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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 […]

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Former University of Salford student sets up food delivery company Joppaa Foods

A former University of Salford student has set up a supermarket delivery service after completing a business course in 2018.

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“I always wanted to work in something I enjoyed” – Salford lad realises childhood ambition to start his own business

A Salford lad who grew up dreaming of owning a business has made that dream a reality.  In a year […]

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“I want to play my part in helping the next generations receive the best start” – Salford mum starts dream childminding business

A Salford mum has  announced the opening of a new childminding service Bethany Mcroy, 26, has lived in the city […]

Social 7 Owner Cara Taylor is currently hiring out the venue's floor to the BBC and ITV for filming during the pandemic. (Image credit: Mikey Partington).

“We had to adapt or die really” – Media City venue adjusts to pandemic by hosting BBC and ITV

Media City venue Social 7 has adapted to the outbreak of Covid-19 by hiring its space out to major broadcasters […]

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“It is a once in a lifetime opportunity” – Woman opens new Salford vegan cake business

A local baker has taken the plunge and opened a new Salford vegan cake business, despite the coronavirus pandemic. Jessica […]

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“I never imagined that I could have my own law firm” – Salford woman sets up ‘The Injury Solicitor’ to help locals

Elena Manukyan, a 31-year old from Salford, has singularly launched her own law firm at the beginning of the month. […]

Stephen Grimes outside Salford Sunbeds
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Salford Sunbeds eight day giveaway to support 16 small businesses

Salford Sunbeds owner opens a Christmas giveaway to help boost business after a difficult and confusing year for the beauty […]

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The Salford based wax melt shop taking Etsy by storm this Christmas

Ley Love Crafts is an online soy wax melt store, based in Salford, providing joy this Christmas through their handcrafted melts on Etsy. 

“We’ll definitely feel a hit” – What Salford shopkeepers think about building a Lidl on the site of Mocha Parade

“We’ll definitely feel a hit” – What Salford shopkeepers think about building a Lidl on the site of Mocha Parade

Residents have given a mixed reaction to plans to knock down a well-known Salford shopping precinct and build a new […]