HOME   ARCHIVE   GALLERY   SHOP   ABOUT US      
Salford Star Issue 1
 

A Few Days Later at The Lowry

We ask The Lowry to comment about kicking innocent local kids out of the building, plus things like how the company perceives its image in Salford and some details of how it tries to make itself sexy to the local community. The Lowry didn’t seem to be impressed with what they called our `stunt’…

added Tuesday, April 7, 2009  

 
 

At Home With Christopher Eccleston.

Ex Langworthy lad, Christopher Eccleston, celebrates Salford’s roots, style and struggles. We’re talking Salford and its radical roots and Christopher Eccleston’s in full flow about how the spirit of his home city permeates virtually everything he does…

added Tuesday, April 7, 2009  

 
 

A Touch Of Class.

She may be well known as Veronica in Shameless but Maxine Peake is no poncy actress putting on an accent. Here she writes about how the Working Class Movement Library touches all our lives…

added Tuesday, April 7, 2009  

 
 

The Day The Government Declared War On Salford.

May 2006 sees the 80th anniversary of the General Strike, and Salford was right at its epicentre. Ruth Frow, co-founder of the Working Class Movement Library and a Salford resident, traces the Strike’s history… 

In June, 1925, coal owners proposed drastic reductions in miners’ pay and the miners appealed to the Trade Union Congress for assistance in resisting the cuts. Manchester and Salford Trades and Labour Council started to plan for a major strike.

added Tuesday, April 7, 2009  

 
 

Sunday Afternoon At The Lowry.

In issue 1 the Salford Star took a bunch of local lads to The Lowry - within two minutes they were kicked out.

See the slideshow here at The Guardian website:

  http://www.guardian.co.uk/slideshow/
page/0,,1946775,00.html

added Wednesday, April 1, 2009  

 
 
We have Issues!

Salford Star Archive

The Mary Burns Page
Issue 1
Issue 1
Issue 2
Issue 2
Issue 3
Issue 3
Issue 4
Issue 4
Issue 5
Issue 5
Issue 6
Issue 6

Issue 7
Issue 7
Issue 8
Issue 8
Issue 9
Issue 9
 
 
Contact us
phone: 07957 982960
 
 
Recent comments
article: IS IRLAMS O’ TH’ HEIGHT THE HARDEST PLACE TO SPELL IN BRITAIN?
Have lived just over the boundary in Pendlebury since 1983. Since we had no car at the time, we shopped at the Co-op store. Got a ... [more]
article: IS IRLAMS O’ TH’ HEIGHT THE HARDEST PLACE TO SPELL IN BRITAIN?
Irlam’s or Irlams’? As it is named after the family Irlam... [more]
article: THE DEATH OF SOCIAL RENT PROPERTIES IN SALFORD?
Why has no one in Langworthy Ward called election time in Langworthy. Is Labor running scared? Afraid since their pathetic result ... [more]
article: SALFORD BREXIT VOTERS WANTED FOR UNIVERSITY ONLINE SURVEY
Brexit hater, the establishment don’t want Brexit ,and I wonder why. Amazing how people of Salford don’t have a say in how Salford... [more]
article: GREATER MANCHESTER PETITION TO HALT UNIVERSAL CREDIT
Already been evicted because of it why would anyone give someone with an alcahol addiction cash to pay his own rent feel let down ... [more]
 
 
 
 
 
Days
Hours
Minutes
Seconds
 
 



written and produced by Salfordians for Salfordians
with attitude and love xxx