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West Cumberland Times & Star
Workington Reds lose determined play-offs battleWorkington Reds have lost the play-offs final. A determined battle against Sal
Workington Reds lose determined play-offs battle
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 hours ago
Workington Reds have lost the play-offs final. A determined battle against Salford City away saw Reds leading 2-1 until the 77th minute. But Salford got the bit between their teeth and equalised, pushing it to 3-2 with only minutes to go until the... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Mums and babies perform own sling dance tribute to Princebabies - being in the position in the carrier or wrap reminds them of being in
Mums and babies perform own sling dance tribute to Prince
Manchester Evening News / Posted 10 hours ago
babies - being in the position in the carrier or wrap reminds them of being in the womb so it’s great for bonding and for babies that need that extra comfort or closeness.” Classes are held in Prestwich, Didsbury and Salford, with more coming... Read more
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Scotsman
Riyad Mahrez ‘fled St Mirren trial after borrowing bike’for Leicester this season, as well as chipping in with 11 assists, could help t
Riyad Mahrez ‘fled St Mirren trial after borrowing bike’
Scotsman / Posted 10 hours ago
for Leicester this season, as well as chipping in with 11 assists, could help the Foxes make history when they travel to Salford to take on Manchester United on Sunday. {* traditionalRegistration_firstName *} {* traditionalRegistration_lastName... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Radical multi-million pound shake-up of health and social care in Salford moves step closerand GPs are set to pool cash in a bid to provide better care for the elderly an
Radical multi-million pound shake-up of health and social care in Salford moves step closer
Manchester Evening News / Posted 13 hours ago
and GPs are set to pool cash in a bid to provide better care for the elderly and vulnerable. The project will be led by Salford Royal. A huge £213m pot of cash will be used to deliver services, with more than 2,000 staff coming together.... Read more
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The News and Star
Workington Reds fans: We can be play-off winnersthey are in a class of their own - as the club kicks-off its biggest game in ye
Workington Reds fans: We can be play-off winners
The News and Star / Posted 13 hours ago
they are in a class of their own - as the club kicks-off its biggest game in years. Hundreds are travelling to the home of Salford City today for a high-stakes showdown against a club famously taken over by the legendary Manchester United stars of... Read more
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The News and Star
Reds star Tymon: This is my biggest ever gameREDS striker Matty Tymon says this afternoon's Northern Premier League play-off
Reds star Tymon: This is my biggest ever game
The News and Star / Posted 13 hours ago
REDS striker Matty Tymon says this afternoon's Northern Premier League play-off final against Salford is by far the biggest game of his career. The 26-year-old is expected to figure in the match which could see Reds promoted back to the National... Read more
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Oxford Mail
MICHAEL APPLETON COLUMN: We are determined to send Oxford United fans home happyrest will take care of itself. IT could be a momentous weekend for Leicester C
MICHAEL APPLETON COLUMN: We are determined to send Oxford United fans home happy
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
rest will take care of itself. IT could be a momentous weekend for Leicester City in the Premier League. Coming from Salford and having been a player at Old Trafford, I want Man United to beat them – but I think that would only delay them... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
What are these four huge pillars near Barton Bridge and the Trafford Centre?new lifting bridge which will carry a new dual carriageway over the canal, join
What are these four huge pillars near Barton Bridge and the Trafford Centre?
Manchester Evening News / Posted 14 hours ago
new lifting bridge which will carry a new dual carriageway over the canal, joining the Trafford Centre on one side to Salford, the A57 and the AJ Bell stadium - home of Sale Sharks - on the other side. Thousands of cubic metres of concrete... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Friends hold midnight vigil in memory of tragic Whalley Range crash victim Munib Afzal Karimalong with flowers and tributes “Even though it’s tragic I was happy to see so
Friends hold midnight vigil in memory of tragic Whalley Range crash victim Munib Afzal Karim
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 hours ago
along with flowers and tributes “Even though it’s tragic I was happy to see so many people there for him.” University of Salford business management student Munib also helped his dad run his company. Hundreds of people have paid tribute to the... Read more
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16h
The New Statesman
Is our obsession with class propping up the powerful?the Trotskyist movement; my father eventually became a white-collar local autho
Is our obsession with class propping up the powerful?
