Author: Archie Richards

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University of Salford lecturers celebrate the long and impactful legacy of an overlooked northern screenwriter at Manchester’s HOME cinema

As part of the British Writer’s event at Manchester’s HOME cinema, Salford University lecturers Andy Willis and Andy Murray have […]

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!Audacious Church to put together Christmas hampers to support local families in need over the festive period

The Audacious church on Trinity Way is gearing up for a busy yuletide season as they call on local residents […]

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“Everyone’s getting a bit panicky now!”- Salford residents are being denied their covid jabs despite centres advertising walk-in vaccines

Frustrated Salford residents are being turned away from vaccine centres across the city despite being told they could get their […]

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“The cost of living is constantly going up and the Minimum Wage doesn’t seem to be going up at the same rate” Salfordians call for more to be done as wages are set to rise

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Herbert Vaughan anniversary – A look at the life and career of Salford’s youngest Bishop who went on to become Archbishop and being recognised by the Vatican itself

This passing week marked the 149th anniversary of Cardinal Hebert Vaughan being appointed as Salford’s Bishop, a role he served […]

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“We’re fighting convenience” – Salford’s first zero waste shop hosts its own clothes swap event

The Dispensary, which is widely regarded as Salford’s first zero waste shop, hosted its very first clothes swapping event over the […]

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Review: A night of live music with Trolley Productions at the Old Pint Pot

A diverse cast of musicians came together last Thursday for a celebration of independent talent hosted by Salford-based label Trolley Productions […]

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Just what the Doctor ordered: Ten years after ‘The Crash of the Elysium’, Salford theatregoers would love to see the return of immersive, audience-driven productions

A decade after Doctor Who landed in Salford with The Crash of the Elysium, local Sci-Fi lovers and theatre fanatics alike […]

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Go North West bus strike ends after union drivers win historic battle against ‘fire and rehire’

Bus drivers will finally be returning to their regular Salford routes after winning their battle against ‘fire and rehire’, ending the longest […]