Tag: community

Salford City on Point collect litter around Salford and have the council dispose of it - image credits go to Zak Damelio

Fund launched to promote community recycling initiatives

Salford recyclers can apply for grants to encourage new initiatives. A fund, which is available across Greater Manchester, aims to […]

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“We all want to be proud of where we live” – Salford Quays residents organise community clean up

“We all want to be proud of where we live,” says Salford resident and Quay candidate who has organised a […]

The Food Collective, Salford. Credit: Nicky Jones.

“It’s open to everybody and there is something in there for everyone” – Non-profit Salford food market selling local produce in aid of community

A non-profit food market has opened its doors in Salford’s The Angel Centre to help feed local families. The Food […]

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“It has spiralled into my therapy” – Local mum shares how she uses art as a stress relief

With Stress Awareness Month in full swing, one woman has shared her love of art and how it has helped […]

“People are now really ready to get back outside and start moving again” – U-First Fitness Society restarts outdoor training sessions

“People are now really ready to get back outside and start moving again” – U-First Fitness Society restarts outdoor training sessions

Amid the easing of lockdown restrictions earlier this week, U-First Fitness has welcomed its members back to group outdoor training […]

Onwards and Upwards 'Daffodil Doorstop Drop' packages.

“That’s what it’s always about – helping people to help themselves” – Community group organise ‘daffodil doorstop drops’ to brighten lockdown

Onwards and Upwards, a Salford community well-being group, has been dropping off local daffodil packages to brighten up lockdown doorsteps. […]

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“We are strong believers that participation in arts activity is good for wellbeing”- Poison Apple Arts CIC launch a music conversation club for adults in Salford

The Music Conversation Club is a new group launched by Poison Apple Arts CIC, a female led company that aims […]

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“This wouldn’t be possible without the community volunteering their time” – Irlam and Cadishead community litter pickers keeping Salford tidy

Since last April, residents of Irlam and Cadishead who were frustrated at how their area had visually deteriorated in recent […]

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Vaccines continue to roll out across Salford as infection rates drop

U.S. Secretary of Defense, CC BY 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons   The weekly number of infections per 100,000 people […]

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“The brand has built a loyal customer base” – Chapati Café is set up to open a new eatery in MediaCityUK

Chapati Café, an independent Asian restaurant located on Blue Road, is opening a new eatery in MediaCityUK this week.  The Café will […]