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Jenny Byrne with Gary Neville, as a child and today. Photo: Jenny Byrne, used with permission

“It was something to just give us hope in a very unknown period of life” – Woman who met Salford City’s Gary Neville as a patient in a children’s hospital lands job at UA92

A young woman who first met Salford City manager and Manchester United legend, Gary Neville, when he visited the children’s […]

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“They think we deserve death and nothing else” – Salford graduate trapped in Afghanistan desperate to escape the Taliban’s rule

A Salford graduate from Afghanistan is looking to escape the Taliban with his young family to move back to the […]

Co-op opening soon at MediaCityUK. Credit: Tia-Louise Barlow

“We are delighted that Co-op will be joining our MediaCityUK community” – A Co-operative is opening soon in MediaCityUK and is running on 100% renewable electricity

A Co-operative is opening soon in MediaCityUK, replacing Booths and is running on 100% renewable electricity. A funding boost has […]

Mother and toddler spending time in the playground, Picture from Adoption Agency Adoption Counts

“We make sure we keep the child at the heart of everything we do, and that we do it well” – Adoption agency seeks forever families for children

An appeal has gone out to Salford families to consider adopting a child. The agency providing adoption services in the […]

“My Grandfather was killed in 1917 in Belgium” – Salford veterans remember friends and family in run-up to Remembrance Sunday

“My Grandfather was killed in 1917 in Belgium” – Salford veterans remember friends and family in run-up to Remembrance Sunday

Janice Coxon still recalls the effects of her grandfathers death, killed in Belgium in the First World War: “It had […]

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 […]

“You Belong Here” – Salford Museum and Art Gallery’s new exhibition celebrates Salford’s history and green spaces

“You Belong Here” – Salford Museum and Art Gallery’s new exhibition celebrates Salford’s history and green spaces

A new exhibition will celebrate Salford’s green spaces and forgotten histories. Four local artists have been commissioned by The University […]