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GinnelWatch

We love a good ginnel – and we suspect you do too. Here on GinnelWatch we’ll be posting pics of our favourite ginnels – please send us yours too.

Hirst's Yard at the back of The Duncan Pub in Leeds, image by the team at The Duncan Pub

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November 20, 2017 No Comments

We love a good ginnel at Northern Soul. But, depending on where you’re from, there are all sorts of words for what essentially amounts to an alleyway, including jennel, snicket, vennel, gennel, jitty and jetty.

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York ginnel taken by Henry Mullen

Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

November 13, 2017 No Comments

We love a good ginnel at Northern Soul. But, depending on where you’re from, there are all sorts of words for what essentially amounts to an alleyway, including jennel, snicket, vennel, gennel, jitty and jetty.

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Ginnel in Dublin with blue lights courtesy of Melissa Buckler Smith.

Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

November 6, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

We love a good ginnel at Northern Soul. But, depending on where you’re from, there are all sorts of words for what essentially amounts to an alleyway, including jennel, snicket, vennel, gennel, jitty and jetty.

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Edinburgh ginnel

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October 27, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

We love a good ginnel at Northern Soul. But, depending on where you’re from, there are all sorts of words for what essentially amounts to an alleyway, including jennel, snicket, vennel, gennel, jitty and jetty.

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York ginnel (and a shortcut between two pubs)Neil Harrington

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October 13, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

We love a good ginnel at Northern Soul. But, depending on where you’re from, there are all sorts of words for what essentially amounts to an alleyway, including jennel, snicket, vennel, gennel, jitty and jetty.

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Taken in Ramsbottom looking out towards the West Pennines.

Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

October 6, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

We love a good ginnel at Northern Soul. But, depending on where you’re from, there are all sorts of words for what essentially amounts to an alleyway, including jennel, snicket, vennel, gennel, jitty and jetty.

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Under the Tyne Bridge, Newcastle, Lee Stoneman

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September 29, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

We love a good ginnel at Northern Soul. But, depending on where you’re from, there are all sorts of words for what essentially amounts to an alleyway, including jennel, snicket, vennel, gennel, jitty and jetty.

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Historical ginnel, Chester, Jan Green

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September 22, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

We love a good ginnel at Northern Soul.

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Bill Ayres, Salford

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September 15, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

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GinnelWatch

GinnelWatch: a new series celebrating the brilliance of the ginnel

September 1, 2017 Comments Off on GinnelWatch: a new series celebrating the brilliance of the ginnel

ginnel; ˈɡɪn(ə)l/
noun; Northern English
a narrow passage between buildings; an alley

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