Eccles

Eccles cafe is under new management for the eighth time in eleven years

Eccles cafe is under new management for the eighth time in eleven years

Tapas cafe, ‘Ajo’, on Church Road, has been sold for an eighth time in the past decade. The business traded […]

The Cavs. Credit: Holly Pritchard.

“He looked like someone who wanted to be in a band”- Meet ‘The Cavs’, indie-rock band with Eccles roots

Laid-back local lads, ‘The Cavs’, are a five-piece indie-rock band with roots in Eccles, Salford. The band members are: (Absent […]

Eccles family-run café opens during pandemic

Eccles family-run café opens during pandemic

A new Eccles family-run café has found its feet despite enduring a global pandemic. The new family-run business, Nineteen cafe opened its […]

Staff at Yetti's Kitchen, Eccles. 
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“Dance your socks off” – Eccles restaurant hosts virtual Christmas party

Yetti’s Kitchen, of Liverpool Road, Eccles, will be hosting a virtual Christmas party tomorrow evening.  The African and British-style restaurant will host the […]

“They really shows the spirit of a working-class town” – the bakery bringing Eccles cakes up to date in Salford

“They really shows the spirit of a working-class town” – the bakery bringing Eccles cakes up to date in Salford

A family run bakery in Salford has rekindled the tradition of producing Eccles cakes – in Eccles. The Albert Street […]

Pam Pickard. Credit: Jalen Barlow

Eccles Christmas craft market returns this December

Eccles Shopping Centre is hosting a Christmas craft market for craft lovers and local shoppers to support local businesses during […]

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“It’s a good way of de-stressing” – ‘pay what you feel’ arts classes launch virtually in Salford

Following Humbug Art’s online ‘Art Brunch’ classes during the first lockdown, the creator of the business has now launched another […]

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“My sweets keep them going” – Salford’s ‘Only Sweets and Treats’ allowed to stay open over lockdown

The council has allowed a local sweet shop in Eccles to stay open during the second lockdown. Only Sweets and […]

Rubbish build up in Eccles. Permission to use from Paula Kane's Facebook.

“It just gets to the point where you say ‘why always me'” – Eccles residents’ fury over fly-tipping and overflowing bins

Church Street in Eccles has become the home of a mountain of rubbish and fly-tipping recently, with residents getting increasingly […]