Monthly Archives: May 2018
Is your organisation interested in supporting quality journalism about culture, life and enterprise in the North of England?Read the full story..
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.Read the full story..
“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.Read the full story..
Our Head Photographer Chris Payne was at the Manchester Together concert in Manchester’s Albert Square this week.Read the full story..
It’s May which means only one thing: The Northern Soul Podcast.
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.Read the full story..
“If words aren’t spoken or written, they start to become less relevant.” The Lost Words: Seek, Find, Speak
“Heather? You’re kidding me!”Read the full story..
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"I grew up with a sense of the possibility of resisting." Northern Soul's @EmmaYatesBadley reviews Angela Davis in conversation with Jackie Kay as part of this year's digital @McrLitFest. #MLF20 @JackieKayPoet @UoMCreativeMCR @newwritingMCR northernsoul.me.uk/angela-dav… pic.twitter.com/yaPjmMzNNv
Right Good Mid-Week Read: Small Island by Andrea Levy pic.twitter.com/clo7f9JlDH
Coming soon on Northern Soul: Graze, a new delicatessen for Ramsbottom. It's proper good (and, um, happens to be owned and run by NS's chef brother-in-law, Tony May). pic.twitter.com/7QYd03dEdg
Artist David Dunnico has created War Work, a new exhibition at AIR Gallery, to coincide with the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War. Click the link below to view the full gallery: northernsoul.me.uk/image-gall… pic.twitter.com/s8ATabsNx8