Monthly Archives: February 2017
In the early 1960s, two national treasures were the creative forces behind one of British cinema’s most successful franchises: the Miss Marple movies.Read the full story..
North East Photographer Lee Stoneman discovers hidden gems in Newcastle and captures eye-catching images with powerful black and white photography.Read the full story..
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show might be named exclusively after Eric Carle’s globally-famous ravenous insect, but is in fact an hour-long romp through a wider slice of the author’s imagination.Read the full story..
It is perhaps appropriate that the Liverpool Everyman’s first rep company in 25 years should open their inaugural production with a rousing song called Tradition.Read the full story..
Win tickets to Girl Gang Manchester’s immersive screening of BridesmaidsRead the full story..
In this age of The X Factor, The Voice and Britain’s Got Talent, it’s entirely possible to become famous overnight.Read the full story..
Review: From a Dark Place: How a Family Coped with Drug Addiction, Albert Square Chop House, Manchester
Sitting in the dimly lit bar of Manchester’s Albert Square Chop House – nursing what can only be described as the world’s biggest (and most expensive at £6) gin and tonic – I wait for the launch of From a Dark Place: How A Family Coped with Drug Addiction to begin.Read the full story..
- Musicals, Geordies and coming home: Northern Soul meets Sting
- Book Review: Ghost Stories, M.R. James
- Sweet Kind of Blue: acclaimed musician Emily Barker talks to Northern Soul
- Review and Photo Gallery: The Charlatans, 02 Apollo, Manchester
- “Good food doesn’t need to be an elitist thing.” Northern Soul talks to chef Mary-Ellen McTague
Northen Soul Awards 2017
Congratulations to all the winners at the Northern Soul Awards 2017. It was a cracking night. For the full list, click here http://awards.northernsoul.me.uk/2017-winners
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Johnny Marr and Maxine Peake: ‘You can’t avoid homelessness in Manchester. It touched us both’ theguardian.com/culture/2017/…
Not long now til Northern Soul's Best Reads of 2017. In the meantime, check out our list from 2016...there's some corking reads there. northernsoul.me.uk/best-reads…
Manchester Central Library had some very special Harry Potter visitors at the weekend. Our Head Photographer @xtofallabout was there to capture the moment...photo gallery coming soon. #HarryPotter @MancLibraries @ManCityCouncil pic.twitter.com/x7LRJenZ12