Tag: Walking

Bee Network Bus
Credit: Francis Barker

£1 Billion funding approved for TfGM’s Bee Network to improve Salford’s public transport

The new ‘Bee Network’, TfGM’s city-wide integrated public transport system, aims to create a more seamless transition for Salford commuters […]

The new cycle hire scheme part of The Bee Network is under way

“If you can walk or cycle these short journeys that’d be great” – Walk Ride Salford Central discuss the importance of active travel

Cycling and walking is set to become more common in Salford with the introduction of eco-friendly transport plans. Plans from […]

Dr. Alex Fenton at the launch of the US Sorted app.

“Every thousand steps recorded in the app, we make a donation to Mind” – Salford University’s new mental wellbeing app

A mental wellbeing app has been launched by the University of Salford at a walk in Peel Park today. US […]

Harry Gray (Image Copyright- Taken by Zoe Hamilton)

“The gears need to get churning on a quicker scale” – Walk Ride Salford Central call for more Low Traffic Neighbourhoods to be implemented

A Salford resident is angry about the removal of a measure to reduce traffic in Blackfriars. Harry Gray, a spokesperson for […]

Wellbeing Walks at RHS Bridgewater.Credit: Salford Community Leisure

“There was actually people crying on the first walk because they were so relieved” – Wellbeing Walks begin at RHS Bridgewater

Community bosses say wellbeing walks that provided a lifeline for people in Salford during lockdown will now benefit from a […]

“We’ve decided to walk 200km”- Meet the Digital Diversity Festival organisers ‘Walking Proud’ for Salford Pride fundraiser

“We’ve decided to walk 200km”- Meet the Digital Diversity Festival organisers ‘Walking Proud’ for Salford Pride fundraiser

A Walking Proud group of friends and volunteers are covering 200km of Greater Manchester for a five-week Salford Pride fundraiser. The group […]

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“There’s just so much around you that you don’t realise” – Creative Salford couple launch nature podcast

A podcast capturing the beauty and serenity of Salford’s green spaces and nature is proving a hit for husband-and-wife walkers […]

Image credit: Salford Survivor Project

Salford Survivor Project’s new campaign: walking for those who can’t walk

Salford Survivor Project launched a new campaign last Monday called Walk Away for Wings to raise awareness for domestic and […]

Salford actor, Adrian Palmer.
Credit: Holly Pritchard.

Salford actor is performing an online Zoom reading of A Christmas Carol to raise money for Ramblers charity

Salford based actor and avid rambler, Adrian Palmer, has been getting creative during this year’s lockdown by hosting online readings […]

“Football keeps me alive” – How a walking football group in Salford is helping people during the pandemic

“Football keeps me alive” – How a walking football group in Salford is helping people during the pandemic

A walking football club for people over 50 is aiming to help people in Salford to maintain good physical and […]