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Monthly Archives: January 2019

Kes

Theatre Review: Kes, Leeds Playhouse

January 31, 2019 Comments Off on Theatre Review: Kes, Leeds Playhouse

It was pure imagination at Leeds Playhouse that allowed onlookers to observe as Billy Casper’s alter ego swooped and soared above the stage against an ingenious backdrop of a gigantic 1970s municipal climbing frame.

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Win a pair of tickets to Switch MCR present 8055 & The House (plus a bottle of fizz and some chocolates)

January 31, 2019 Comments Off on Win a pair of tickets to Switch MCR present 8055 & The House (plus a bottle of fizz and some chocolates)

Win a pair of tickets to Switch MCR present 8055 & The House (plus a bottle of fizz and some chocolates). 

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Liverpool Biennial Touring Programme, Humber Street. Image credit: Rob Battersby

Photo Gallery: Place to Place, Liverpool Biennial, Humber Street Gallery, Hull

January 28, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Place to Place, Liverpool Biennial, Humber Street Gallery, Hull

Following on from its acclaimed Jamie Reid exhibition XXXXX: Fifty Years of Subversion and the Spirit, Humber Street Gallery presents Place to Place, an exhibition that showcases three female artists selected by the gallery to be part of the Liverpool Biennial touring programme which opens with its first exhibition in Hull.

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Hannah Currie

‘Where words fail, music speaks.’

January 28, 2019 Comments Off on ‘Where words fail, music speaks.’

‘Where words fail, music speaks.’

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Look Good Feel Better

“It helps people find themselves again.” Look Good Feel Better, the charity changing the face of cancer treatment

January 26, 2019 Comments Off on “It helps people find themselves again.” Look Good Feel Better, the charity changing the face of cancer treatment

A cancer diagnosis is devastating. Lives are turned upside down and it can be hard to remember a time when the greyest of clouds weren’t hanging over everything.

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Tom Doughty

“As long as they’re making a sound it doesn’t really matter to me how they’re doing it.” Tom Doughty talks to Northern Soul

January 26, 2019 Comments Off on “As long as they’re making a sound it doesn’t really matter to me how they’re doing it.” Tom Doughty talks to Northern Soul

Frodsham-born Tom Doughty is a well-respected acoustic lap slide guitarist, performer, songwriter, recording artist and teacher, known throughout the UK and internationally.

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The Wailers

Win a pair of tickets to see The Wailers

January 21, 2019 Comments Off on Win a pair of tickets to see The Wailers

Win a pair of tickets to see the legendary Wailers

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Pudding Chare after New Years Eve, Newcastle, by Lee Stoneman

Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

January 21, 2019 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, jetty and our new favourite…a weind.

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#CordonBleugh: Northern Soul wants your classic cookbook recipes

January 19, 2019 Comments Off on #CordonBleugh: Northern Soul wants your classic cookbook recipes

Is there anything more nostalgic than food?

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Gillette: why are people so angry?

January 19, 2019 Comments Off on Gillette: why are people so angry?

Sometimes I feel like I live in a parallel universe.

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