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“They’ll last a lot longer than an Easter Egg” – Wood Street Mission launches book appeal for Salford children

Wood Street Mission has launched their Books Forever 2021 Appeal, which asks people to donate brand new books for children […]

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“You only have to scratch the surface and there’s an awful lot of history in Salford”-Museum of Transport Greater Manchester plan a 100 year celebration for Salford buses

The Museum of Transport Greater Manchester is currently working on a project that will refurbish the engine of a 1939 […]

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“Excited to get a proper season in this year” – Manchester Originals Ellie Threlkeld is excited about the upcoming Hundred tournament

There was a lot of buzz around the new cricket tournament, ‘The Hundred’ a new take on short form cricket […]

Sheldon Ryan (right)

“My main goal is UFC, but first I want the Cage Warriors flyweight belt” – Salford MMA fighter tells all

In recent years Sheldon Ryan, 26, has made a name for himself in amateur mixed martial arts (MMA). The Salford-born and […]

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Four classic Manchester and Salford-based films to see you through lockdown 3.0

As greater Manchester enters yet another lockdown, you may have some extra time on your hands. If so, then go […]

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“This is a huge scandal…” – Rebecca Long-Bailey wants to protect her constituency against the Salford cladding crisis

Rebecca Long-Bailey is sticking up for her constituency after the spending review in November resulted in no extra money for […]

Covid-19 cases have decreased in Salford with the area in tier 3 restrictions

Salford waits to find out if they must spend Christmas in tough Tier 3

In Wednesday’s crunch meeting to review the Covid-19 tier system, Salford and the rest of Greater Manchester will be hoping […]

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“I’ve had some fabulous times here”- Salboy restores Castle Irwell’s Racecourse Turnstile building as part of 500-home urban village

Image credit: Salboy Property development company Salboy has restored a Salford landmark as part of its 500-home urban village. The […]

Salford MP welcomes two-stage Covid-19 testing for Greater Manchester care homes

Salford MP welcomes two-stage Covid-19 testing for Greater Manchester care homes

Worsley and Eccles South MP Barbara Keeley has welcomed a two-stage Covid-19 test for those visiting relatives in Greater Manchester […]