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Monthly Archives: May 2018

Date Brioche, Feasts from the Middle East

Feasts from the Middle East: Date Brioche (Kaak Bil Tamar)

May 28, 2018 Comments Off on Feasts from the Middle East: Date Brioche (Kaak Bil Tamar)

Tony Kitous, founder of Lebanese restaurant Comptoir Libanaisshares delicious recipes from his new cookbook Feasts from the Middle East.

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Farne Islands by Phil Pounder

Photo Gallery: Farne Islands

May 28, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Farne Islands

Northern Soul’s North East Photographer Phil Pounder takes a trip to Farne Islands and captures some stunning images. 

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Support Northern Soul: Sponsorship and Advertising Opportunities

May 27, 2018 Comments Off on Support Northern Soul: Sponsorship and Advertising Opportunities

Is your organisation interested in supporting quality journalism about culture, life and enterprise in the North of England?

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Manchester Cathedral, Chris Payne

Manchester Cathedral is nearly 600 years old. Northern Soul explores its nooks and crannies

May 27, 2018 Comments Off on Manchester Cathedral is nearly 600 years old. Northern Soul explores its nooks and crannies

When we were brainstorming venues to host this year’s Northern Soul Awards, there was one building at the top of our list – the iconic Manchester Cathedral.

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Pippa Little, Twist

Poetry Review: Twist by Pippa Little

May 26, 2018 Comments Off on Poetry Review: Twist by Pippa Little

Pippa Little has an impressive CV.

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“This truly is a retreat for dedicated and casual gamers.” Northern Soul reviews Virtual Hideout Manchester

May 26, 2018 Comments Off on “This truly is a retreat for dedicated and casual gamers.” Northern Soul reviews Virtual Hideout Manchester

Nestled in a new outdoor stretch of bars and restaurants near the Odeon in Manchester’s Great Northern, Virtual Hideout Manchester is the latest haven for those seeking a gaming fix with a primary focus on VR.

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Manchester Together May 2018 image by Chris Payne

Photo Gallery: Manchester Together with One Voice, Albert Square

May 25, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Manchester Together with One Voice, Albert Square

Our Head Photographer Chris Payne was at the Manchester Together concert in Manchester’s Albert Square this week.

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Nick Hodgson

The Northern Soul Podcast: former Kaiser Chief, Nick J.D. Hodgson

May 23, 2018 Comments Off on The Northern Soul Podcast: former Kaiser Chief, Nick J.D. Hodgson

It’s May which means only one thing: The Northern Soul Podcast.

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Rob Johnston

Art of Class: Rob Johnston

May 23, 2018 Comments Off on Art of Class: Rob Johnston

In a new series, Northern Soul’s Cathy Crabb talks to working class creative people, some already established, some emerging, and some setting their stall out to create more work for others. This week it’s Rob Johnston, a Manchester-based writer and producer with more than 30 plays staged professionally, both as a commissioned writer and as a producer of his own plays via Breathe Out Theatre. Johnston won the 2011 Kings Cross Award for New Writing for Einstein’s Daughter. Dark Satanic won Best Drama at the 2017 Manchester Fringe Festival.

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Seek Find Speak Book Shots 2018 31315

“If words aren’t spoken or written, they start to become less relevant.” The Lost Words: Seek, Find, Speak

May 23, 2018 Comments Off on “If words aren’t spoken or written, they start to become less relevant.” The Lost Words: Seek, Find, Speak

“Heather? You’re kidding me!”

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