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Summerville Primary reach for the stars with NASA Mission X
By Cat Heuston Children at Summerville Primary school in Salford embarked upon the NASA-backed mission to get 'as fit as an astronaut'. The primary school in Duchy hosted TV presenters from BBC's Blue Peter as they joined in activities for Mission X, which encourages children of all ages to eat a nutritious diet and exercise like astronauts. Year 6 pupils took part in a number of dexterity and hand-eye co-ordination challenges, including dropping a ruler from a height seeing if they ...
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Hazel Blears helps college celebrate National...
Salford City College has celebrated National Apprenticeship Week 2014 in style, through a range of events and activities aimed to ...
Snooker loopy students putt media skills...
Salford City College’s Sports Reporters’ Academy students recently collated footage at the inaugural Paul Hunter Charity Golf Day ...
University of Salford appoints new Dean...
The University of Salford has appointed Sam Grogan as Dean of Students, a newly created role with responsibility for enhancing the...
“Be proud, be yourself and get...
The mother of a schoolgirl murdered because she was a Goth has urged young people in Greater Manchester to be themselves, be proud...
Salford College apprenticeship success contends Greater...
As one of Greater Manchester’s leading Apprenticeship training providers, Salford City College’s Trinity Business Training is exce...
Salford midwifery students scoop prizes at...
The skills and dedication of two Salford students have been recognised in the national Cavell Nurses’ Trust competition to find th...
Salford student signs up for weekends...
A Salford student is backing a new campaign to encourage more people to become reserves in the Royal Navy.
Salford students bring Les Mis joy...
Talented Salford City College students recently wowed a packed restaurant of diners at Damson MediaCityUK, by performing an array ...
Salford University win at UKTI China...
Salford University came out on top in the race to be named the most successful institution establishing educational links with Gre...
TV doctor infected with tapeworms by...
Parasitology experts from the University of Salford turned TV presenter Dr Michael Mosley’s body into a living laboratory when he ...
MediaCityUK college could make you the...
The first purpose built University Technical College dedicated to the creative and digital industries is set to launch at MediaCit...
Salford students just love collaborating on...
Salford students from Harrop Fold School relished the opportunity to collaborate with Hospitality & Culinary Arts students from ne...
Salford school children launch their own...
Pupils from a Salford school are shaming litter bugs into cleaning up after themselves.
Swinton school children visit Nimans
School children have been given a taste of the world of work as part of a productive charity partnership with comms distributor Ni...
Salford students benefit from Beacon Award...
Salford City College students are reaping the benefits after the college was named the national AoC Beacon College for Sport in th...
Girls Out Loud inspire students at...
Female Salford City College students were recently inspired by the Girls Out Loud team, who came into the college to help raise th...
Media Students Document Rise of Dementia...
Media students from Salford City College’s Walkden Sixth Form Centre have shown support for the Salford Dementia Action Alliance (...
Clothing brand makes an impression on...
Former Pendleton Sixth Form Centre student, Aimie Skillen, recently took a trip down memory lane and re-visited the college to spe...
Salford student nurses to star in...
Inspirational student nurses from the University of Salford will feature on a prime time ITV1 documentary which begins at 8pm on F...
Salford staff threaten legal action over...
By Clive K Hammond University of Salford lecturers are threatening legal action after bosses docked them a day's pay after a tw...
Video: Sale Sharks back Number Cruncherz...
Top flight rugby stars helped out pupils to learn the basics of budgeting and finance with a fun event at the AJ Bell Stadium in S...
Salford college breaks down education barriers...
Salford City College is celebrating after being shortlisted for a prestigious TES Award in the category Marketing/Communications C...
Salford College achieves hat-trick at National...
Science students and staff from Salford City College are celebrating after they became the only college to reach the finals of the...
Salford Finance Students hit the jackpot...
Students, who study Accountancy as part of Salford City College’s Career Academy, recently hit the jackpot with a rare behind-the-...
Salford professor discovers world’s longest echo...
The University of Salford’s Professor of Acoustic Engineering, Trevor Cox, has broken the world record for the longest echo.
Time running out for Salford UCAS...
There's just a couple of hours to go until the deadline for UCAS applications to the University of Salford.
Former pupil records history of Swinton...
Former St Ambrose Barlow RC High School pupil, Michael Connor, returned to his old school to preserve and reflect the history of ...
Just days left before university application...
Students applying for university or college this autumn have until 18:00 on Wednesday 15 January 2014 to submit their UCAS applica...
100 families sign 'Don't Leave' plea...
By Tom Rodgers Furious Ordsall residents have signed a petition calling for Salford council to re-instate an 'ousted' primary s...
MP quizzes Minister over Salford nursery...
By Mark Bright A local MP questioned the Childcare Minister Liz Truss over government plans to change funding for nurseries in ...
Petition launched to reinstate 'ousted' Ordsall...
By Tom Rodgers Parents have begun a petition to reinstate a retired primary school headteacher in Salford.
Disabled musicians 'everywhere', says Salford professor
An academic from the University of Salford has written the first in-depth study of the relationship between popular music and disa...
Salford graphic design student creates award-winning...
A Salford student’s work has hit newsstands across the UK after she won a nationwide competition to design the front cover of Cosm...
Teaching assistant day celebrated in Worsley
A national day of celebration raised the recognition of the important role played by over 44,000 teaching assistants in the North ...
University launches Salford Institute for...
Today Monday 9 December 2013 the University of Salford is launching a ground-breaking research institute dedicated to improving th...
Capital Experience for Salford Students at...
In November, 17 Young Professionals Academy from FutureSkills students joined 1600 other first year Career Academy students from a...
University Technical College at MediaCityUK appoints...
The University Technical College (UTC) due to open at MediaCityUK in 2014 has appointed Jon Corner as its chief executive and Anne...
Talented Salford students shorlisted for Mountview...
Mountview Academy, one of the top five drama schools in the UK, has shortlisted twelve Salford City College students after holding...
University Technical College coming to MediaCityUK,...
Owners of MediaCityUK Peel Media; have recently completed a deal with the University Technical College (UTC) to bring the £10.4m f...
The Landing joins forces with University...
The Landing has joined forces with The University of Salford’s incubation scheme for start-ups, Origin, to allow students and grad...
Salford artists give the Juice Academy...
Two artists from the University of Salford have given a Manchester classroom an impressive ‘social media makeover’.
Pendleton student joins cast of Emmerdale
BTEC Acting student, Joe Gill, who graduated from Pendleton Sixth Form Centre in July 2013, has secured a role in ITV soap Emmerda...
Partners in Business team up with...
Salford City College launched its Young Professionals Career Academy at the college’s Future Skills centre at MediaCityUK by intro...
Help for dyslexic children in Salford
By Clive K Hammond The British Dyslexia Association is looking for volunteers to help with their project Sound Check which is b...
Salford City College wins prestigious sports...
Staff and students at Salford City College are celebrating winning a coveted award for Sport in the Curriculum.
Dr Who authors make a house...
Salford City Academy students celebrated the 50th anniversary of the galaxy’s greatest timelord when Doctor Who authors Tommy Donb...
Work starts on £81m Salford University...
The construction of a new £81m student accommodation complex is starting at the University of Salford as part of a multi-million p...
Manchester could overtake LA as media...
One of the driving forces behind The Simpsons believes Manchester has the potential to eclipse Los Angeles as a worldwide hub for ...
Salford students showcase at The Skills...
Three student teams from Salford City College have showcased a range of outstanding vocational skills at The Skills Show, held at ...
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