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“I think its something that the university would love to keep going” – TEDxUniversityofSalford look to future following success of event

The team behind an online event hosted in Salford say they hope to stage more events in the future.

Tom Aspinall: One step closer to the UFC heavyweight championship

Tom Aspinall: One step closer to the UFC heavyweight championship

Salford-born Tom Aspinall is a step closer to the UFC heavyweight championship after beating former champion Andrei Arlovski. Six foot […]

“It’s ordinary people doing extraordinary things” – Salford children’s cancer research charity hoping to raise £10,000

“It’s ordinary people doing extraordinary things” – Salford children’s cancer research charity hoping to raise £10,000

Kidscan Cancer Research Charity, in Salford, is hoping people will get involved in their ‘Step for Science’ event to raise […]

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“You always have to be dynamic” – TEDxUniversityofSalford team talk vaccines, digital poverty and the future of TEDx in Salford.

The entirely digital TEDxUniversityofSalford is set to take place on March 6th 2021 with its theme of ‘new world normal’ […]

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“Using theatre to thrive” – The theatre-making programme offering Salford’s children a free creative workshop

Salford theatre-making programme ‘Stage Directions’ will host a free online creative classroom this Thursday, February 11. “Theatre Thursday” will be […]

“I’m not happy about it” – Tier 4 causes Salford student to be alone at Christmas

“I’m not happy about it” – Tier 4 causes Salford student to be alone at Christmas

Salford students will be facing the truth of having to spend their Christmas period away from their families. Whilst not […]

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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 […]

“They really shows the spirit of a working-class town” – the bakery bringing Eccles cakes up to date in Salford

“They really shows the spirit of a working-class town” – the bakery bringing Eccles cakes up to date in Salford

A family run bakery in Salford has rekindled the tradition of producing Eccles cakes – in Eccles. The Albert Street […]

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Salford student launches poetry competition for women about waste

A Salford student has partnered with Manchester magazine Floresta to create a poetry competition on the theme of waste. The […]

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“It feels like a real honour to be able to perform her material and pay tribute to her in this way” – ‘Victorious’ the musical comes to Salford in April

Hannah Brackenbury will resume her on-stage tribute to the late Victoria Woods in early 2021. Brighton-based comedy songwriter and performer […]