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Matt and Abby Cassady, the founders behind Orior Apparel

Creative Salford couple launch eco-clothing brand ‘Orior Apparel’

At the start of 2021, husband and wife made the decision to launch a new Salford eco-clothing brand which captures […]

Healthy living Centre in Salford

The Angel Centre: Salford healthy living centre offering free art packs to help banish lockdown blues

A healthy living centre is offering free activity packs and wellbeing outdoor sessions to help keep spirits up during lockdown. […]

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Lockdown Heroes: Local chef cooking free meals to help vulnerable families in Irlam

A local chef has been helping vulnerable families in the Irlam community during lockdown. Matt Thomson, 35, a resident of […]

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“It captures the real spirit of Salford and the dedication of our key workers” – Tribute to Salford’s key workers to be showcased by the Lowry

A painting paying tribute to Salford key workers is due to appear in the “Days like These” exhibition this February. […]

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“The tattoo industry has really suffered” – Salford tattoo artist on how lockdown has impacted the industry

The owner of a Walkden tattoo studio says the sector has struggled during lockdown and believes businesses may close as […]

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Art for the environment: Worsley mixed-media artist on how she’s playing her part

Climate change has become a major issue for many artists, and reducing their carbon footprint is on the agenda. Worsley […]

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Invasion: Salford travel company going the distance for Student Minds

Team members at a Salford travel company, Invasion, are running the distance from Manchester to Amsterdam to try and raise […]

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Let’s go for a walk! Walking for mental health with Salford Ramblers

Richerman, CC BY-SA 4.0 <>, via Wikimedia Commons Residents across Salford have been encouraged to walk independently in their bubbles […]