Salford

Silent Cargo

As we walked around Salford Quays, one lovely summer evening, we saw several urban sculptures made from materials which may have been part of the area when it was a noisy dirty industrial place. We saw these wheels, along with some barrels, boxes, pipes, bits of chain, blacksmith’s tools and materials including an anvil and horseshoes (horses […]

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The Lowry

There are many reasons to go to the Lowery in Salford; you can see an exhibition of L.S.Lowry’s paintings, and probably other art exhibitions too, and a theatre and cinema… It was built in 1988 on the site of Pier 8; set in docklands, or former docklands in the city of Salford, it has a […]

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