Tag: women

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“Understanding barriers to physical activity was at the forefront of our minds, and safety is one of them.” Run the World, the new female running group in Monton

A female only running group in Monton have said they want to create a safe space for women to run. […]

Photo from previous all female BMXercise session

“It’s fun fitness through cycling” All female BMXercise sessions launched in Little Hulton

Access Sport have started women-only BMX sessions at Peel Park Community bike track in Little Hulton, Salford. BMXercise is a […]

photo: HeyGirls

Salford University teams up with Hey Girls to promote period equality on campus

Free sanitary products are being given to students by the University of Salford’s sustainability team. The team has partnered up […]

Salford women have spoken about feeling unsafe on the city's streets. Image taken by myself.

“I carry my keys between my fingers in the night” – Salford women do not feel safe on our streets

Salford women have spoken out about their experiences of feeling vulnerable in the city this week, following the tragic death of Sarah Everard in London.

Image from Flickr. Credit: Morten Watkins on Flickr

“This is about a much wider issue”- Women share their thoughts on women’s safety in Salford

Image from Flickr. Credit: Morten Watkins on Flickr <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/> Women across Salford are sharing their opinions and experiences of women’s […]

Photo Credit: Luke Gregory

MediaCityUK’s spotlight on International Women’s Day 2021 – #ChooseToChallenge

MediaCityUK will be holding an online Facebook event to celebrate international Women’s Day on March 8. The free event will […]

Photo credit: Lina Al-Aghbar

Salford Graduate Lina Al-Aghbar’s mission to inspire and encourage women to follow their passion in life

The ‘I am here’ campaign aims to inspire women to follow their dreams and leave their mark. Former Salford student, […]

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“Adding a women’s team to our organisation was a no-brainer” – Swinton Lions update on plans for women’s team

Swinton Lions are ready and raring to go with their Lionesses side, despite their original training date being put on […]

Residents of Salford who attended the event. Image credit: Aroob Raja

Salford housing group celebrates International Women’s Day

Salford women enjoyed therapy treatments, health and wellbeing support and employment and training advice at a special event in Pendleton to […]

Image Credit: Megan Cope

Salford student wants to improve our understanding of endometriosis

A Salford student has been taking photos to raise awareness of Endometriosis.  Endometriosis affects 1 out of 10 women, with […]