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Tops tips to stay warm and save money this winter
With a cold winter looming Salix Homes been working hard to reduce fuel poverty by improving the heating systems and insulation in their properties.Eight of their tower blocks have beenfitted with state-of-the-art Eco Podheating systems and will reduce heating bills when used correctly. However, when money is tight, they know it's not always possible to keep the heating on and many people will consider turning their heating off in a bid to make ends meet. So check out their top energ...
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Salix Homes are ensuring their elderly and vulnerable tenants keep warm and well this winter.
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Social housing provider City West have backed plans to bring around 3,000 empty homes in Salford back into use.
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Residents at a sheltered housing scheme in Little Hulton have been laying down new roots, by giving a summer spruce-up to their co...
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A Salford housing provider has launched a unique scheme in which its customers can help bring down the cost of their rent, simply ...
Eccles councillor honoured by plaque
For many residents in Salford under the age of 60, the name Patrick Naughton may be unfamiliar.
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£3 million regeneration project transforms...
A 1960s Salford tower block has undergone a dramatic transformation.
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'No redundancy' promise as City West...
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