Interviews

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“The gaffer’s come in and made it very clear the height of standards he expects from us” – Salford City forward Brandon Thomas-Asante on the impact of new manager Neil Wood

Salford City winger Brandon Thomas-Asante spoke with optimism when asked about new manager Neil Wood and the squad’s collective expectations […]

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“It’s embracing the difference” – Heavy metal photography project aims to tackle stereotypes

A Salford University student’s photography project aims to break the stigma around the Heavy Metal culture. Matt Billington, a 22-year-old […]

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Have you heard about the cursed skull of Wardley Hall? – Greater Manchester’s very own horror story

The recently-published book ‘Strange Manchester’ is a combination of horror stories located in Greater Manchester that have been passed down […]

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“My heart’s desire is to help other adoptees overcome some of the struggles I have overcome” – Salford author who wrote a book on her life

Fiona Myles, an author from Salford, was adopted at around eight months old. She has now written a book about the […]

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“People who attend all appreciate being creative and the social side of the group” – Monton Arts and craft sessions support people in the community

An arts and craft group in Monton is helping people with mental health issues and brain injuries feel supported and […]

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“We don’t seem to be taught in school the history of our local area, so hopefully, this will help bring that out” – Salford artist working to capture the city

A Salford artist is working to celebrate the city, leading local councillors to praise her efforts. Chelsea Entwistle, 31, began […]

Stan the play and Art with Heart: Sarah Emmott and Rachel Moorhouse. Permission for use: Rachel Moorhouse. Art with Heart photo credit: Sam Ryley

Salford creative arts company to launch nationwide bilingual English x British Sign Language play

Stan poster and Art with Heart: Sarah Emmott and Rachel Moorhouse. Permission for use: Rachel Moorhouse. Art with Heart photo […]

“You see authors and books in shops and you don’t think it’s a possibility” – Salford professional dog walker turned author on her debut book

“You see authors and books in shops and you don’t think it’s a possibility” – Salford professional dog walker turned author on her debut book

Salford author and professional dog walker Leanne Marshall released her debut book, ‘Losing Lindani’ after spending five years developing it. […]