Repost: Salford entrepreneur wins Greater Manchester’s Business Person of the Year

Image of Nicola Fleury at her Monton KidzRus nursery. Credit to Mair Llewellyn. Nursery chain director Nicola Fleury says she is ‘thrilled’ to have been recognised as Greater Manchester’s Business Person of the Year. Nicola is the owner of five nurseries in Salford and has received an outstanding Ofsted. “I’m really thrilled: I’m really excited [...]


Rewrite: Salford Veterans organisation wins community award for tackling isolation

The Salford Veterans Breakfast Club won Best Age Friendly Project at this year’s Spirit of Salford Community Awards. Glenn Croston, 56, from the organisation spoke of his delight, saying: “We solve social isolation, if we become aware that they’ve got some issues, they want some help, we signpost them to people.” The club was first [...]

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North West Tonight: BBC 1     BBC 1s North West Tonight combines emotive stories with joyful, light-hearted moments to allow the audience to become immersed with their own community. It fully embraces the BBC’s desire to “Encourage interest in and conversation about local communities” (BBC, 2018) helping to create relatable and powerful news segments. [...]

BIMM Manchester: Lamplight sessions

On April 23, BIMM, the largest and leading provider of contemporary music education in Europe, hosted an ‘intimate night of grass root music from Manchester’, to celebrate the roots of Manchester’s music. Aspiring artists from the British Modern Music Institute (BIMM) in Manchester preformed an acoustic set at Gulliver’s in Manchester’s city centre as part [...]