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A carnival queen costume. Credit David Lindsay

Photo Gallery: 50 Years of Leeds West Indian Carnival

August 15, 2017 No Comments

Leeds West Indian Carnival is marking its 50th anniversary in 2017 with a spectacular series of milestone events to celebrate its golden anniversary, including a new exhibition which captures the 50-year history of Europe’s longest running Caribbean carnival parade, in photo, film, audio and costume.

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Photo Gallery: Landmark building The Piece Hall re-opens in Halifax

August 7, 2017 No Comments

On August 1, 2017, The Piece Hall in Halifax – one of the most iconic heritage buildings in Britain – re-opened its gates following a multi-million-pound transformation.

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Delamere, postcard exhibition at Lion Salt Works Musuem

Photo Gallery: All aboard! 1930s-style railway posters go on display at Lion Salt Works

July 28, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: All aboard! 1930s-style railway posters go on display at Lion Salt Works

Between August 8 and September 3, 2017, the Lion Salt Works Museum based in Northwich, Cheshire, will host a new exhibition of 14 colourful 1930s-style railway posters promoting the many attractions of Mid Cheshire Railway Line.

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Ribblehead and Limestone

Photo Gallery: Life in the Yorkshire Dales

July 19, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Life in the Yorkshire Dales

Northern Soul’s North Yorkshire Photographer, Paul Hunter, shares a gallery of striking images of the Yorkshire Dales, full of colour and character.

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Richard Ashcroft

Photo Gallery and Review: Richard Ashcroft, Castlefield Bowl, Manchester

July 9, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery and Review: Richard Ashcroft, Castlefield Bowl, Manchester

Now an established fixture in the Manchester gig-going calendar, Sounds of the City at Castlefield Bowl kicked off a series of city centre open air concerts in July with an eclectic bill, headlined by Richard Ashcroft, ex-frontman of The Verve

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Tony Bennett, Bridgewater Hall, image by Chris Payne

Photo Gallery and Review: Tony Bennett, Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall

July 9, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery and Review: Tony Bennett, Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall

A year or so after his MTV appearance on Unplugged, I went to see Tony Bennett at the Royal Concert Hall in Glasgow.

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The Northern Soul Awards 2017

Photo Gallery: The Northern Soul Awards 2017

July 4, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: The Northern Soul Awards 2017

There was a lot of love in the room last week when we held the inaugural Northern Soul Awards 2017.

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Hoppings 2017, image by Phil Pounder

Photo Gallery: The Hoppings, Newcastle

June 26, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: The Hoppings, Newcastle

Ah, The Hoppings.

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Manchester Day 2017, image by Simon Waugh

Photo Gallery: Manchester Day 2017

June 19, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Manchester Day 2017

Tens of thousands of people lined the streets on Sunday June 18 to experience the city-wide celebration of Manchester with this year’s theme – ABRACADBRA.

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PWEI image by Chris Payne

Review and Photo Gallery: Gigantic Vol. 4, Manchester Academy

June 12, 2017 Comments Off on Review and Photo Gallery: Gigantic Vol. 4, Manchester Academy

The fourth Gigantic Indie All-Dayer at Manchester Academy was an opportunity for indie kids of wildly differing ages to wallow in over eight hours of 80s and 90s nostalgia.

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