Tag: COVID-19

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“It allows everyone to be safe and it is not for us, it’s for everyone” – Salford’s reaction to the return of masks in shops and on public transport

Salford Now’s Courtney Davies went into Salford, asking Salfordians for their opinion on the comeback of mandatory wearing of masks […]

Days Like These exhibition poster at The Lowry. From Lowry press release - used with permission

“Vulnerable children and young people are among the hardest hit by the pandemic ” – The Lowry Christmas Appeal is ‘on a mission’ to help young people in Salford

The Lowry’s annual Christmas Appeal is back to help children and young people across Salford bounce back from the societal […]

New festive Worsley Market to hit Salford this December

New festive Worsley Market to hit Salford this December

© Copyright David Dixon and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/ No changes made The 2021 debut of Salford’s Worsley Christmas Market […]

© Joel Goodman - 07973 332324 - all rights reserved. For NHS Internal Comms use . 08/12/2020. Salford, UK. TED JONES  ( Frederick Jones ) is the first to be vaccinated . The first to receive the Coronavirus vaccine at Salford Royal (formerly Hope ) Hospital . The Pfizer / BioNTec Covid-19 vaccine is being administered to patients around the UK from today ( 8th December 2020).  . Photo credit : Joel Goodman

“The right decision” – Salford nurse speaks out after vaccines become compulsory for frontline NHS staff in England

Salford Royal Nurse speaks out as health sectary has announced that NHS staff across England will have to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19.

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“I was in big, big trouble” – Salford chocolatier bounces back after lockdown

The owner of a chocolate shop in Salford says his business has recovered after what he described as a difficult […]

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“Seeing those who we support struggle through Covid has been most emotionally challenging” – The charity helping children with autism in Salford

Greater Manchester based charity I AM has been helping people with autism in Salford cope throughout the pandemic. The Covid-19 […]

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“I’d not hugged my family for months, and there I was being all raucous on set” – Salford alumni Joanna Higson talks filming Brassic 3 in the midst of a pandemic

Salford University alumni Joanna Higson says she “felt so lucky to be back at work” with the return of hit […]

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A surge of job opportunities arises as Salford fights the economic hit from Covid-19

Salford has secured hundreds of jobs as the government moves thousands of civil service jobs out of London. The Department […]

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“Too many buyers and not enough houses” – Salford estate agent weighs in on national housing price increase

A Salford estate agent has cited a major increase in demand for housing in the area for a sharp rise […]

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“Just continue doing what we’ve been doing so far” – Walkden councillor settles fears of Indian variant spread

A Salford councillor has said residents should be OK in the face of rising Covid cases of the Indian variant […]