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Yasmin with her dog, Tilly. Permission to use by Yasmin Tenk

“I think that people set them off to cause trouble, not because they’re pretty” – The fight to ban fireworks in Salford

Yasmin Tenk, who recently graduated from the university of Salford, is one of the residents who are petitioning against the private […]

Tony Prescott, Operations Manager. Copyright: Jacob Teagle

“There’s no-one who knows Irlam and Cadishead better than Hamilton Davies Trust” – Salford charity giving back to the community

Hamilton Davies Trust charity in Cadishead have been providing a range of grants and projects for the surrounding area since […]

Image created by James McGregor using creative commons photo on right. Picture of Darren taken from Facebook, used with permission.

“When they start building on our green belt, I can’t get behind it” – Ex-Salford Councillor expresses frustration about new development plans

© Copyright David Dixon and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence. Ex-councillor for Cadishead, Darren Goulden, is frustrated […]

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“There’s so much racket, it’s very stressful and upsetting for them” The fear Bonfire Night causes for our pets

With Bonfire Night returning this Friday our furry companions could be in serious distress over the next couple of days. […]

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“I think the swimming just gives her that extra bit” – Why a Salford assistant dog is always eager to go swimming

An assistant dog has visited the same animal clinic in Irlam for the last five years to do hydrotherapy. Emma […]

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Salford fireworks set to light up the Bonfire Night skies after last year’s Covid cancellation

Image credit: Ed Von via Flickr. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/ no changes made Salford fireworks at Buile Hill Park and Irlam are set […]

Staff at The Station

“The love that goes into looking after people comes through in the food” – Irlam café rated best in Salford

A café in Irlam has been rated the best in Salford by visiting customers on ratings website TripAdvisor. The Station […]

“We’ve got some really decent 50/50 fights”- Boxing returns to Salford as the AJ Bell Arena hosts local fight night

“We’ve got some really decent 50/50 fights”- Boxing returns to Salford as the AJ Bell Arena hosts local fight night

A boxing promoter in Salford says he is excited by the return of boxing to the AJ Bell Stadium on Saturday night.

Irlam railway station. © Copyright Robert Eva and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.

Labour MP for Worsley and Eccles South Barbara Keeley demands better accessibility for our railway stations

Campaigning Eccles MP Barbara Keeley was left disappointed in her latest attempt to make Salford railway stations more accessible, particularly […]