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Salford Heart Care receives £3,000 donation to support during pandemic

The Salford Heart Care charity has received a donation of £3,250 from furnishing company Evans Textiles, to support the charity’s […]

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“I’m not a Tesco. I’m not an Aldi. I’m a tiny little shop” – Eco-shop not eligible for emergency funding

The Dispensary in Walkden had just a few months of standard business operation before Covid struck and changed everything. The […]

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Kidscan charity find new ways to fundraise after announcement of January lockdown

After the announcement of another national lockdown, Salford charity Kidscan children’s cancer research, have had to postpone events that they […]

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Police are appealing for information after a teenager was stabbed in Salford

Slinkierbus268, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons Police are appealing for information after a teenager was stabbed in Salford. […]

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“We wanted to do something within our community” – Children from Moorside Primary School make recycled patchwork blankets for Emmaus Salford

The Willow classes from Moorside Primary school in Swinton, have created patchwork blankets made from recycled crisp packets and donated […]

Eccles cafe is under new management for the eighth time in eleven years

Eccles cafe is under new management for the eighth time in eleven years

Tapas cafe, ‘Ajo’, on Church Road, has been sold for an eighth time in the past decade. The business traded […]