Environment

The mansion's garden that volunteers plan to transform over the course of a year. Image credit: William Hallows

“The idea is to make it as beautiful as possible and to create as many memories as possible” Salford community groups begin transformation of Buile Hill Mansion sensory garden

Volunteers and their families join event organisers in giving the sensory garden some much-needed love. On Sunday, the Buile Hill […]

New Bailey announce community litter pick with Salford Litter Picking Heroes

New Bailey announce community litter pick with Salford Litter Picking Heroes

New Bailey has announced a 2nd community litter pick in collaboration with Salford Litter Picking Heroes and Salford City Council […]

Scooters at MediaCity. Photo Credit: taken by Andrew Fisher

“E-scooters offer a unique and innovative way of getting around cities” – The future of Salford transport

E-Scooters could play an important role in Salford’s future transport infrastructure, says a researcher at the the city’s university.

Salford RHS Bridgewater

RHS Garden Bridgewater opens today with free visits for Salford Residents every Tuesday

The long-awaited multi-million pound tourist attraction RHS Garden Bridgewater finally opened today – and all Salford residents will be able […]

Image credit: Jonathan Billings

Salford homeless people given community garden in new RHS Garden Bridgewater

Homeless people in Salford have been given an allotment plot in the new £44 million RHS Garden Bridgewater. The homeless […]

Salford RHS Bridgewater

Salford’s RHS Bridgewater garden “thrilled” to be opening next week after a year long delay

After being delayed over a year ago due to the pandemic, Salford’s RHS Bridgewater Garden is set to open to […]

New eco rules will affect every household in Salford

The government’s new eco-rules have led to a set target of replacing 600,000 domestic boilers with heat pumps in the […]

Volunteers at Little Woolden Moss translocating common cotton grass (credit - Lancashire Wildlife Trust)

‘A huge black desiccated dry wasteland’ – Little Woolden Moss brought back to life by Wildlife Trust volunteers

A Wildlife Trust organisation aims to restore a degraded Salford peatland that has been used as a commercial peat extraction […]

Litter pick in Salford to acknowledge Hedgehog Awareness Week

Litter pick in Salford to acknowledge Hedgehog Awareness Week

The University of Salford Sustainability Team has organised a litter pick for Hedgehog Awareness Week. The event will take place […]