Salford Sirens a match for the lads

Salford University cheerleading squad, the Salford Sirens were in the gym recently, rehearsing for the national finals at Loughborough where they came 2nd with their cheer routine. The team practise every week at Salford University and also run community classes sponsored by the Manchester United Foundation and Salford City Council.

Looking through the club archives we found  a picture of the  Lads’ Club gymnastic squad performing their routine at the 1930 Salford Pageant at Buile Hill Park.


Rio Drops in for Kickz

Manchester United star and England Captain Rio Ferdinand called at the club today – meeting young people involved in the Manchester United Foundation Kickz Project. About 90 young people from Old Trafford, Ordsall and Langworthy gained awards for participating in football, dance and music. Rio spent around 2 hours at the club taking part in a question and answer session, watching performances and presenting certificates to the young people.

Rio Ferdinand at SLC Rio answers questions from young people at the kickz event