Medical Centre Merger Goes Ahead Because of COVID-19

It appears that the Irlam Group Medical Centre on Liverpool Road, Irlam has decided to merge with the Chapel Medical Centre, citing the current COVID-19 pandemic as the reason for bringing the merger decision forward…


Testing Centre Set Up At The AJ Bell Stadium

NHS and social care staff can now be tested for COVID-19 in Salford thanks to a marathon effort over the Easter weekend. All partners in Salford’s health and social care system set up the drive…


Residents Urged to Be Careful After Cadishead Fire

Firefighters are urging people to be safe when disposing of the contents of chimineas and barbecues after a wheelie bin fire which destroyed a car and spread to two houses in Cadishead. Greater Manchester Fire…


Irlam and Cadishead Police – Spreading Some Cheer!

Crime in the District is still at an all-time low which is obviously a really good thing. Local Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) Mark Hutton and Katie were out and about around Cadishead recently, spreading…


Send a Letter To The Ones You Love

Former Cadishead Councillor and once ceremonial Mayor of Salford, Christine Hudson has come up with an ‘old school’ suggestion for people to keep in touch and show their loved ones they really care, during these…


Season Over for Irlam FC

The Football Season has now been confirmed as ‘over’ for Irlam FC after the Football League have called time on the Season for all Football below the third tier in England. First team manager Michael…


Fledglings Support the Community

Before the COVID-19 issues hit their peak, staff at the Fledglings Education and Childcare nursery on Fiddlers Lane in Irlam have been doing their bit to help those less fortunate in the Community. Kate Gilmartin…


Rainbow Smiles From Sisters

Bringing a big bright, ray of sunshine to the community are Freya Bailey and her sister Lindi. The happy, smiling duo have been busy during the lock-down while self-isolating, creating some fantastic rainbow artwork which…


Crime Down as People Stick to the Rules

One small bonus to come from the COVID-19 lock-down is that crime locally has been virtually nil! Even the crooks are apparently staying home and social-isolating. Local Police Community Support Officer Mark Hutton said, “We…


Sunshine and Flowers In Bloom

With a bit of sunshine to bring out the flowers, parts of Irlam and Cadishead look fantastic at the moment with all the Rotary Club of Irlam planters and floral displays adding a bit of…