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Monthly Archives: July 2018

The Northern Soul Awards Preview, Manchester Cathedral, image by Drew Wilby

Photo Gallery: The Northern Soul/Canal St Meet-Up and Northern Soul Awards Preview

July 23, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: The Northern Soul/Canal St Meet-Up and Northern Soul Awards Preview

Last Thursday saw the Northern Soul/Canal St Meet-up and Northern Soul Awards preview – a top night at the splendid Manchester Cathedral as Northern Soul and Canal St welcomed our friends to get together in the stunning Regimental Chapel to chat, mingle and drink.

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Lest We Forget, Imperial War Museum North

Lest We Forget? IWM North stages exhibition exploring how First World War shaped society

July 23, 2018 Comments Off on Lest We Forget? IWM North stages exhibition exploring how First World War shaped society

Lest We Forget? Imperial War Museum North stages exhibition exploring how the First World War has shaped society. 

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Drag Brunch

Win a pair of tickets to Signature Living’s Drag Brunch at Cunard House

July 23, 2018 Comments Off on Win a pair of tickets to Signature Living’s Drag Brunch at Cunard House

Win a pair of tickets to Signature Living’s Drag Brunch at Cunard House. 

To celebrate the vibrant and all-inclusive event that is Liverpool Pride, this summer Cunard House will be opening its doors for an incredible Drag Brunch, serving up tuck shop realness for all the family, with a fabulously camp event.

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Maria Gray Robin Simpson obscured and Clare Corbett as the three witches

Theatre Review: Macbeth, Rose Theatre, York

July 16, 2018 Comments Off on Theatre Review: Macbeth, Rose Theatre, York

Up betimes and to York with a cushion to catch the matinee of Macbeth by Will Shakespeare, performed in the new open-air Rose Theatre by Clifford’s Tower.

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Emily Bronte Gun Group Potrait National Portrait Gallery

Book Review: Emily Brontë Reappraised by Claire O’Callaghan

July 16, 2018 Comments Off on Book Review: Emily Brontë Reappraised by Claire O’Callaghan

Emily, the elusive Brontë sister, is often portrayed as reclusive, difficult, perhaps even slightly unhinged.

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Love From a Stranger By Agatha Christie @ Frank Vosper Royal and Dernagate 23.Feb/17.March 2018. Cast: Justin Avoth Helen Bradbury Sam Frenchum Alice Haig Molly Logan Crispin Redman Nicola Sanderson Gareth Williams Director : Lucy Bailey Credit : Sheila Burnett

Theatre Review: Love from a Stranger, The Lowry

July 12, 2018 Comments Off on Theatre Review: Love from a Stranger, The Lowry

A jilted ex-fiancé, an interfering hammy aunt, a considerable sum of money, a staid office girl and a charming American – the classic elements of any Agatha Christie storyline and all are featured in this murderous drama.

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Chester Zoo, image by Chris Payne

Photo Gallery: Chester Zoo

July 11, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Chester Zoo

Much like a visit to the Museum of Science and Industry or a trip to the Palace Theatre panto, a school outing to Chester Zoo was a rite of passage for North West children born in the 1970s.

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Sounds Northern: bdrmm

July 10, 2018 Comments Off on Sounds Northern: bdrmm

In a new series called Sounds Northern, Paul Davies shines a spotlight on Northern musicians and bands to watch out for. This week it’s bdrmm. 

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Lynne Bateson

Tequila, por favor

July 10, 2018 Comments Off on Tequila, por favor

At first, I blamed my two pre-dinner margarita cocktails for the man who wasn’t there.

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Who is your Great Northerner?

July 9, 2018 Comments Off on Who is your Great Northerner?

Who is your Great Northerner? Who gets your vote as a Great Northern Soul?

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