Tag: MediaCityUK

The Lowry are offering free virtual tours via Smartify. Credit: The Lowry via Flickr

LS Lowry’s “Landscapes of Salford” made available to view from home during lockdown

LS Lowry’s depictions of Salford have been made available to view from home as part of a virtual tour. Through […]

Photo by Jack Kirwin -JK Photography-

“The brand has built a loyal customer base” – Chapati Café is set up to open a new eatery in MediaCityUK

Chapati Café, an independent Asian restaurant located on Blue Road, is opening a new eatery in MediaCityUK this week.  The Café will […]

Social 7 Owner Cara Taylor is currently hiring out the venue's floor to the BBC and ITV for filming during the pandemic. (Image credit: Mikey Partington).

“We had to adapt or die really” – Media City venue adjusts to pandemic by hosting BBC and ITV

Media City venue Social 7 has adapted to the outbreak of Covid-19 by hiring its space out to major broadcasters […]

Helena Worthington stood in front of her 'Box on the Docks' design

“I have pride in Salford”: Gogglebox star creates Box on the Docks mural

Credit: Nathan Chandler Photography Gogglebox regular and Salford University student Helena Worthington has created a mural in honour of her hometown.  The fine art student, who […]

Salford students team up with Attika Choudhary for Asian Media Awards nominated podcast

Salford students team up with Attika Choudhary for Asian Media Awards nominated podcast

The Positive Solace podcast with Attika Choudhary has been nominated for an award at the Asian Media Awards. The podcast, […]

Helen Crossley, The Skipping Bee. Photo credit Helen Crossley, permission to use.

5k jump rope challenge in Media City to raise £2,000 for skipping in schools

An arthritis and fibromyalgia sufferer will do a sponsored 5k skip to raise money to introduce jump rope to Salford […]

Credit: Tim Bassett

“Christmas is about joy, not stress and worry” – MediaCityUK church and community hub asks for help this Winter

MediaCityUK church and community hub, has launched a Crowdfunder page in order to raise funds for its 2020 Christmas Hamper […]

Image of MediaCityUK One Apartment block from Google Maps.

Controversial cladding set to be removed on MediaCityUK tower blocks

Work has started on tower blocks at Salford’s MediaCityUK to replace controversial cladding following the Grenfell Tower fire tragedy. Residents […]