Tag: Salford

“We need to see a change in University system” – Salford MP speaks with students on tuition loans

“We need to see a change in University system” – Salford MP speaks with students on tuition loans

Rebecca Long-Bailey MP met with students to discuss the possibility of reimbursing student loans on a virtual Town Hall meeting […]

Jazz and Kat from the Peak and the Pit Podcast - permission for use from Jazmine Franks and Katherine Whittam.

“Let’s try and normalise having those bad moments and those good moments” – Salford Youth Co-ordinator teams up with Hollyoaks star to create a mental health podcast

Salford University Alumna Katherine Whittam and former Hollyoaks star Jazmine Franks have started ‘the Peak and the Pit’ podcast over […]

New Salford Royal extension. Image from press release

Construction gets underway on Salford Royal’s major £68 million development

Building work has begun on the £68 million new major trauma centre at Salford Royal Hospital. The Facility’s main role […]

Three CCTV screenshots of burglars on Fairmount Road, Salford. Image credit: GMP

Stuffed in a duvet for a quick getaway – CCTV footage of burglaries released

Detectives investigating a burglary in Salford have released CCTV images. Officers were called around 11.55am on Wednesday 20 January 2021 […]

University of Salford (image taken from Google Streetview)

“You always have to be dynamic” – TEDxUniversityofSalford team talk vaccines, digital poverty and the future of TEDx in Salford.

The entirely digital TEDxUniversityofSalford is set to take place on March 6th 2021 with its theme of ‘new world normal’ […]

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“We are overwhelmed being nominated” – Local taxi service nominated for Salford award

An Eccles taxi firm has been nominated for the Spirit of Salford Award after being put forward by locals. Established […]

Sheldon Ryan (right)

“My main goal is UFC, but first I want the Cage Warriors flyweight belt” – Salford MMA fighter tells all

In recent years Sheldon Ryan, 26, has made a name for himself in amateur mixed martial arts (MMA). The Salford-born and […]

Sweet Pea, who was rescued by Independent Cat Rescue in Heywood. Photo credIt: Ashlea Franks, who gave me permission to use this image

“We can give people more of their cat’s story” – Meet the mother and daughter team helping Salford’s rescue cats

During the coronavirus lockdown, rescue cats have been a comfort to so many people, providing companionship and cuddles to help […]