The New Statesman / Posted 16 hours ago
the Trotskyist movement; my father eventually became a white-collar local authority worker, my mother an IT lecturer at Salford University, and I was always by far the most middle-class of my friends. I’m not going to wish away the casual racism... Read more
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The New Statesman
Baby you’re a rich man: the impossible madness of Paul McCartney’s lifethe Trotskyist movement; my father eventually became a white-collar local autho
Baby you’re a rich man: the impossible madness of Paul McCartney’s life
The New Statesman / Posted 16 hours ago
the Trotskyist movement; my father eventually became a white-collar local authority worker, my mother an IT lecturer at Salford University, and I was always by far the most middle-class of my friends. I’m not going to wish away the casual racism... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Giants loss a tough one to take, says McDermottin front with seven minutes left, but went down 28-20 and slipped a place to 11
Giants loss a tough one to take, says McDermott
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 16 hours ago
in front with seven minutes left, but went down 28-20 and slipped a place to 11th in the table. They will be bottom if Salford beat Hull KR today, but McDermott saw some positives in his team’s 10th defeat from 13 First Utility Super League... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |during his last days. GALI TIBBONAFP/Getty Images A general view of the line o
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
during his last days. GALI TIBBONAFP/Getty Images A general view of the line out during the Aviva Premiership match between Sale Sharks and Gloucester Rugby at the AJ Bell Stadium on April 29, 2016 in Salford, England. Chris BrunskillGetty... Read more
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heraldscotland
Mauchlen hoping for Mancunian hospitality as Leicester stand on the edge of greatnessof Dreams for nothing. Old Trafford has hosted many an extravagant title party
Mauchlen hoping for Mancunian hospitality as Leicester stand on the edge of greatness
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
of Dreams for nothing. Old Trafford has hosted many an extravagant title party over the years but rarely has the famous old Salford stadium seen the kind of surreal scenes it will witness on Sunday. Leicester City, 5000-1 outsiders at the start of... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Huddersfield Giants 28 Leeds Rhinos 20: Patched-up Leeds’ efforts are in vaincloser to the middle-eights and a relegation battle. They dropped below Hudder
Huddersfield Giants 28 Leeds Rhinos 20: Patched-up Leeds’ efforts are in vain
Yorkshire evening post / Posted yesterday
closer to the middle-eights and a relegation battle. They dropped below Huddersfield into 11th place and will be bottom if Salford beat Hull KR today, but could not have given any more. Mitch Garbutt, Rob Burrow and Jimmy Keinhorst, in particular,... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Sale Sharks 11 Gloucester 12: Sharks' unbeaten home run ends at final hurdleon home soil in the league, the Cherry and Whites played the role of party poop
Sale Sharks 11 Gloucester 12: Sharks' unbeaten home run ends at final hurdle
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
on home soil in the league, the Cherry and Whites played the role of party poopers as they ensured a last appearance in Salford for Danny Cipriani, Tommy Taylor and Vadim Cobilas fell flat. Not only did the shock defeat shatter Sale’s hopes of... Read more
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Sporting Life
Giants beat Rhinos; Hull triumphsix times in a frenetic match before the Giants could finally celebrate only a
Giants beat Rhinos; Hull triumph
Sporting Life / Posted yesterday
six times in a frenetic match before the Giants could finally celebrate only a third win of the season.The result plunged Salford to the foot of the table following their six-point deduction for a breach of the salary cap but they have the chance... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
People diagnosed psoriatic arthritis often left with little or no support for emotional problemsthe time of diagnosis. Related Stories Dr Christine Bundy from the University
People diagnosed psoriatic arthritis often left with little or no support for emotional problems
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
the time of diagnosis. Related Stories Dr Christine Bundy from the University's Institute of Inflammation and Repair and Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust led the study. She said: "People in our study were often diagnosed but then left with... Read more
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chroniclelive
Where now for Blyth Spartans? Manager to discuss plans with the boardthree places and 13 points above the Reds, but were unable to book their place
Where now for Blyth Spartans? Manager to discuss plans with the board
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
