the same opportunities he had as […]

Image Credit: Tony Preshaw, all permission given

Salford hero running from Manchester to Liverpool for Cancer Research UK

A Salford man is running 46 miles from Manchester to Liverpool to raise money for Cancer Research UK. One in […]

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“We are social animals and some people might just need reaching out to”: Manchester Life Coach shares how Salford country parks can help keep us happy

The people of Salford are being urged to look after their mental health throughout the easing of lockdown, ahead of […]

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“It’s for the local community to enjoy” – How a community garden in Salford is teaching children about the great outdoors

The group behind the restoration of a derelict patch of land into a thriving forest garden for children have reflected on a successful first year after waving goodbye to the final visiting group of 2020.

Inside the tent with the families enjoying a Halloween movie
Photo credit: Verena Kennedy

“At least there is something on so we can celebrate” – Worsley bar hosts free outdoor cinema for kids during half term break

A bar in Worsley is hosting a free outdoor cinema for kids during the half-term break.

Image Credit: Cora Dixon.

REVIEW: ‘Circuit’ at The Lowry Theatre

‘Circuit’ arrived at The Lowry Theatre this weekend  – but did the rounds of the streets rather than the auditorium to create […]