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Monthly Archives: May 2017

Laura Wilkinson

Northern Soul talks to author Laura Wilkinson about Hulme, modern art and how beauty is more than Skin Deep

May 17, 2017 Comments Off on Northern Soul talks to author Laura Wilkinson about Hulme, modern art and how beauty is more than Skin Deep

I’m fascinated by ideals of beauty. Just scroll through Instagram and you’ll find people air-brushed to within an inch of their life.

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MCR Library, by Don Stewart at Manchester Sketch Book

Picture Gallery: Manchester Sketch Book

May 17, 2017 Comments Off on Picture Gallery: Manchester Sketch Book

Sketch artist Don Stewart captures stunning and iconic architecture and scenery around the city in his collection, Manchester Sketch Book.

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Win two tickets to Manchester’s brand new Eat & Drink Festival

May 17, 2017 Comments Off on Win two tickets to Manchester’s brand new Eat & Drink Festival

Win tickets to Manchester’s brand new Eat & Drink Festival

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Thomas Dakin Gin Martini with bottle cut out

Win a bottle of Thomas Dakin Gin, made in the world’s oldest gin distillers

May 17, 2017 Comments Off on Win a bottle of Thomas Dakin Gin, made in the world’s oldest gin distillers

Win a bottle of Thomas Dakin Gin – it’s proper Northern

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Call the Midwife, BBC

America’s sickening health system

May 13, 2017 Comments Off on America’s sickening health system

Despite my bad back, I did a fingertip search for the pill I dropped on the floor.

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From Shore to Shore/Piao Yang Guo Hai

Northern Soul talks the team behind From Shore to Shore/Piao Yang Guo Hai

May 13, 2017 Comments Off on Northern Soul talks the team behind From Shore to Shore/Piao Yang Guo Hai

From Shore to Shore/Piao Yang Guo Hai promises to be a unique event.

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Music’s best kept secret: Northern Soul chats to Ron Sexsmith

May 13, 2017 Comments Off on Music’s best kept secret: Northern Soul chats to Ron Sexsmith

Songs and artists come into your life in all kinds of ways.

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Emily Hughes & Liam Tobin in The Sum photograph by Stephen Vaughan

Review: The Sum, Everyman Theatre, Liverpool

May 11, 2017 Comments Off on Review: The Sum, Everyman Theatre, Liverpool

At last, this is the one. This is the play the Everyman company has been waiting to reveal, the one that helps its pioneering rep project make a brilliant kind of sense.

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Bakers Vaults, Stockport

Stockport is the best place ever because…

May 6, 2017 Comments Off on Stockport is the best place ever because…

…OK, so that’s a sentence I never thought I’d write.

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Getting away with it: Northern Soul takes a trip to Yorkshire Sculpture Park

May 6, 2017 Comments Off on Getting away with it: Northern Soul takes a trip to Yorkshire Sculpture Park

I’m of the opinion that, on admission, art gallery attendants should inconspicuously hand over matchbox-sized flyers which say ‘don’t worry if you don’t like all (or indeed any) of it’.

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