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Wood St, Manchester. Taken by David Williams.

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

January 22, 2018 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, jetty and our new favourite…a weind. 

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Paramore, image by James Lynd

Photo Gallery: Paramore, Manchester Arena

January 22, 2018 No Comments

Northern Soul photographer James Lynd sees American rock band, Paramore at Manchester Arena and captures some atmospheric images. 

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Manchester Town Hall by Drew Wilby

Photo Gallery: Manchester Town Hall Open Day

January 15, 2018 No Comments

Northern Soul photographer, Drew Wilby, heads to Manchester’s iconic Town Hall building ahead of its temporary closure for work to safeguard, repair and partially restore it.

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Bird in Heaton Park, Chris Payne

Photo gallery: Northern Birds

January 9, 2018 Comments Off on Photo gallery: Northern Birds

Northern Soul‘s Head Photographer, Chris Payne, braves the blustery January weather and heads out and about to take some beautiful images of Northern birds – and one extremely friendly horse. 

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Brighton Women’s Social and Political Union’s (WSPU)

Represent! Historic banners, People’s History Museum, Manchester

January 8, 2018 Comments Off on Represent! Historic banners, People’s History Museum, Manchester

Historic banners telling the story of how people have fought for representation will be going on display this month at the People’s History Museum, as it marks the centenary of the Representation of the People Act (February 6, 1918) when all men, and some women, obtained the right to vote.

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Ginnel Manchester Rikki Chan

GinnelWatch: Northern Soul’s Best Ginnels of 2017

December 28, 2017 Comments Off on GinnelWatch: Northern Soul’s Best Ginnels of 2017

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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Southern end of Beadnell Bay, image by Phil Pounder

Our Year in Pictures: Northern Soul’s Favourite Photos of 2017

December 21, 2017 Comments Off on Our Year in Pictures: Northern Soul’s Favourite Photos of 2017

With Christmas just around the corner, it’s hard to believe that the end of the year is fast approaching.

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Snow Day by Paul Hunter

The Northern Soul Christmas Poem: Snow Day

December 18, 2017 Comments Off on The Northern Soul Christmas Poem: Snow Day

It’s nearly Christmas…and to celebrate Northern Soul‘s Poetry Correspondent Wendy Pratt has written another stunning poem in response to our North Yorkshire Photographer’s Snow Day image.

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York ginnel taken by Henry Mullen

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

December 18, 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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Snowy trees, image by Paul Hunter

Photo Gallery: Snowy Yorkshire scenes

December 12, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Snowy Yorkshire scenes

Northern Soul’s North Yorkshire Photographer, Paul Hunter, braves the elements and shares a gallery of striking images capturing some extremely snowy scenes.

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