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“I don’t trust this Government” – Labour MP Graham Stringer on Brexit and Covid-19

Salford MP Graham Stringer has expressed his concerns at the current handling of the pandemic and the ongoing post-Brexit trade […]

Eccles family-run café opens during pandemic

Eccles family-run café opens during pandemic

A new Eccles family-run café has found its feet despite enduring a global pandemic. The new family-run business, Nineteen cafe opened its […]

Backlash erupts over Government’s decision to keep Greater Manchester in Tier 3

Backlash erupts over Government’s decision to keep Greater Manchester in Tier 3

The announcement by the Government that Greater Manchester will remain in Tier 3 has caused outrage amongst Northern leaders and […]

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Salford representatives react to tier 3 announcement

Today it was announced that Salford, along with the rest of Greater Manchester, would be entering tier 3 restrictions after […]

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“It’s a scary time” – King’s Arms landlady says Tier 3 restrictions could be death knell for Salford pubs

A landlady in Salford has reacted to the news that Salford has been placed under Tier 3 restrictions along with […]

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Lockdown is ending, but new restrictions are coming for the North

Yesterday, in an address to Parliament, Prime Minister Boris Johnston confirmed that the national lockdown is ending on December 2nd. […]

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“We’ve spent a lot of money…” – Media City bar philosophical on lockdown after spending £10K on outdoor sheds

The Dockyard at MediaCity have spent £10,000 on a number of outdoor ‘sheds’ as part of their preparation for life in Tier 3 – only to find they will go unused during a new national lockdown announced by the Government.

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“We were craving doing our art in a live space” – Another blow for Salford theatres as shows cancelled due to second lockdown

Salford Arts Theatre has had no choice but to cancel productions, including the forthcoming production A Hunger Artist. The show, […]

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“It’s helping keep our community together” – Salford pumpkin contest lifted residents’ spirits

Residents celebrated through a pumpkin carving competition aimed to lift residents spirits at Green Grosvenor Park.