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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 Counts view on finding forever families for children

This is Salford’s need to know guide of what the process of adoption looks like and what to expect when […]

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“It feels like the world is coming to an end” – Floating Earth deflates during Lightwaves festival

The free festival was forced to close on Saturday night due to howling gales and downpours. The globe sculpture was […]

Credit: Luke Jerram

SALFORD NOW LIVE 6 DECEMBER – news, sport, weather and updates from around the city

Welcome to Salford Now’s Live Blog! Patryk Bialkowski is curating our live feed today and will be updating you throughout […]

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“The money we raise gives so many people great opportunities” – Salford woman to walk 6.6 miles for Francis House Children’s Hospice

Whilst on maternity leave, Salford mum-of-3 Pagan Jones had the idea to raise money within her community for local causes. […]

Members of Manchester Rise Up holding their protest sign. (Picture by Mel Cionco)

“We are going to keep coming, and the BBC has another thing coming if they think this is going away” – Activists gather in Media City

Activists from Manchester Trans Rise UP protested last Saturday in Salford’s Media City to speak out against the BBC’s handling […]

Gloria Egan cuts the ribbon and opens the bench to the public Credit: Age UK Salford, Paul Sherlock.

Disbanded Salford flower club donates bench to Community hub as its’ final legacy

Winton Flower Club, which recently disbanded after 62 years, have donated a bench to Critchley community hub, using the last […]

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“Wearing a mask is just one measure” – Salford academic’s advice over reducing the spread of COVID-19

A lecturer at the University of Salford has urged Salfordians to take up offers of booster vaccinations. Covid booster jabs […]

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Salford residents being denied their covid jabs despite the centres advertising walk-in vaccines

Frustrated Salford residents are being turned away from vaccine centres across the city despite being told they could get their […]

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“I tried to commit suicide three times” – The dark reality of suffering from extreme gambling harm

A Salford woman is in more than £60,000 worth of debt to gambling addiction without ever setting foot in a […]

Left: Bra Dress (courtesy of Think Pink)
Right: Imma Totaro (from Zoom meeting

“People have to be aware themselves of their body and how it works” – The Salford group raising awareness for breast cancer

A group in Salford have created a project which shows a woman’s journey with breast cancer. The ‘Think Pink’ project […]