Retail & Business

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“It was like surviving basically” – Why Salfordians should shop independent this Christmas

Salfordians are being urged to pay a visit to their local, independent businesses before giving money to the big chains […]

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“If we go into another lockdown, it will fully stop us from serving people” – Salford’s hospitality businesses on new ‘Plan B’ measures

Salford businesses are being affected by the new Plan B measures with mandatory vaccine passports and further restrictions implemented. The […]

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“Children love it” – The new business helping educate and entertain kids of Salford

Edu-crate is a new enterprise that aims to provide fun and educational activities for children at a cheap price. It […]

Media City Church & Community Club to host clothes swap event

Media City Church & Community Club to host clothes swap event

The Media City Church & Community Club will be hosting a clothes swap event at 4pm on Thursday. The event, […]

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Four Sisters Distillery to release first Christmas advent calendar

Salford’s Four Sisters Distillery is set to release its own advent calendar this year – with a miniature bottle of […]

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“It’s just a celebration like everything else” – Salford business react to National Own Business Day

Salford business owners have welcomed National Own Business Day, which honours those who have set up their own companies across the country.

Burgerism's food at Trof, NQ, Credit: Mia Duthil-McArthur

Salford takeaway-only burger joint teams up with NQ restaurant for in-house dining

Salford-based delivery joint Burgerism has collaborated with Trof, a Northern Quarter based restaurant, to provide an in-house burger dining opportunity.

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Salford’s tallest building construction set to be approved this week

A 55-storey tower, which would be ‘Salford’s tallest building’ and form part of a 542-apartment scheme, is set to be […]

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“We’re fighting convenience” – Salford’s first zero waste shop hosts its own clothes swap event

The Dispensary, which is widely regarded as Salford’s first zero waste shop, hosted its very first clothes swapping event over the […]

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“One of the most important things is to support your local businesses” – Treehouse Cafe owners reflect on running micro-business during a pandemic

Thirsty and hungry customers have been flocking back to an independent coffee shop in Lower Broughton in the week since […]