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Monthly Archives: November 2017

David Evans - Winter - (from the Mixed Winter Exhibition @ Colourfield Gallery)

Painting the North: Art Exhibitions in November

November 6, 2017 Comments Off on Painting the North: Art Exhibitions in November

Ant Cosgrove, the man behind The Northern Art Page on Facebook, shares his round-up of must-see exhibitions in the North of England during November.

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Ash Howland Davenport - Dancers in Orange. Baronquilla Festival, Colombia.

Gallery: One foot in the cradle, M I L K at House of Blah Blah, Exchange House, Middlesbrough

November 6, 2017 Comments Off on Gallery: One foot in the cradle, M I L K at House of Blah Blah, Exchange House, Middlesbrough

For the second show at House of Blah Blah, M I L K present One foot in the cradle, guest-curated by Ash Howland-Davenport and Matt Wilkinson.

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Gunpowder Chicken

Remember Remember the 5th of November with an Authentic and Oriental Wing Yip Dinner

November 6, 2017 Comments Off on Remember Remember the 5th of November with an Authentic and Oriental Wing Yip Dinner

In a new series, Wing Yip, the Oriental grocery store, shares its expertise with yummy, easy-to-make recipes. Enjoy the traditional British celebration with an Oriental twist this November and treat your taste-buds to a gunpowder of flavours.

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Manchester Lights Switch On - Nicola Jackson

Photo Gallery: Lights, camera…Christmas Lights switch-on, Manchester

November 6, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Lights, camera…Christmas Lights switch-on, Manchester

Northern Soul photographer, Nicola Jackson, headed to Manchester city centre for the annual Christmas Lights Switch-On.

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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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Alfie Boe and Michael Ball

“I’m just Alf from Fleetwood.” Alfie Boe on collaborations, sleeping rough and musicals

November 4, 2017 Comments Off on “I’m just Alf from Fleetwood.” Alfie Boe on collaborations, sleeping rough and musicals

When it comes to album sales in 2016, you can forget Beyoncé, Rag’n’Bone Man and Justin Bieber. Last year belonged to Ball and Boe.

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Howard Jones Electric Band

What is love? Northern Soul talks to Howard Jones

November 4, 2017 Comments Off on What is love? Northern Soul talks to Howard Jones

Do you remember the 80s? The merging of technology and music, bands performing behind a mountain of gadgets and gizmos?

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St Petersburg SO

Review: St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra, Leeds Town Hall

November 4, 2017 Comments Off on Review: St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra, Leeds Town Hall

Hmm. Ominous silence from Putin’s St Petersburg, cradle of the October Revolution, in its centenary month.

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Comics Laureate appointment announced. Charlie Adlard, creator of The Walking Dead comics is announced as the new Comic Laureate at Kendal International Comic Arts Festival in Kendal. Friday 14th October 2016. HARRY ATKINSON

“DC or Marvel?” Comics Laureate Charlie Adlard talks to Northern Soul

November 1, 2017 Comments Off on “DC or Marvel?” Comics Laureate Charlie Adlard talks to Northern Soul

“Believe it or not, I’ve only ever watched up to season four of The Walking Dead,” Charlie Adlard admits to Northern Soul.

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Armacao de Pera, Algarve, Portugal, Chris Park

Travel: Armacao de Pera, Algarve, Portugal

November 1, 2017 Comments Off on Travel: Armacao de Pera, Algarve, Portugal

I’m going to let you in on a little secret. It’s called Armacao de Pera and it’s a hidden gem nestled in the Algarve.

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