Tag: green

Volunteers working at the park. Images from Laura Calvin, vice chair of Friends of Peel Park

“Keep your eyes peeled for nature and take care of the green spaces” – Friends of Peel Park educate park users about appreciating and respecting nature

Friends of Peel Park are running ‘Eyes Peeled for Nature’ month to raise awareness of our local wildlife. Eyes Peeled […]

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“What is all that over there dad, all that greenery? It is Salford that, son” – Friends of Lightoaks Park founder on World Wildlife Conservation Day

This Friday is World Wildlife Conservation Day and Darren Miller, one of the founders of Friends of Lightoaks Park in […]

Three sister nature Reserve

“We think it’s the largest number of objectors we ever had” – Eccles Nature Reserve temporarily saved after hundreds object to a plan to cut down 17 trees

Three Sisters nature reserve in Eccles has been temporarily saved after locals objected to the plans by United Utilities to […]

Copyright: Anna Evans 2020

“Making Salford greener is important for so many reasons” Salford’s tree planting mission

Nearly 500 trees are to be planted across the urban areas of Salford. Weaste, Eccles, Irlam, Ordsall and Salford city centre […]

Credit: David Poucher

“Soon, we’ll be able to connect Salford Crescent train station to Media City and the NHS hospital”: E-scooters arrive at the University of Salford

The University of Salford has become the first university in the UK to offer e-scooters to students, staff, and the […]

A rabbit. Image credit: Pixabay.

“Wildlife is less timid and more visible” How lockdown has affected Salford’s wildlife and green spaces

One unexpected side-effect of the COVID crisis is a significant uptick in wildlife activity. With fewer people out and about, […]

Local Councillor speaks on the severe litter problem in Salford

Local Councillor speaks on the severe litter problem in Salford

A Salford Councillor has spoken out against the severe litter problem rising in New Moss Wood. Councillor Lewis Nelson has […]

Photo credit: Isabella Foster

Christmas tree company urges people to be green this year

Salford families are being encouraged to replant and recycle trees this year.  Workers at Woodheys Christmas Trees have made wooden […]