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From left to right, Aymeric Laporte, Beppe Piccoli, Rodri and Ferran Torres at Vero Moderno on Chapel Street.

Salford’s top Italian eatery Vero Moderno visited by Manchester City stars

Chapel street Italian restaurant Vero Moderno had a visit from three Manchester City first-team players this week. Aymeric Laporte, Ferran […]

Ship Pub and Hotel on Liverpool road.

“They are basically going to an open prison!” – Public consultation opens on proposed redevelopment of historic Irlam pub

A public consultation about the proposed redevelopment of the Old Ship Pub and Hotel on Liverpool Road into a 30-bed […]

Councillors, Mayors and guests help plant sapling.
Credit: James McGregor

Salford school pupils plant tree to mark the 80th anniversary of the Association of Jewish Refugees

The Association of Jewish Refugees is marking their 80th anniversary by planting 80 native oak trees across the country. Students […]

Gloria Egan cuts the ribbon and opens the bench to the public Credit: Age UK Salford, Paul Sherlock.

Disbanded Salford flower club donates bench to Community hub as its final legacy

Winton Flower Club, which recently disbanded after 62 years, have donated a bench to Critchley community hub, using the last […]

Image created by James McGregor using creative commons photo on right. Picture of Darren taken from Facebook, used with permission.

“When they start building on our green belt, I can’t get behind it” – Ex-Salford Councillor expresses frustration about new development plans

© Copyright David Dixon and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence. Ex-councillor for Cadishead, Darren Goulden, is frustrated […]

'Free Palestine' protesters at MediaCityUK. Credit: Archie Richards.

‘Free Palestine’ protesters targeted BBC offices at MediaCityUK on Saturday

This Saturday saw “Free Palestine” protesters target the BBC at MediaCityUK over claims of biased coverage of the Israel-Palestine conflict. There […]

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Core Independents’ Darren Goulden set to defend seat at council elections

The battle to save Salford green belt from housing development has led married couple Darren and Paula Goulden to seek […]

Taken from Vero Moderno Facebook page. Used with permission.

“We’re still alive, the tsunami hasn’t taken us under yet” – Vero Moderno set to reopen in May

Salford Italian restaurant Vero Moderno is set to reopen on the 17th of May. The Owner/Manager, Beppe, has hinted that […]

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Back in Business: Holistic therapy in the community during Covid

Julia O’Reilly is a Complimentary therapist based in Irlam, with 20 years experience in the trade, she provides several ‘holistic’ therapy […]