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“The club is probably in the best shape it’s been in for a long time” – Walkden Cricket Club reflect on the beginning of the new season

“The club is probably in the best shape it’s been in for a long time” – Walkden Cricket Club reflect on the beginning of the new season

With the cricket season getting underway, many cricket clubs have already begun their preparations for the season. Many have been […]

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“We have seen nearly double the footfall” – Swinton Square boss pleased following full reopening

Peter McDermott / Swinton Square   The Centre Manager of Swinton Square, Chris Doidge, has revealed his relief and excitement at the […]

“It was great for my mental health over lockdown” – Swinton student on the success of her new business

“It was great for my mental health over lockdown” – Swinton student on the success of her new business

A third-year fashion design student from Swinton has launched a Helsinki-inspired business from home during lockdown.  Olivia Black, who studies […]

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“It is what it is” – The Salford pub keeping its doors closed until May

A Salford pub has made the decision to stay closed until May to prevent turning eager patrons away.

Photo: Permission received to use from Edwin Green, who took this photograph.

Ninety-seven-year-old walking 6.2 miles in 100 days for domestic abuse charity

Veteran Langworthy fundraiser 97-year-old “Fearless” Vera Green is walking 100 metres every day for 100 days to raise money for […]

Credits: Kayleigh Jackson the interviewee has given permission for use of images.

Sparkly Magical Princess visits makes children smile during lockdown

A high school student has spread a little fairy-tale magic to make lockdown more bearable for children in Cadishead through […]

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“There were still signs of its former life as a bustling community club” – Urban explorer visits The Adelphi Lads Club

Images from inside a derelict Salford lads club are providing what could be a last glimpse of the iconic building […]

C8C67P Policeman at the scene of a shooting incident in Salford, Greater Manchester, England. Sunday October 09, 2011

Murder investigation launched after death of man in Eccles

A murder investigation has been launched after a 41-year-old man was found with fatal stab wounds in Eccles. The victim […]

Photo Credit: Sykes Fish and Chips (Instagram)

“Best chippy in town” – Salford favourite Sykes chippy among best in UK

A community favourite, Sykes Fish and Chips, has placed in the Fry Magazine top 50 UK fish and chip takeaways […]