Tag: Salford

The Derelict Explorer on the steps of the old market, credit: Matthew Holmes

Manchester’s history unlocked as Derelict Explorer discovers hidden market

Locals have shared their memories after historian Matthew Holmes delved under Market Street to photograph Manchester’s abandoned 1980s market.  Known as the Derelict Explorer, the 27-year-old from Flixton began investigating deserted buildings in […]

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“We’re so thankful for everyone’s support and love” – Emma Evans on the success of her new Monton shop, The Wandering Palate

After weeks of building their unique shop in Monton, Emma and Will Evans finally opened the doors of The Wandering […]

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“More hours and less money” – The effects of rising redundancy due to Covid

An Oldham mum and her daughter, both made redundant at the same time, have finally found jobs after six months. […]

Victoria theatre. Image credit: Google maps

“It would really kickstart the regeneration of the area” – Salford Victoria Theatre to be restored to ‘usable condition’

The Salford Victoria Theatre is to be repaired and restored to a community space after being purchased by new owners. […]

The mansion's garden that volunteers plan to transform over the course of a year. Image credit: William Hallows

“The idea is to make it as beautiful as possible and to create as many memories as possible” Salford community groups begin transformation of Buile Hill Mansion sensory garden

Volunteers and their families join event organisers in giving the sensory garden some much-needed love. On Sunday, the Buile Hill […]

My Utopia, Party People

Salford Artist and Manchester Photographer collaborate to put a positive spin on local lockdown

Emma Evans, artist from Salford has teamed up with photographer Richard Kelly from Manchester, to create My Utopia, a free […]