Tag: Swinton

Swinton Co-op academy

“We can come together to achieve this goal” – Swinton’s Co-Op Academy prepares for strike action

Swinton’s Co-Op academy have today announced a teachers strike, commencing Tuesday 19th October and set to last for three days. […]

“It’s got to a stage where it’s the biggest we’ve ever had it” – Salford Histories Festival returns with range of new events

“It’s got to a stage where it’s the biggest we’ve ever had it” – Salford Histories Festival returns with range of new events

A vintage bus and church tours are among the new exhibits at this year’s Salford Histories Festival. Organisers say the […]

Co-Op Academy strikes continue at this Swinton school. Photo credit: Nathan Bagnall

“She is already asking to change schools after only being there for four weeks” – Swinton school teachers go on strike after nearly 300 ‘angry’ parents sign a petition against new rules

The Co-op Academy in Swinton has seen over 30 members of staff go on strike, in support of the 276 […]

The Hive community hall as it is today

The Hive in Swinton launches refurbishment fund

The Hive community centre in Victoria Park, Swinton, is looking for donations for refurbishment work needed on the property. The […]

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“Our motto is we want a child to survive and thrive and that is our end goal” – Kidscan charity to hold events at Swinton Square Shopping Centre

Kidscan children’s cancer research charity will be holding a series of events and activities at Swinton Square Shopping centre.

Personal Trainer, Lee Marks uses exercise to help his mental health, Credit: Lee Marks

“If me speaking up about battling it can help one person, I’m happy with that” – Personal trainer lifting the weight of mental health

A personal trainer from Salford turned his life around after an accident encouraged him to train in mental health. Lee […]

Belinda Robinson. Raised £300 on go fund me.

“It made me feel so upset to think people could stoop so low” – Swinton woman creates GoFundMe page to raise money for a strangers stolen bag

A woman from Swinton has raised £300 on a GoFundMe page to replace the money from an elderly woman’s stolen […]

Image Credit: @LizziePatizzerie

“It’s such a great feeling to know that people enjoy my content” – Swinton baker takes over TikTok and Instagram

After starting her business in the first lockdown, the owner of Lizzie Patizzerie has racked up millions of views on […]