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Martha Kelly: Lead singer of punk band, The Strangerz. Credit: Holly Pritchard.

“We formed over a Pot Noodle”: Salford students form a punk band – never mind the pandemic

First year journalism student at Salford, Martha Kelly, began a childhood dream of hers by starting up a band as lead vocals in, The Strangerz.

Credit: Salford University student, Owen Rees

“The uncertainty is the saddest and scariest part”: Welsh students in Salford fear implications of Wales lockdown

The Welsh Government has announced that a 17-day Wales lockdown will be enforced from today (Friday 23 October) at 6pm […]

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Salford Student Union Bar staff “on edge” over potential tier three restrictions

Students at Salford University have raised concerns about the implications of a tier three lockdown across Greater Manchester. Fears are […]

Some messages written in post-it notes in the windows of Peel Park Quarter's Lowry building. Image credit: Matthew Lanceley

“I didn’t feel safe” Salford students fear return to university due to covid

Salford students returned to the University of Salford started last week, but life as a student has drastically changed amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Tayla Middleton spent last Christmas with her partner’s family in Leeds and the couple are planning on repeating the arrangement this holiday season. Image credit - Joe Rindl

“It was the best decision I made in my life” Meet Salford’s students who have legally separated from their parents

“The only way that I could really describe it is that, it felt as if I was standing on the […]

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“I’ve created a blueprint, a vision” Sacha Lord and Andy Burnham join talks on nightlife safety for Salford students in Greater Manchester

Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham and Sacha Lord, co-founder of Parklife and Warehouse Project, joined a panel of guests […]

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Specialist mental health service launched for students in and around Manchester

A new specialist NHS service in Greater Manchester will provide Salford university students with the help they need to overcome significant mental illness. Mayor of […]

Salford ranked 21st in highest crime rates for university cities in England and Wales

Salford ranked 21st in highest crime rates for university cities in England and Wales

The city of Salford has been ranked twentieth on a list of university cities with the highest crime rates by […]