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“Manchester is great, but people forget; Salford is where it started” – The Welly House Band breaking the music scene in ‘the other city’

The Welly House Band is a seven-piece group from Greater Manchester who found inspiration in Salford’s musical ancestry. Although none […]

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‘Van Gogh Alive’ art installation is coming to Salford

The immersive art installation ‘Van Gogh Alive‘ is coming to Salford Quays this October. Having welcomed over eight million visitors […]

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“To tell the story of an affair from two metres has been challenging to say the least!” – Coronation Street’s Alan Halsall on his current storyline

A resident of Coronation Street for 23 years, Salford-born actor Alan Halsall talks to Kathryn Austin about his latest storyline, […]

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Islington Mill opens the doors for their first exhibition since lockdown

The Salford art venue, Islington Mill, are hosting their first exhibition since their doors closed to the public in March […]

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Salford Museum & Art Gallery open for submissions for The Open [2]

Salford Museum & Art Gallery have opened submissions for their upcoming exhibition, The Open [2]. On the Museum’s website, it […]

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CHARLIE & STAN – A silent comedy about the greatest duo that nearly was is coming to Salford in September

CHARLIE & STAN – A silent comedy about the greatest comedy duo that nearly was – is coming to Salford […]

Artist Laura Daly testing The Storm Cone experience in Peel Park, May 2021. Photograph: Jon Smith.

Award winning visual artist showcases new immersive artwork ‘The Storm Cone’ in ‘Rediscovering Salford’

Commissioned by the University of Salford Art Collection and Metal, The Storm Cone uncovers the buried past of lost bandstands […]

My Utopia, Party People

Salford Artist and Manchester Photographer collaborate to put a positive spin on local lockdown

Emma Evans, artist from Salford has teamed up with photographer Richard Kelly from Manchester, to create My Utopia, a free […]