Northern Soul

Author: Helen Nugent

The Northern Soul Awards 2017: a celebration of culture and enterprise in the North of England

April 24, 2017 No Comments

The Northern Soul Awards 2017 – a celebration of culture and enterprise in the North of England

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Not From Around There: finding a place in historical fiction

April 19, 2017 No Comments

My debut novel, The Witchfinder’s Sister, is set in Essex. Which, it’s fair to say, is not The North.

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Wild Rumpus: doing things differently on the festival scene

April 19, 2017 No Comments

Sarah Bird, co-director of festival producer Wild Rumpus, shares the philosophy behind seven Northern festivals and how they are doing things differently through collaboration.

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Gobefest, The Dancehouse Manchester

Win tickets to the launch of the UK’s first Transylvanian Festival, Manchester

April 19, 2017 No Comments

Win tickets to the launch party of Góbéfest at The Dancehouse, Manchester

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Win tickets to the BBC Good Food Show in Harrogate

April 19, 2017 No Comments

Win tickets to the BBC Good Food Show in Harrogate

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A day in the life

Photo Gallery: A Day in the Life of Manchester

April 13, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: A Day in the Life of Manchester

Modern-day Manchester has been captured in a 24-hour social experiment.

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Gallery: Sketching Northern Life

April 11, 2017 Comments Off on Gallery: Sketching Northern Life

In her series Liz’s Scribbles, reportage illustrator Liz Ackerley captures stunning sketches of Northern life. Check out her amazing images in our gallery below.

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Feline good: Northern Soul chats to A Street Cat Named Bob

March 21, 2017 Comments Off on Feline good: Northern Soul chats to A Street Cat Named Bob

When celebrities attain a certain level of fame, they are known for demanding outrageous ‘riders’.

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Win grub and drinks for two at GRUB Food Fair, Manchester

March 13, 2017 Comments Off on Win grub and drinks for two at GRUB Food Fair, Manchester

Manchester’s GRUB Food Fair has announced the traders for its next six-week residency at hidden Piccadilly brewery, Alphabet Brew Co., featuring the best street chefs in the North and beyond.

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MCR Live Studio

MCR Live shares five hidden gems in Manchester

March 10, 2017 Comments Off on MCR Live shares five hidden gems in Manchester

The team over at brand new podcast and radio network, MCR Live, are huge fans of Manchester. Here, content director, Rhys Hancock, shares his five hidden gems in the eclectic city with Northern Soul.

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