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‘Getting fresh blood into the industry’ is ‘really important’ – HGV drivers in Salford react to petrol and driver shortages

Copyright: © Copyright David Dixon and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.. Geograph.ie A Salford HGV driver spoke […]

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Salfordian Christopher Eccleston thought he was “going to die” amid mental health struggles

Salford star, Christopher Eccleston, recently told how he “thought he was going to die” in 2016. The ex Doctor Who […]

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The Green Homes Grant is now available in Salford – here’s how you can insulate your home for less

Image credit: Salboy From today, the Green Homes Grant scheme is being piloted in a number of local authorities, including […]

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All you need to know – Everything reopening in Salford from the 17th

As we enter the third stage of the governments ‘roadmap out of Lockdown’, more entertainment venues are reopening in Salford. […]

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“We all need to hug” – Salfordian’s on hugging being allowed from May 17

Hugging between friends and family is to be allowed from May 17. Statistics suggest that over half of all adults […]

“A great way to keep fit” – Salford’s great cycling routes encourage more to get out and about

“A great way to keep fit” – Salford’s great cycling routes encourage more to get out and about

As restrictions subside, staying active is as important as ever for those looking to ease themselves back into normality. For […]

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“We can’t wait to share it with the public” – ‘Historic’ painting to go on display at The Lowry

LS Lowry’s painting of the former PM David Lloyd-George’s birthplace is to go on display in Salford. It will take […]

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“This is way overdue” – Salford celebrates pubs reopening

Yesterday came the day many had been waiting for. Pubs, restaurants and bars were able to open for outdoor customers […]

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“This has been a time that will stay with many of us in the years to come” – Lockdown’s long-term effects on mental health

Although the physical threat of Covid-19 is higher for older people, many statisticians and charities have reported a sharp upturn […]

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Greater Manchester clean air plan – Salford residents invited to have their say

Today is the last day Salford residents can provide their views on clean air proposals for the city and the […]