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Monthly Archives: November 2019

Ibérica, Spinningfields, Manchester

Food Review: Ibérica, Spinningfields, Manchester

November 20, 2019 Comments Off on Food Review: Ibérica, Spinningfields, Manchester

Tapas, so the legend goes, started out as Spanish bar food, designed to keep drinkers fed and therefore sitting at the bar.

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Photo Gallery: Motion Sickness Project Space presents: HERE AND HOW? at Stock Gallery

November 20, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Motion Sickness Project Space presents: HERE AND HOW? at Stock Gallery

How the hell did this happen?

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“There are big plans to come from the North East.” The Manager of Durham’s Assembly Rooms talks to Northern Soul

November 18, 2019 Comments Off on “There are big plans to come from the North East.” The Manager of Durham’s Assembly Rooms talks to Northern Soul

Writing this article, I was reminded of a quote by the comedian Eddie Izzard while he was on a world tour. “I grew up in Europe, where the history comes from.”

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Autumn by Paul Hunter

Photo Gallery: Autumnal scenes in North Yorkshire

November 18, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Autumnal scenes in North Yorkshire

Northern Soul’s North Yorkshire Photographer, Paul Hunter, shares a gallery of striking images capturing the sights and colours across the region during the autumn months.

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Theatre Review: Jack and the Beanstalk, Oldham Coliseum

November 18, 2019 Comments Off on Theatre Review: Jack and the Beanstalk, Oldham Coliseum

Director Chris Lawson’s first panto at Oldham Coliseum is a belter. And it has the best pantomime cow I have ever seen, in any pantomime, anywhere.

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In Defence of Edgar the Excitable Dragon (and Christmas fans everywhere)

November 18, 2019 Comments Off on In Defence of Edgar the Excitable Dragon (and Christmas fans everywhere)

The great Christmas advert battle has commenced.

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Win a pair of tickets to Manchester Camerata’s New Year’s Day performance at The Bridgewater Hall

November 18, 2019 Comments Off on Win a pair of tickets to Manchester Camerata’s New Year’s Day performance at The Bridgewater Hall

Manchester Camerata redefines what an orchestra can do.

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Dirty Word

“I would struggle to say that I am a feminist and contribute to fast fashion.” Jade Rice from Dirty Word talks to Northern Soul

November 17, 2019 Comments Off on “I would struggle to say that I am a feminist and contribute to fast fashion.” Jade Rice from Dirty Word talks to Northern Soul

I’ve finally broken up with fast fashion.

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The Raven Wheel

Book Review: The Raven Wheel by A.F. Stone

November 16, 2019 Comments Off on Book Review: The Raven Wheel by A.F. Stone

This week a Twitter debate surfaced regarding the legitimacy of Young Adult fiction (and romance novels) being studied on a Higher Education course.

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Staying Alive: the campaign to save The Gaumont where the Bee Gees first performed

November 16, 2019 Comments Off on Staying Alive: the campaign to save The Gaumont where the Bee Gees first performed

Bee Gees fans from across the world have raised more than £250,000 in just eight days to try and save the former cinema in Manchester’s Chorlton where the brothers first performed live.

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