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Scam mail cash returned to Salford residents

31 October 2014
Salford City Council's Trading Standards has returned money to 12 people in the city as a result of a crackdown on postal prize draw scams.

Loan shark campaign launched

30 October 2014
Salford City Council has warned the net is closing in on loan sharks.

Flu campaign aims to go viral

30 October 2014
Campaigners in Salford are hoping flu will go viral on social media, instead of amongst the population.

Sunny Salford could generate cash

29 October 2014
Salford City Council has gone solar to generate power and cash.

Eccles and Barton get licensing scheme

27 October 2014
A scheme to raise standards for privately rented properties in Salford is to be introduced in parts of Eccles and Barton.

Judicial review challenge dismissed by judge

24 October 2014
Salford City Council has welcomed a High Court judge's decision to dismiss a judicial review regarding its decision on adult transport.

Teenage traders wanted for Eccles market

21 October 2014
Teenage traders and performers are being invited to sign up for Eccles' first ever teenage market.

Twin cities send letters of condolence

20 October 2014
The twin cities of Salford have written to express their condolence at the death of Alan Henning.

Make your mark in Salford

20 October 2014
Salford residents are being encouraged to register to vote ahead of the general election next year.

Salford children called to create Christmas card

20 October 2014
Salford City Mayor Ian Stewart is asking Salford children to get their paints out and enter a competition to design his Christmas card.

Beef served instead of lamb is a costly mistake for takeaway owner

16 October 2014
A takeaway owner has been fined for serving a mixed beef and lamb curry - in place of lamb.

No strike in Salford tomorrow

13 October 2014
Salford City Council has welcomed news that planned strike action will not now take place tomorrow (Tuesday 14 October).

Restaurant owner cooks up trouble

9 October 2014
A Salford restaurant owner has been fined over £1,000 for illegally dumping food waste.

Fund launched for Alan Henning's family

8 October 2014
A memorial fund for Alan and Barbara Henning's children has today been launched by Salford City Council in collaboration with SalfordOnline.com.

Industrial action may cause disruption

7 October 2014
Council services will be affected by a national strike by public sector workers on Tuesday 14 October.

Ballot papers arrive

6 October 2014
Ballot papers have begun arriving at 8,500 homes across Salford for tenants to have their say on their future.

Older people celebrate

6 October 2014
Eighty 'senior' Salfordians celebrated International Older People's Day - and vowed to carry on their community work.

Tribute to Alan Henning

6 October 2014
The City Mayor of Salford has released a statement following the murder of Alan Henning.

Salford event to help businesses succeed

1 October 2014
Salford City Council is calling on local businesses to come forward so they can meet others for mutual relationships.

Gardener caught illegally blocking alley

1 October 2014
A Salford gardener who completely blocked a back alley with garden waste told council officials he thought it was out of the way and no-one would be bothered.

Double dumping leads man to be dumped by girlfriend

1 October 2014
A Salford café manager who illegally dumped rubbish twice on the same spot told magistrates he had since been dumped by his girlfriend.

Salford smokers urged to take the bus

1 October 2014
Smokers in Salford are being urged to jump on the bus to help them quit smoking in Stoptober.

Salford signs up to spread words not flu

29 September 2014
Salford residents are being urged to spread the word - not the flu this winter.

Have your say on flood plan

29 September 2014
Salford residents are being invited to have their say on a new flood plan.

Shelagh Delaney Day writing competition announced

25 September 2014
A competition has been announced to find Salford's best young budding writers and storytellers.

Stock transfer ballot to go ahead

22 September 2014
Salford tenants are to be balloted on plans to transfer their homes to a new owner.

Greater Manchester stands together against child sexual exploitation

19 September 2014
Greater Manchester is taking a stand against child sexual exploitation with a groundbreaking new campaign.

Don't end born in Salford

18 September 2014
Salford Birth Centre should be kept open otherwise there could be no more famous sons and daughters of Salford.

Sign of welcome

18 September 2014
Stallholders at a Salford event for people with learning difficulties have signed up to give them a warm welcome.

Lucky ten win tickets for War Horse

15 September 2014
Ten lucky couples from Salford won tickets to see War Horse at The Lowry.

Salford gets top marks for anti-bullying

15 September 2014
Salford is top of the class for helping to beat the bullies.

Ballot go ahead recommended

15 September 2014
Plans which could release millions of pounds of housing investment could get the go ahead in Salford next week (Monday 22 September).

Giant hogweed could have blinded children

11 September 2014
Bags of Giant Hogweed, illegally dumped in Salford, could have blinded or scarred local children for life.

Want to be a market trader?

5 September 2014
Prospective market traders are being offered free advice on how to succeed in a bid to recruit more stall holders.

Delegation says bonjour Eccles

2 September 2014
Four French dignitaries will be saying ‘bonjour' Eccles as they help to launch this year's Eccles Festival.

New help for parents

1 September 2014
New information has been launched by Salford City Council to help parents whose children need extra support.

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