Where there’s muck there’s money. A film shoot was going on in our street and the crew paid us to let them squeeze the lavatory trailer onto our drive.Read the full story..
I’ve been trying to work out why I was terribly moved by the death and subsequent tributes to Anne Kirkbride.Read the full story..
Northern Soul’s Rich Jevons talks to actor Michael Brandon (known to many as Dempsey from TV’s Dempsey and Makepeace) about his career and current role of Alfieri in Arthur Miller’s A View from the Bridge, set in Brandon’s birthplace, Brooklyn.Read the full story..
There’s a real lump-in-the-throat moment part-way through the first episode of Russell T Davies’s new Channel 4 drama Cucumber.Read the full story..
I have a friend who has just finished training as an archivist. I have an idea what this means: I think it involves blowing cobwebs off boxes of old photos while wearing a pair of rave-style white gloves, then occasionally appearing on Who Do You Think You Are? and talking Richard Madeley through his tear-jerking past.Read the full story..
Children’s TV: you watch it for about ten years, then you spend the rest of your life sitting in the pub reminiscing (in fact, if your passport lists your occupation as ‘bad stand-up comic’, you might even make a living making cracks about it).Read the full story..
The Northern Soul Awards 2018
Sign up for Northern Soul newsletter
The Northern Soul Poll
Recent Tweets for @Northern_Soul_
🎉Competition time🎉Win a pair of tickets to Signature Living's Drag Brunch at Cunard House in Liverpool. @SignatureLiving @LiverpoolPride @cunardhouse #competition #giveaway #Liverpool northernsoul.me.uk/win-a-pair……/ pic.twitter.com/fRBhTejMps
Song to start the week: Doesn't matter by Christine and the Queens youtube.com/watch?v=UCwD5f…
Are you a street food vendor, restaurant, bar, pub or catering company based in the North of England? No matter how big or small - why don't you enter Best Food and Drink category at this year's Northern Soul Awards? Oh, and it's free to enter! #NSAwards18 awards.northernsoul.me.uk pic.twitter.com/AVqKaA5zEq