Tag: Greater Manchester

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“Everyone’s struggling, aren’t they?” – Humans MCR deliver 60,000th meal to Salford families

A food poverty charity that has supported Salford families through the coronavirus pandemic has hit a major milestone this month.

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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 […]

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“We have received some very positive feedback” – How NHS student mental health service is benefiting students suffering during the pandemic.

In December 2019, A new specialist NHS service in Greater Manchester was set up, to provide Salford university students with the help they need to overcome significant […]

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Fanny’s Fairies – Christmas decorations made out of knickers!

Fanny Gogh, real name Sian Elizabeth Absalon, is a Salford artist who experiments with multi media and textile art; along […]

Brand new inclusive fitness and coaching facility ‘J13’ now open in Worsley

Brand new inclusive fitness and coaching facility ‘J13’ now open in Worsley

Rob Nixon from the brand new J13 fitness facility, said: “You’re not going to be able to avoid germs your […]

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“This is a country of opportunities and democracy” – Councillor Nkurunziza recalls his journey from asylum seeker to Langworthy councillor

Salford councillor Wilson Nkurunziza sought refuge in the UK 18 years ago when he fled from a civil war in […]

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“The true spirit of Salford” – Christmas hampers make sure nobody goes without

A Salford nursery is putting together Christmas hampers to help families in need this weekend.  Kidzrus, which has five nurseries […]

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“Art has never been so important to keep us going after this year” – Online Festive Makers Markets aims to support small creative businesses

Covid-19 won’t stop the annual Festive Makers Market promoting small businesses sharing their crafts this Christmas. Although the Salford University […]

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“To see his success, it was a surprise, but a nice surprise” – Ex-school pal of Russell Watson details DJing with the singer as a young adult

A former school friend of I’m A Celebrity star Russell Watson has described how the singer showed no musical talent […]