Tag: Salford Council

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Former Salford Councillor dies after car accident on Walkden road

A former Salford councillor has died after being hit by a car. Andrew Cheetham, 67, was crossing Walkden Road in […]

Preview: Salford Mad Pride 2019 – “Bring your mad hats to Victoria Park”

Preview: Salford Mad Pride 2019 – “Bring your mad hats to Victoria Park”

Hundreds are expected to gather in Salford this Saturday to celebrate the creativity of people who live with mental health issues.

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May 2 vote: Labour defends its record on Salford Council and blames Tory cuts for declining services

Cuts to local government funding, which are hitting Salford and the most deprived areas of the UK the hardest, are the […]

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“Salford is a failing council” – Conservative campaigns for Worsley in local elections

Conservative Councillor Robin Garrido is representing Worsley in the upcoming local elections on Thursday, May 2 and today spoke about what he believes to be Salford Councils financial failures and its inability to protect green belt land.

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Plans for 23-storey residential tower in Eccles submitted for approval

Manchester based company, Jeffrey Bell Architects have submitted plans for a 23-storey residential tower to be built in Eccles.

City’s congested roads “threaten Salford’s long-term health”

City’s congested roads “threaten Salford’s long-term health”

Green campaigners say the next generation of Salfordians could be “irreparably damaged” by air pollution after a busy city road was named as one of the most congested in the country.

Real cost of austerity for Salford revealed

Real cost of austerity for Salford revealed

Austerity has cost Salford residents £651 per person in real terms, as the council’s funding dropped by 31 per cent in the past decade, a new report has revealed.

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Union claims Salford is ‘failing to collect millions in Council Tax’

A report by Unison has revealed that Salford City Council are missing out on millions of pounds in tax due to staff shortages.