Environment

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“It’s for the local community to enjoy” – How a community garden in Salford is teaching children about the great outdoors

The group behind the restoration of a derelict patch of land into a thriving forest garden for children have reflected on a successful first year after waving goodbye to the final visiting group of 2020.

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“Lead to a society where littering is not behaviourally acceptable” – How a Salford litter picking group is inspiring the next generation

A Salford litter picking group is organising an art competition to teach children the negatives of littering.  Salford Litter Heroes is a […]

Salford Quays
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Liberal Democrats campaigner starts “Clean Up The Quays” petition

A Liberal Democrats Campaigner in Salford has started a petition to try and make Salford Quays cleaner. Alex Warren started […]

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Salford company works on lowering carbon emissions during pandemic

One of the country’s leading infrastructure contractors Excalon, specialising in services within the utilities industry, have continued their pivotal work throughout both lockdowns.

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International Animal Rights Day 2020 – an update on deer culling in Salford

Photo via Good Free Photos A petition drawn up to protest against the culling of nine roe deer in Salford […]

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“Change starts at a community level” The Salford mum hoping to raise £100,000 for new eco-friendly centre

A Salford mum has launched a fundraising campaign to create a brand new sustainable centre in the city Steph Bateman, […]

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Greater Manchester clean air plan – Salford residents invited to have their say

Today is the last day Salford residents can provide their views on clean air proposals for the city and the […]

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“What is all that over there dad, all that greenery? It is Salford that, son” – Friends of Lightoaks Park founder on World Wildlife Conservation Day

This Friday is World Wildlife Conservation Day and Darren Miller, one of the founders of Friends of Lightoaks Park in […]

Living Lab
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The Ignition Project enters its £850K phase 2 of the Living Lab

The University of Salford has announced that the £850K Phase 2 of the Ignition Project, a nature-based Living Lab, is […]