Author: Joseph Hillier

“Save the Rec” petition pushes for non-profits back in leisure centres

A local campaign has been targeted at Salford Council regarding the decision to give space in leisure centres back to for-profit companies.  The “Save the Rec” petition, managed by community figure Nick Burke, has targeted two buildings that he and his colleagues feel have been unfairly managed by the council.  The Hub and Salford Gymnastics […]

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Manchester’s smallest pub – George Best’s old stomping ground is dying

The old-age pub, which held iconic football legends within its walls, could now be nearing its unfortunate end.  The grade II listed pub which served icons like George Best, has seen a harsh struggle since the pandemic. Only two minutes from Picadilly Gardens lies a pub filled with history and a huge welcome. In defiance […]

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Man City’s new El Diablito due to arrive in January 2025

Source: Argentina FC Social Media Following the roaring success of Julian Alvarez, there is going to be another Argentinian wonder-kid making an appearance at the Etihad next year by the name of Claudio Echeverri.  The 18-year-old wonderkid, who played attacking midfield for River Plate, has engineered his dream move this January after winning the Champions […]

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Bury FC CEO announces plans for new pitch and fan zone

Credit: Bury FC Youtube Channel Bury FC’s newly appointed CEO, Neil Sears, has spoken on several issues surrounding the club and its changing future.  The new CEO has voiced his plans for the future amid online tension surrounding the club. Due to sustained pitch issues, points deductions, and fan misconduct this season.  Speaking on club […]

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Salford fans hope new “investment opportunities” change Manchester United ‘sister club’ image

Photographs taken by Joseph Hillier Days after Salford City cited new investment possibilities, Ammies fans tell Quays News they hope to see a shift beyond the Class of ‘92 connections.  It’s been ten years since the club was bought by former Manchester United stars Gary Neville, Nicky Butt, Ryan Giggs, Phil Neville, Paul Scholes, and […]

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Ryan Giggs referees to raise awareness of crisis in grassroots football

Six months after being cleared of domestic abuse, ex-United star Ryan Giggs found himself in the unlikely role of referee at a grassroots kids tournament in West Belfast this month. Giggs had been in Northern Ireland for an onstage interview at the Ulster Hall reflecting on his career at Manchester United and as Wales’ boss.   […]

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