three places and 13 points above the Reds, but were unable to book their place in Saturday’s play-off final against Salford City. A disappointed Wade will now look to rally his troops one last time against North Shields in the final of the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This mum wants everyone to know about this 'amazing' autism treatmentand Simon fund the programme full time at home, spending around £450 a month, b
This mum wants everyone to know about this 'amazing' autism treatment
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
and Simon fund the programme full time at home, spending around £450 a month, but are hoping to secure future funding from Salford council. Simon Greenhalgh and partner Lauren Cartwright have done a video of their son Ted who has autism A... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Greater Manchester Police appoints new assistant chief constablesBranch. He grew up in Greater Manchester and joined GMP in 1992, working at di
Greater Manchester Police appoints new assistant chief constables
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
Branch. He grew up in Greater Manchester and joined GMP in 1992, working at different times south Manchester, Stockport, Salford, Oldham, Tameside and Rochdale. Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said:” We had five high calibre candidates in the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Sister pictured holding crash victim brother's hand switching off life support, died at the scene. Munib helped his dad run his company alongside his busine
Sister pictured holding crash victim brother's hand switching off life support
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
, died at the scene. Munib helped his dad run his company alongside his business management studies at the University of Salford. Hundreds of people have paid tribute to the three men following the tragic incident. The Audi S5 hire car, which... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Manchester University walls daubed with 'scum' and 'evil' graffiti by animal rights protestersand “There’s no excuse for animal abuse”. The event also saw walk-in protests
Manchester University walls daubed with 'scum' and 'evil' graffiti by animal rights protesters
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
and “There’s no excuse for animal abuse”. The event also saw walk-in protests at the British Heart Foundation store in Salford and Cancer Research UK shop in Deansgate. Dozens of activists stormed the charity shops with posters, gave a speech... Read more
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The News and Star
Can departing defender Kyle go out on high?and help his team to promotion. And Reds are now just one game away from makin
Can departing defender Kyle go out on high?
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
and help his team to promotion. And Reds are now just one game away from making that a reality for him, as they take on Salford City at Moss Lane on Saturday, ko 3pm. "It didn't look very likely a few games ago but now it's just a dream finish.... Read more
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thebee
LISTEN AGAIN: Desperate appeal to find Lancashire man's attackersto Royal Preston Hospital where he was treated for a bleed on the brain. The 5
LISTEN AGAIN: Desperate appeal to find Lancashire man's attackers
thebee / Posted yesterday
to Royal Preston Hospital where he was treated for a bleed on the brain. The 52-year-old was later transferred to Salford Hospital in a critical condition and placed in a medically induced coma. His sister Ruth Richards said: "6 months... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Heartbreaking picture shows sister holding dying brother's hand following horror crashHe was everything.” Munib helped his dad run his company alongside his busines
Heartbreaking picture shows sister holding dying brother's hand following horror crash
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
He was everything.” Munib helped his dad run his company alongside his business management studies at the University of Salford. Hundreds of people have paid tribute to the three men following the tragic incident. Watch: Heartbreaking video... Read more
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Romford Recorder
From a Harold Hill estate to becoming CEO of £165m companyDarrin turned his attention back to education. Darrin worked as a lab technici
From a Harold Hill estate to becoming CEO of £165m company
Romford Recorder / Posted yesterday
Darrin turned his attention back to education. Darrin worked as a lab technician and then went to the University of Salford where he studied chemistry. But it was at Cambridge University where he studied biochemistry and met Christopher... Read more
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International Business Times
Livingstone's Hitler comments: Was ex-London mayor historically accurate, anti-Semitic or both? blow up an airport, Filipino nut-jobs hack off a Canadian's head, MohammedEmwaz
Livingstone's Hitler comments: Was ex-London mayor historically accurate, anti-Semitic or both?
