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“I once picked up John Cooper Clarke at 3.30pm; he had a custard cream for breakfast” – Henry Normal unveils Salford memories and poem ahead of Lowry gig

Henry Normal, one of the greats of British comedy and the performing arts is coming to Salford during his next […]

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“Profit over people” – Application for 7 bed HMO in Little Hulton refused to maintain “community street”

The application for a family home on Elsham drive to be renovated into a seven bed HMO (house in multiple […]

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“Anybody can Join in and do some exercise and hopefully have some fun as well” – The Salford Energise Healthy living Centre introduce inclusive chair-based fitness classes.

The Energise Healthy living centre based in the heart of Salford, are holding chair-based fitness groups to help keep all […]

“The government haven’t acted enough” – TV’s George Clarke on ‘nuts’ response to cladding crisis

“The government haven’t acted enough” – TV’s George Clarke on ‘nuts’ response to cladding crisis

Television presenter George Clarke and Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, have said that the government has not done enough […]

Winter Olympian Katie Ormerod at Graystone Action Park.

“It’s a unique facility, we’re the only one in the UK” – Salford action park hosts GB Snowsports team

Great Britain’s Winter Olympic hopefuls are calling a Salford action park home in order to hone their skills during the […]

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Covid rundown: Vaccination programme continues as cases steadily fall

Covid-19 cases are decreasing in Salford as more and more people are vaccinated. Cases in Salford peaked in early November, […]

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“Let’s try and normalise having those bad moments and those good moments” – Hollyoaks actor joins Salford youth worker for a mental health podcast

Salford youth worker Katherine Whittam has teamed up with former Hollyoaks star Jazmine Franks to create a feelgood podcast for […]

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“I’m happy to play my part” The singer unveiling her new song to raise money for a Salford charity

Singer Freya Beer is raising money for Salford Loaves and Fishes by performing her new song as part of a […]

Government U-turn with grades now based on teacher assessment

Government U-turn with grades now based on teacher assessment

The government has finally made a U-turn this week to correct the much reported problems it created with A-level and […]