Author: Nathan Forey

Image credit: Francis Barker. Salford Election count, May 2022

Salford Labour Party suffer worst defeat since 2008 after Labour gains seats nationally

Salford Labour suffered their worst defeat since 2008, losing seats to the conservatives and the Liberal Democrats, following the election […]

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Tackling anti-social behaviour in Salford brought to the forefront of Local Election Campaign

Salford Quays has become a hotspot for anti-social behaviour, especially in the summer months, with a dispersal order in place. […]

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Salford City Council rivals Bolton and Rochdale councils bid to become home to the new Great British railway HQ

Salford City Council has proposed the £40 million 100 Embankment building for the Great British railway headquarters, which is set […]

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Operation Mallard: Salford Quays balcony 150 feet up becomes mallard nesting site for 3 years in a row

The highflying duck who racked up 70,000 views has returned to its nest in a planter on a Salford Quays […]

Energy house 2.0 leads the way for a carbon net zero Greater Manchester

Energy house 2.0 leads the way for a carbon net zero Greater Manchester

A new ‘Energy House 2.0″ has opened on Salford University’s Peel Park campus, established for environmental research. The building, the […]

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Life-saving medical charity raises money for children in Duck race

MedEquip4Kids Charity has helped over 80,000 children in Salford. For the seventh year, the charity will be raising money to […]

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No Smoking Day 2022 returns as Salford has the 2nd highest smoking rate within Greater Manchester

In an effort to reduce Salford’s high smoking rate, the annual No Smoking Day will return in March this year. […]

Mixed reaction from Salfordians on proposed constituency changes for England

Mixed reaction from Salfordians on proposed constituency changes for England

The boundary commission for England has launched a consultation into the proposed constituency changes across England. The changes would mean […]

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“They’ve gone through so much that I will never go through” – Meet the Salford barber giving free haircuts to Afghan refugees

Salford barber Adam Bennet is offering Afghan refugees free haircuts as they settle in to the city. Mr Bennet, who […]