Salford woman the 200th apprentice with City West HousingPosted on 17th May 2013
Salford woman the 200th apprentice with City West Housing17th May 2013
City West has been creating apprenticeships for local unemployed people through its skills programme since 2009, with new figures showing the programme has helped pump more than £3.5 million into the local economy over the past four years.
Salford scooter gang rob man at knifepoint17th May 2013
It happened at about 10.30pm on Monday 13 May 2013 when a 21-year-old man was walking with friends along Great Cheetham Street East.
He saw three men sat on a scooter outside the shops. The men who had their faces partially covered followed the victim on the scooter and when he began to run they caught up with him.
The man who was sat on the back jumped off and started to shout at him in a threatening way.
One of the other men still sat on the bike was holding a knife and waved it towards the victim.
They stole an LG optimus mobile phone and rode off along St James Road.
The first offender who was riding the bike is described as a white man, of slim build, aged about 20 and he was wearing a black hooded top and black trousers.
The second offender is described as a white man, of slim build, aged about 20.
He was wearing a black hooded top with the hood pulled down over his face and a black scarf which was covering the lower half of his face and black trousers.
The third offender is described as a white man, of slim build, aged about 20 and he was wearing a black hooded top, black pants and a mask covering the bottom of his face.
Detective Constable Susan West from Swinton police station, said: “Thankfully this man was not injured, but has understandably been left very shaken by the incident.
“These three men followed an innocent man and as he tried to run for safety, they threatened him with a knife and stole his mobile phone.
“I want to appeal to anyone who either witnessed the incident itself, or perhaps has information about what happened or even suspects who may be involved, to come forward."
Anyone with information should call police on 0161 856 5360 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.
Sir Alex Retires8th May 2013
Sir Alex Ferguson is set to retire at the end of this season. He will become a United director and ambassador, the executive are now charged with having to appoint the successor to a man who has won 13 league titles, two Champions Leagues, the Cup Winners' Cup, five FA Cups and four League Cups.
13.05.1322nd April 2013
From this date onwards Salford City Radio is having a spring tidy up. New shows and new show times to offer even better variety than before, all designed to give the people of Salford what they want to hear.