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
blow up an airport, Filipino nut-jobs hack off a Canadian's head, MohammedEmwazi chooses to revel in the slaughter of a Salford dad trying to help Syrian kids - it's all "our" fault. "We" - by which they mean white English people - made "them" -... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Animal activists laid siege to university building writing 'scum' on wallsand 'scum' on the doors of the building The event also saw walk-in protests at
Animal activists laid siege to university building writing 'scum' on walls
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
and 'scum' on the doors of the building The event also saw walk-in protests at the British Heart Foundation store in Salford and Cancer Research UK shop in Deansgate. Dozens of activists stormed the charity shops with posters, gave a speech... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Coffee With: Marc Davisevery meeting or communication, and my strength lays in being able to identify
Coffee With: Marc Davis
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
every meeting or communication, and my strength lays in being able to identify them. What makes your business different? Salford Professional Development blends two contrasting cultures, combining private sector dynamism with a higher education... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
OLIVER Group launches Salford Quays officeoffice in Greater Manchester as part of its UK expansion. Nic Morris, managing
OLIVER Group launches Salford Quays office
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
office in Greater Manchester as part of its UK expansion. Nic Morris, managing director, will lead the OLIVER office on Salford Quays. It will act as a specialist hub in SEO and digital, supporting all onsite creative teams for clients in the... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
HAPPENING LIVE: Join us for the Workington Reds play-off finalsReds are on their way to the play-off finals and you can with them every step o
HAPPENING LIVE: Join us for the Workington Reds play-off finals
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted yesterday
Reds are on their way to the play-off finals and you can with them every step of the way. Reds fans Zach and Evan Graves, of Brigham We'll be at Salford City and you can follow the match minute-by-minute here, from 2.3... Read more
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give me sport
Explaining Super League's new Super 8's formatcontest the 'Super 8's', and are guaranteed their place in the Super League nex
Explaining Super League's new Super 8's format
give me sport / Posted yesterday
contest the 'Super 8's', and are guaranteed their place in the Super League next year. The bottom 4 (Widnes, Hull KR, Salford, Wakefield) go into the Qualifiers, along with the top 4 from this year's Championship competition (Leigh, Bradford,... Read more
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Football365
Wishing we had paid for Luis Suarezjust ask John Terry. Phil (So glad it was raining that night in Moscow, the he
Wishing we had paid for Luis Suarez
Football365 / Posted yesterday
just ask John Terry. Phil (So glad it was raining that night in Moscow, the heavens truly opened up for us) MUFC Salford Not worrying about Dele I’d like to add my two cents about Sarah Winterburn’s article on why we should worry about... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Greater Manchester could seek devolved powers over homelessnessManchester-wide approach to the issue and its funding. The presentation - give
Greater Manchester could seek devolved powers over homelessness
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
Manchester-wide approach to the issue and its funding. The presentation - given by Mike Wright, head of housing choice at Salford council - admits that while ‘Devo Manc’ has had a number of wins, including securing powers over transport, health... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Salford Red Devils skipper says six point penalty won't affect playersis what it is and it’s totally out of our hands, so we’ve just got to try and p
Salford Red Devils skipper says six point penalty won't affect players
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
is what it is and it’s totally out of our hands, so we’ve just got to try and pick them points back up the best we can. Salford Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash says he will appeal the decision “We just need to focus week by week and see how the... Read more
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SKY News
Man Left With Half A Skull After 'Savage' Attackthe brutal assault on the evening of 26 October last year, Mr Hutchinson was p
Man Left With Half A Skull After 'Savage' Attack
SKY News / Posted 2 days ago
the brutal assault on the evening of 26 October last year, Mr Hutchinson was placed in a medically induced coma at Salford Hospital Mr Hutchinson is still in hospital and police say he will probably need medical care for the rest of his... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Manchester United winger Ashley Young: I've played everywhere except centre half and goalieIt is the Manchester United Foundation's Schools' Day. Last year, players flock
Manchester United winger Ashley Young: I've played everywhere except centre half and goalie
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
It is the Manchester United Foundation's Schools' Day. Last year, players flocked to schools in Wythenshawe , Salford and Stretford whereas this time the kids have the privilege of exchanging passes with their heroes at United's fortress. A... Read more
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The News and Star
THANKS A MILLIONof fans. Townsley said their support was crucial to the side's success and he
THANKS A MILLION
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
of fans. Townsley said their support was crucial to the side's success and he hopes that even more fans will be heading to Salford City for the play-off final on Saturday. "The fans are always vocal when they come to away grounds but they're a... Read more
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chroniclelive
Why South Tyneside will be a Lib Dem free zone at the local electionsA North East vote is going to be a Lib Dem free zone at the forthcoming local e
Why South Tyneside will be a Lib Dem free zone at the local elections
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
A North East vote is going to be a Lib Dem free zone at the forthcoming local elections. Others include Salford in north-west England and Thurrock in the south-east. Responding to the findings, a Lib Dem spokesman said: “Liberal Democrats are... Read more
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Scotsman
Who is most likely to be the next Celtic manager?back to set up a Quarter Final with Bayern Munich in which United did not simpl
Who is most likely to be the next Celtic manager?
