Tag: covid

Amy Shields outside The Little Green Deli. Permission given.

‘I want to help other people” – Owner of The Little Green Deli helping the community through Covid

The Little Green Deli is helping vulnerable people in the community throughout lockdown. Amy Shields, the owner, has experience in […]

Empty Media City after Lockdown 3.0 is announced

Empty Media City after Lockdown 3.0 is announced

MediaCity is looking very different in lockdown with mainly deserted walkways, restaurants, shops and offices as our picture gallery reveals. […]

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“It’s wonderful for the older people to reminisce” – Kidzrus visit care home to spread Christmas cheer

Kidzrus, a group of nurseries based in Salford, made a visit to Pendleton Court Care Home on Thursday to sing […]

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Liberal Democrat Alex Warren hand delivers Christmas cards to Salford Quays residents

Salford Liberal Democrat, Alex Warren, has reached into his own pocket to hand-deliver 5,000 Christmas cards to Salford Quays residents […]

A group of Pedal Away cyclists in Media City (picture taken before covid restrictions) - Image Credit: Rob Salt

“We hope to get them back up and running in February” – Salford cycling group hopeful of restrictions easing in the new year

Salford cycling group ‘Pedal Away’ are hoping that after a year of restrictions they can continue their social cycling events in […]

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“If all of us get the vaccine we’ll have our normal life back” – Scientist welcomes new Salford vaccine centre

The coronavirus vaccine should bring Salford back to “the life it had before”, according to a leading scientist. Dr Athar […]

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“Every woman should feel beautiful and special” – Beauty salon owner on a mission to help local women in need

A young business owner is on a mission to provide ‘the little luxuries we take for granted’ to vulnerable women […]

Eccles family-run café opens during pandemic

Eccles family-run café opens during pandemic

A new Eccles family-run café has found its feet despite enduring a global pandemic. The new family-run business, Nineteen cafe opened its […]

Backlash erupts over Government’s decision to keep Greater Manchester in Tier 3

Backlash erupts over Government’s decision to keep Greater Manchester in Tier 3

The announcement by the Government that Greater Manchester will remain in Tier 3 has caused outrage amongst Northern leaders and […]

Jessica Bakes Vegan
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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 […]