Tag: Swinton

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“We wanted to do something within our community” – Children from Moorside Primary School make recycled patchwork blankets for Emmaus Salford

The Willow classes from Moorside Primary school in Swinton, have created patchwork blankets made from recycled crisp packets and donated […]

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“We decided to grab the bull by the horns and launch in January” Rugby League Swinton Lionesses prepare for training post-Covid

Swinton Lions have a new women’s side, who will finally be able to begin socially-distanced training in January after a […]

“We’ll see family over Zoom on Christmas Day” – the older generation in Salford staying safe from Covid while waiting for vaccine

“We’ll see family over Zoom on Christmas Day” – the older generation in Salford staying safe from Covid while waiting for vaccine

A Swinton resident is foregoing Christmas with his family due to concerns over Covid-19, saying ‘the finishing line is in […]

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“The true spirit of Salford” – Christmas hampers make sure nobody goes without

A Salford nursery is putting together Christmas hampers to help families in need this weekend.  Kidzrus, which has five nurseries […]

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“We’ve been able to find comfort in one another” – The writing group in Salford helping to connect people during lockdown

A writing group in Salford is helping people to reconnect with each other during the pandemic and provide them with […]

Puppy Rosie has been missing since 8 December.

“The house is just empty without her” – Dog owner thanks community’s efforts to find missing puppy

A heartbroken dog owner from Swinton says she has been “blown away” by the support of the local and online […]

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“Time flies when you’re having fun” – Swinton salon congratulated by Mayor Paul Dennett and Rebecca Long-Bailey on its 10th anniversary

The owner of a Swinton hair and beauty salon has been recognised for her hard work over the past 10 […]

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The Training Academy: Paediatric First Aid course on offer in Swinton

On the 14th and 15th of December, The Training Academy are running a socially distanced paediatric first aid course in […]

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Swinton Academy to hold Christmas Jumper Day fundraiser to support Salford Foodbank

Students and staff of Co-op Academy Swinton will take part in a Christmas Jumper Day in aid of Salford Foodbank […]

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“It’s important that we can talk about it at any time without being worried” – Lecturer warning over domestic abuse during lockdown

Image credit: Alecska [Follow the Story] on Flickr, by CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 A lecturer from the University of Salford says […]