Bez from the Happy Monday's DJing at previous MCR Rocks event

“Will be great to see faces, old and new… See you at the front” – Bez’s Homecoming gig at the Pendlebury

Spend a night in Salford with the legendary Bez this Christmas! MCR Rocks are back again with an amazing night […]

Gloria Egan cuts the ribbon and opens the bench to the public Credit: Age UK Salford, Paul Sherlock.

Disbanded Salford flower club donates bench to Community hub as its’ final legacy

Winton Flower Club, which recently disbanded after 62 years, have donated a bench to Critchley community hub, using the last […]

Pictures available under creative commons license from: Ad Meskens and HOST salford.

“Knit and Natter”- The Swinton community who are handcrafting a poppy display

 © Ad Meskens / Wikimedia Commons CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0> A community centre in Swinton is unveiling a display of […]

permission given by Fiona  Bannerman

“Use your brain, just carry your litter to the bin” – The Salford mum who is ‘on a mission’ to clean up Swinton litter

Local mum, Fiona Bannerman, and her six-year-old daughter are ‘on a mission’ to get rid of Swinton litter, after noticing how […]

Jan McIntyre - Critchley Community Hub.

“It is really important for people to have a focus and to have a community” – Critchley Community Hub host annual fashion show

Members of a Swinton Community group came together on Friday to host their annual fashion show, with all proceeds going […]

“A matter of life and death” – Swinton’s Church Inn pub hosts fundraiser to buy defibrillator following regular’s cardiac arrest

“A matter of life and death” – Swinton’s Church Inn pub hosts fundraiser to buy defibrillator following regular’s cardiac arrest

A regular customer at The Church Inn almost lost his life in September after he suffered from an unexpected cardiac […]

Buzzy Bee, Swinton
Image Credit: Anna Dugdale

Zombies in the library! Swinton cafe The Buzzy Bee gears up for Halloween event

Buzzy Bee Brunch Club in Swinton are gearing up for their Halloween event which will see new Halloween themed treats brought to the menu.

Swinton Co-op academy

“We can come together to achieve this goal” – Swinton’s Co-Op Academy prepares for strike action

Swinton’s Co-Op academy have today announced a teachers strike, commencing Tuesday 19th October and set to last for three days. […]

Co-Op Academy strikes continue at this Swinton school. Photo credit: Nathan Bagnall

“She is already asking to change schools after only being there for four weeks” – Swinton school teachers go on strike after nearly 300 ‘angry’ parents sign a petition against new rules

The Co-op Academy in Swinton has seen over 30 members of staff go on strike, in support of the 276 […]