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Refill Station at The Dispensary

Salford shop is helping to raise money for families in need during COVID-19 pandemic

‘The Dispensary‘ a zero waste shop, is helping to raise money to donate toiletries to families who are struggling during […]

Imagine credit Susie Hughes, Branch manager

“We want to get them homes as soon as possible” How you can help the RSPCA Manchester and Salford in unprecedented times

The RSPCA Manchester and Salford branch is closed for adoptions due to the COVID-19 outbreak but wants to remind everyone […]

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Sport England make £195m available to clubs and community organisations

Sport England has announced that they will make £195million available to help clubs and community organisations through the coronavirus pandemic. […]

Picture of Magali & Olivia working out at home. Picture creds: Olivia

Mother and daughter give free workouts during coronavirus pandemic

A Salford mother-and-daughter team have been providing free workout videos to the community during the coronavirus lockdown. In the UK […]

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Salford group appeals for donations to support most vulnerable during the pandemic

A local organisation is appealing to the people of Salford to come together and support the most vulnerable in the […]

Image Credits: Lucy Hill 2020

“A lot of people are not taking this seriously” Frustration as coronavirus measures could last longer than originally thought

Image Credit: Lucy Hill 2020 Michael Gove MP announced on the Andrew Marr Show this morning that the ‘strict measures’ […]

Karen Gardiner, owner of the Hug in a mug cafe. All images courtesy of the Hug in a mug Twitter account.

“It’s like a big family”: The Walkden Cafe looking after its customers during Covid-19

Amid the hysteria created by the Covid-19 pandemic across the globe, one Walkden cafe has stepped up to the plate […]

Salford's City Mayor Paul Dennett with kids at a storytime session at Swinton Library (Photo courtesy of Nick Harrison for Salford Leisure)

“We will be distributing nearly £500,000 worth of books to children”: Salford celebrates three-year partnership with BookTrust

This month Salford City Council, working with Salford Libraries, which is part of Salford Community Leisure, celebrates a three-year partnership […]

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Salford's Culture and Place Partnership

Salford’s encourages the arts with Culture and Place Partnership

On Thursday evening, members of the public, artists and guest speakers gathered at Islington Hall for the launch of Salford’s […]

The true spirit of Salford: the internet community making coronavirus bearable

The true spirit of Salford: the internet community making coronavirus bearable

During these unprecedented times, people are using the connectivity of social media for good. The Spirit of Salford Network Facebook […]