Author: Zoe Hamilton

Artist Laura Daly testing The Storm Cone experience in Peel Park, May 2021. Photograph: Jon Smith.

Award winning visual artist showcases new immersive artwork ‘The Storm Cone’ in ‘Rediscovering Salford’

Commissioned by the University of Salford Art Collection and Metal, The Storm Cone uncovers the buried past of lost bandstands […]

Image credit: Jonathan Billings

A family guide to RHS Garden Bridgewater summer half term activities

Last week the RHS Garden Bridgewater opened to the public and lots of educational activities from theatre performances to planting […]

“We’ve decided to walk 200km”- Meet The Digital Diversity Festival organisers ‘Walking Proud’ for Salford Pride fundraiser

“We’ve decided to walk 200km”- Meet The Digital Diversity Festival organisers ‘Walking Proud’ for Salford Pride fundraiser

Over five weeks, friends and volunteers Connor James, Natalya Disley, Tom Dutton and Frazer MacDonald are walking 200km across Greater […]

Firefighters tackle blaze at Little Hulton Shopping Precinct

Firefighters tackle blaze at Little Hulton Shopping Precinct

Little Hulton residents are being advised to close all windows and doors as the Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Service […]

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“It’s a nice way of connecting with the local community”- Community garden launches new Plant Swap Pallet

Cleavley Community Forest Garden in Winton has launched a new ‘Plant Swap Pallet’ enabling Salford residents to connect through growing, […]

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Salford microbakery launches new eco-friendly Bread by Bike delivery service

Swinton microbakery Our Dough is two weeks into its new bike delivery scheme and is thriving as a local business […]

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“Come and share the warmth of Salfordians”- artists create virtual reality hugs

Young adults and adults with a physical disability in Salford are being asked to share their memories of hugs to be developed into a 10 minute narrative told through theatre puppetry.

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“There’s just so much around you that you don’t realise” – Creative Salford couple launch nature podcast

At the start of 2021, husband and wife Chris and Emma Limtek made the decision to launch the ‘Bricked Nature’ […]

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DIY Theatre Company share digital story and resource pack for UK Disability History Month

Today marks the International Day of People with Disabilities and to celebrate this, along with UK Disability History Month, Salford’s […]

University of Salford lecturer advocates 3D fashion movement for her students

Salford fashion business and promotion lecturer, Logan McCage is celebrating the 3D technology movement at the university, sharing her passion […]