Tag: covid

“It was great for my mental health over lockdown” – Swinton student on the success of her new business

“It was great for my mental health over lockdown” – Swinton student on the success of her new business

A third-year fashion design student from Swinton has launched a Helsinki-inspired business from home during lockdown.  Olivia Black, who studies […]

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The Fitness Society getting Covid-safe for the future

A Salford fitness group is getting ready to resume a series of ‘Covid safe’ outdoor bootcamps when the lockdown restrictions […]

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“Everything’s natural, we don’t use artificial colours or flavours” – Local couple have created a new style of treat for dogs

Owners of Bakers Bakery, Natasha Baker and Aaron France, have taken a new approach to the standard dog treats. Whilst […]

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The Lowry will be supporting the ‘#LightItinRed’ campaign this week, as they mark one year since their doors closed

The Lowry have announced on their Instagram that they will be taking part in the #LightItInRed campaign. The Salford theatre […]

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“It’s been very difficult for the bridal industry” – A Swinton Bridal shop prepares to hit the road as a mobile store after the pandemic forced its doors to close

A Swinton Bridal shop is going mobile after multiple lockdowns during the pandemic forced their store to close.   View […]

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Eccles residents react to proposal made by Eccles Shopping Centre to regenerate its main square

Parrot of Doom, CC BY-SA 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons   Eccles Shopping Centre is looking at future options for […]

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Greater Manchester Fringe festival moved to September 2021 after UK lockdown announcement

The Greater Manchester Fringe festival has been moved to September 2021, after the UK Government announced its roadmap out of […]

“It will be the best way to remember those we love” – Sunflowers being planted to remember those who have died from Covid-19

“It will be the best way to remember those we love” – Sunflowers being planted to remember those who have died from Covid-19

A memorial of sunflowers is set to be planted this March around Salford to remember those who have died due […]

The Lowry to host radio play premiere starring unknown audience member

The Lowry to host radio play premiere starring unknown audience member

The Lowry in Salford will host the premiere of a new radio play on its #LoveLowry online platform this Thursday […]