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Monthly Archives: April 2015

Ren Harvieu

Ren Harvieu talks to Northern Soul

April 18, 2015 Comments Off on Ren Harvieu talks to Northern Soul

When Ren Harvieu’s debut album Through the Night was released three years ago, it made quite a splash.

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Chef Tony cooks Vegetarian Black Pudding Scotch Eggs

April 18, 2015 Comments Off on Chef Tony cooks Vegetarian Black Pudding Scotch Eggs

So, six months or so since my last recipe, I’m back.

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The state we’re in: Newcastle United by George Caulkin

April 17, 2015 Comments Off on The state we’re in: Newcastle United by George Caulkin

On a good day – and it has to be a good day – you can still feel it, a heaviness that hangs in the air like a soupy fog.

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Roger McGough

Roger McGough on poetry, performance and hanging out with The Beatles

April 15, 2015 Comments Off on Roger McGough on poetry, performance and hanging out with The Beatles

Roger McGough, who’ll be introducing his new collection It Never Rains at this month’s Oldham’s Bookmark Festival, a week-long celebration of all things literary in the borough, admits to being surprised on discovering that the book is his 100th title.

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Moon Rise Run

Win tickets for the Moon Rise Run in Manchester

April 11, 2015 Comments Off on Win tickets for the Moon Rise Run in Manchester

WIN A PAIR OF TICKETS FOR THE MOON RISE RUN

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rule-35

Review: Rule 35, Z-arts in Hulme, Manchester

April 11, 2015 1 Comment

“Don’t be late,” said the director when I interviewed her for Northern Soul.

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Spring Flowers by Chris Payne

Cold in a Warm Climate

April 11, 2015 Comments Off on Cold in a Warm Climate

Feeling cold indoors in a place where flowers bloom in January came as a shock to Northern Soul’s US correspondent Lynne Bateson.

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The Beagle

Review: The Beagle in Chorlton, Manchester

April 11, 2015 Comments Off on Review: The Beagle in Chorlton, Manchester

The word ‘pub’ used to be associated with dingy, sticky-floored old buildings that your grandad and his mates frequented, all eyes turned disapprovingly at any newcomer who dared step through the door.

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Graeae Theatre Company: Write to Play

April 11, 2015 Comments Off on Graeae Theatre Company: Write to Play

Write to Play is a bold new writing initiative from Graeae Theatre Company. It is committed to developing the skills and experience of deaf and disabled writers. In the second of our series, one of the participants explains how it all works and what it means to her.

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What’s On in April – Theatre

April 11, 2015 Comments Off on What’s On in April – Theatre

Spring has sprung and this month’s theatre productions are as fresh as the weather.

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