Salford

Constellations, Third Album by Moulettes: Modern Folk and Powerful Orchestration

Josephine | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Josephine

Track two, Constellations, is full of bold beats. This is more electro than its preceding track, sometimes the vocals are close, other times they are far off in the distance. The track really is a constellation, the only steady presence seems to be the rhythm, which battles on through the turns on top. Everything else is a varied and ever changing canopy of different moods.

Thieves Just Put In A Remarkable Effort To Steal From A Cash Machine

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK

Thieves have dug a 50ft (15m) tunnel under a building to steal thousands of pounds from a cash machine. Police believe the gang may have spent mont...

10 Pictures Of Bez Dancing All The Way To Parliament

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Bez, the former Happy Mondays' maracas player, has announced that he is to run for parliament in 2015. The 49-year-old told the Manchester Evening New...

Former Happy Mondays Dancer To Run For MP In Salford At 2015 Election

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.03.2014 | UK Politics

Former Happy Mondays dancer Bez is planning to shake up politics by running to become the MP for Salford at the 2015 election. According to the Ma...

Salford Police to Online Harasment Victims: 'Close Your Facebook Account'

Josiah Mortimer | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Josiah Mortimer

A Greater Manchester Police force came under fire yesterday for appearing to downplay the seriousness of online harassment. In a Facebook status, GMP Salford East posted: "If you are being 'Harassed' on facebook please follow these instructions: 1. Close your facebook account".

Eating Noodles With Nobel Prize Winners: Why You Should Start a TEDx

Michael Metcalf | Posted 27.10.2013 | UK
Michael Metcalf

The thing that strikes me the most about this project is how empowering it is to all involved. You couldn't imagine another event where a frustrated call-centre worker would have the chance to have dinner with the physicist who announced the discovery of the Higgs Boson.

Back to Basics: Peter Hook Hits the Road With the Songs of New Order

Mark Hillary | Posted 18.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Mark Hillary

Hook has spent the past three years touring with The Light, mainly exploring the legacy of Joy Division. Their gigs have been focused on playing the two Joy Division albums, Unknown Pleasures and Closer. But The Light has always been more than just a tribute band.

Wanted Man Hands Himself In

PA | Posted 27.07.2013 | UK

A wanted man suspected of murdering his ex-girlfriend has handed himself in to armed officers after nearly a month on the run. Police hunting Micha...

Police Name Man In Relation To Linzi Ashton Murder

PA | Posted 30.06.2013 | UK

Police have named a man they want to speak to over the "brutal" murder of a mother-of-two at her home. The body of Linzi Ashton, 25, was discovered...

Woman Found Murdered In Home In Salford

PA | Posted 30.06.2013 | UK

A murder inquiry is under way after the body of a woman was found at her home. Linzi Ashton, 25, was discovered after police were called to a house...

Woman Found Murdered At Home

Posted 30.06.2013 | UK

A murder inquiry is under way after the body of a woman was found at her home. Linzi Ashton, 25, was discovered after police were called to a house...

Council Considers Ban On Chips Before 5pm To Curb Obesity

Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.05.2013 | UK

Selling hot food, including chips, to school children before 5pm could be banned in controversial measures being considered by a council, in an effort...

Murder Inquiry After 19 Year Old Found Dead in Salford

Posted 18.02.2013 | UK

A murder inquiry is under way after a 19-year-old man was found dead with "multiple injuries". Police were called to a property in Irlams o' th' He...

Teenager Arrested After Man Killed By Van In Salford

PA | Posted 02.02.2013 | UK

A 19-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. Police were called to Liverpool Road in Irlam, Salford, at ...

Clare's Law - Can it Work?

Sally Beck | Posted 21.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Sally Beck

Clare's law will help but it has been criticised by Refuge, the domestic violence charity, who say it won't make more than half-a-percent difference to the numbers of people being killed, but if Clare's law saves just one woman a year I would consider it a success.

BBC Is Moving Salford To London

The Daily Mash | Posted 15.08.2012 | UK Comedy

THE BBC is to put the entire Manchester district of Salford on castors and wheel it into the capital, it has emerged. The corporation's badly-locat...

You'd Not Want To Try These Stuffed Peppers

PA | Posted 18.04.2012 | UK

A drug trafficker has been jailed for attempting to smuggle cocaine-stuffed peppers into the UK. Sierra Leone national Stanley Okpara, 42, was arre...

Move Lords To Manchester, Suggests Labour Peer

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 18.04.2012 | UK Politics

The House of Lords should be relocated to Manchester, according to a former Labour cabinet minister. Lord Adonis argued that moving parliament's up...

'Around Here?' Rachel Burden Makes On Air Gaffe About Salford

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 12.04.2012 | UK Sport

Another BBC radio presenter has lashed out over the corporation's move from London to Salford - only it was on air. Radio 5 Live presenter Host Rac...

PHOTOS: BBC Breakfast Greets Viewers From New Salford Home

PA | Posted 10.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

BBC Breakfast welcomed viewers to its new home in Salford today. Regular presenters Bill Turnbull and Susanna Reid hosted the show from its MediaCi...

Police Hunt For 'Racist' Acid Attacker After Mother Hit In Salford

Posted 26.03.2012 | UK

A woman from Salford had acid thrown at her as she pushed her six-month-old baby along the street in a suspected racist attack, Greater Manchester Pol...

PHOTOS: Queen Opens New Hospitals In Manchester

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.03.2012 | UK

Hundreds of people warmly welcomed the Queen as she officially opened new hospitals in Manchester today. The Queen, accompanied by the Duke of Edin...

Paxman Bites The Hand That Feeds Him

Posted 21.02.2012 | UK

Newsnight presenter Jeremy Paxman has criticised the BBC's decision to sell Television Centre and move some staff to central London during a period of...

Salford Opt For Elected Mayor

PA | Posted 27.01.2012 | UK Politics

A referendum in Salford has resulted in favour of having a directly elected mayor for the city. Results from the poll showed 17,344 voted yes again...

Salford Holds Referendum On Having An Elected Mayor

PA | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK Politics

Voters in Salford will go to the polls today in a referendum to decide if they want a directly elected mayor. The poll is being held after a petiti...