Laughing gas ‘legal high’ to be transformed into art project

9 July, 2015

Potentially lethal laughing gas cylinders discarded by drug users in Salford are being transformed into a community art project.

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Join in the fun at first ever Islington Festival

8 July, 2015

A brand new festival for the people of Salford will take place later this weekend

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Former nursery nurse makes history in construction industry

7 July, 2015
Rachel Howarth

A former nursery nurse who swapped the playroom for the builders’ yard has become the first person in the country to achieve a ground-breaking new construction qualification

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Funding boost for 31 community projects in Salford

2 July, 2015

Cash-strapped community projects in Salford are celebrating after scooping thousands of pounds worth of funding from Salix Homes.

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Search is on for community heroes

29 June, 2015
Salix Stars 2014 winners

The search is on for Salford’s community heroes.

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Help on hand for homeless armed forces in Salford

26 June, 2015

Our homeless support service has reported an increase in ex-service men and women needing their help.

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Shanrick's story

24 June, 2015

Shanrick, 38, from Islington, was struggling with money as he had been off work due to a serious illness and was helped by our Money Advice Team. 

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New issue of Limelight - Out now!

22 June, 2015
Limelight cover

New summer issue of Limelight - out now!

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WIN! Salford Lads Club Competition

22 June, 2015
Salford lads club signed t-shirt

We've been supporting Salford Lads Club in Ordsall and have a limited edition t-shirt to give away to one lucky customer!

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Sprightly pensioners shape up with Salix Homes

17 June, 2015
Mary Baker (pictured at front) leads the group in a curling game as part of the healthy living challenge. Pictured from left: Shirley Chapman, Margaret McFarlane, Bridget Miller, Pat Holden and Pauline Mulvaney

Pensioners in Salford have got a new spring in their step after embarking on a healthy living challenge.

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Last chance to win

15 June, 2015
Nuno, our June winner

Sign up for an online account on our website before 1 July to be in with a chance of winning an iPad!

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Celebrate Gypsy Roma Traveller History Month

12 June, 2015

The gypsy and traveller community in Salford will be celebrating its heritage this month.

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Salix Homes launches Summer Bloom competition

10 June, 2015
Former winner John Beamer

Green-fingered gardeners are being urged to dust off the spade and shears and spruce up Salford.

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Battle commences for community cash - vote now!

5 June, 2015
YSYS logo

Footballers, dancers, beekeepers and gardeners will go head to head as they battle it out for a cash grant. Vote for your favourite now!

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Injunction for teenage girl who attacked neighbour

4 June, 2015

A teenage girl who attacked her neighbour has been hit with an injunction.

Melissa Doherty, 18, has been served with a six-month Injunction Order which prevents her from harassing or threatening violence towards a neighbour at Duchy Road Caravan Park in Salford.

Salix Homes, which manages the gypsy site, sought legal action against Doherty after she attacked another resident on the site.

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Salix Homes celebrates volunteers in Salford

29 May, 2015
volunteers looking after the envrionment

Salix Homes is celebrating the work of volunteers in Salford.

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Salix Homes welcomes new cohort of apprentices

27 May, 2015
Some of the new apprentices

Salix Homes has welcomed its latest intake of apprentices.

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Salix Homes flies the flag for IDAHOT

18 May, 2015
Salix Homes staff flying the flag

Salix Homes has been flying the flag for the LGBT community 

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Salix Homes employees support Nepal Appeal after colleague caught up in earthquake disaster

15 May, 2015

Salix Homes employees have been raising money for Nepal in honour of a colleague who was caught up in the earthquake disaster.

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Salix Homes secures three injunctions in one week with new ASB legislation

14 May, 2015

Salix Homes has secured three civil injunctions in a week using the new anti-social behaviour legislation.

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