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
back to set up a Quarter Final with Bayern Munich in which United did not simply roll over. Since his ill-fated stint in Salford, a spell at Real Sociedad was underwhelming to say the least, although the view that Moyes is some type of... Read more
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give me sport
Leeds full-back Zak Hardaker: We've still got our sights on top fourpoints adrift of leaders Warrington, after winning just two of the first nine m
Leeds full-back Zak Hardaker: We've still got our sights on top four
give me sport / Posted 2 days ago
points adrift of leaders Warrington, after winning just two of the first nine matches of their title defence and will go to Salford on Saturday rock bottom if fellow strugglers Huddersfield win at Hull on Friday night. The Giants coach Paul... Read more
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give me sport
Warrington v Wiganstart, but are looking to build some more momentum after three straight wins an
Warrington v Wigan
give me sport / Posted 2 days ago
start, but are looking to build some more momentum after three straight wins and are unchanged from their win over Salford. New addition Matthew Russell will be pushing for his first Wolves start with Stefan Ratchford moving up to play in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mystery surrounding death of village priest found by horrified congregationalways came away the better for it. He will be sadly missed." At his funeral R
Mystery surrounding death of village priest found by horrified congregation
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
always came away the better for it. He will be sadly missed." At his funeral Requiem Mass - in February 2015 - Bishop of Salford, the Rt Rev John Arnold, said: "When someone arrives in their seventies and is ill and dies, there is a great deal of... Read more
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Sporting Life
Stick with Catalansfor Widnes. Brown will step up and Widnes will win and cover. In fact, I'm surp
Stick with Catalans
Sporting Life / Posted 2 days ago
for Widnes. Brown will step up and Widnes will win and cover. In fact, I'm surprised they are only giving up a small start.Salford v Hull KR (+8) - Saturday, 1500 BSTThe big question here is what is Salford's mentality after their six-point... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
April snow in Manchester is the latest in at least a decadeday that year at the airport. Since 2007 there have been April snow showers in
April snow in Manchester is the latest in at least a decade
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
day that year at the airport. Since 2007 there have been April snow showers in 2008 and 2012. Cats in the snow in Salford However in both of those years the snow arrived early in the month, whereas in 2016 it snowed in Greater Manchester... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
'Boom in posh flats is forcing locals out of Salford city centre'A boom in posh flats is forcing locals out of the Salford city centre. The iss
'Boom in posh flats is forcing locals out of Salford city centre'
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
A boom in posh flats is forcing locals out of the Salford city centre. The issue of building affordable housing is a key issue in Salford’s forthcoming local elections. with candidates claiming the city’s booming property market is pricing locals... Read more
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express
Father beaten by masked thugs who caved his SKULL in during 'despicable assault'Street. He was treated at the scene by paramedics and taken to Royal Preston H
Father beaten by masked thugs who caved his SKULL in during 'despicable assault'
express / Posted 2 days ago
Street. He was treated at the scene by paramedics and taken to Royal Preston Hospital before being transferred to Salford Hospital and placed in a medically-induced coma.Related articles Brutal attackers beat up grandfather of ten and... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Teambuilding on a whole new levelthis great concept is no stranger to the benefits of physical learning. A forme
Teambuilding on a whole new level
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
this great concept is no stranger to the benefits of physical learning. A former professional rugby league player for Salford City Reds, and a long-serving prison officer, Whiteley has seen first hand the impact it can have. “The sense of... Read more
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metro
Find who did this: Father's head 'caved in' during devastating attackbefore being taken to Royal Preston Hospital where he was treated for a bleed o
Find who did this: Father's head 'caved in' during devastating attack
metro / Posted 2 days ago
before being taken to Royal Preston Hospital where he was treated for a bleed on the brain. He was later transferred to Salford Hospital in a critical condition and placed in a medically induced coma. Community leaders have been left shocked by... Read more
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