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Slow Cooked Lamb

Feasts from the Middle East: Slow-Cooked Shoulder of Lamb (Kataf Ghanam Meshwy)

June 18, 2018 No Comments

Tony Kitous, founder of Lebanese restaurant Comptoir Libanaisshares delicious recipes from his new cookbook Feasts from the Middle East.

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Green Lentil & Rice Salad

Feasts from the Middle East: Green Lentil & Rice Salad (Moudardara)

June 10, 2018 Comments Off on Feasts from the Middle East: Green Lentil & Rice Salad (Moudardara)

Tony Kitous, founder of Lebanese restaurant Comptoir Libanaisshares delicious recipes from his new cookbook Feasts from the Middle East.

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Courtney Barnett, Albert Hall, Nicola Jackson

Photo Gallery: Courtney Barnett and Loose Tooth, Albert Hall, Manchester

June 10, 2018 No Comments

Northern Soul photographer Nicola Jackson sees Australian singer, songwriter and musician Courtney Barnett at Manchester’s Albert Hall

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Manchester Eats

Win a pair of tickets to Manchester Eats at Heaton Park this July

June 4, 2018 Comments Off on Win a pair of tickets to Manchester Eats at Heaton Park this July

Northern Soul has joined forces with brand-new food festival, Manchester Eats, which will see Manchester’s Heaton Park transformed into a food lovers’ paradise, to give away free tickets to a whole host of deliciousness.

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Climate Revolution (c) Vivienne Westwood

Photo Gallery: T-Shirt: Cult – Culture – Subversion, The Civic, Barnsley

June 4, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: T-Shirt: Cult – Culture – Subversion, The Civic, Barnsley

A new exhibition is coming to South Yorkshire which collates some of the most recognisable and wearable designs of the last century. T-Shirt: Cult – Culture – Subversion “provides a unique insight into the historical and cultural influence of the most ubiquitous, affordable and popular garment of the last 100 years”.

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BWH Symphony Orchestra Ravel

Win tickets to the RNCM Symphony Orchestra at The Bridgewater Hall

June 4, 2018 Comments Off on Win tickets to the RNCM Symphony Orchestra at The Bridgewater Hall

Northern Soul has teamed up with the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) to offer five readers the chance to win a pair of tickets to see the RNCM Symphony Orchestra at The Bridgewater Hall on Friday 29 June.

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Aubergine Shakshuka

Feasts from the Middle East: Aubergine Shakshuka (Shakshuka Batenjan)

June 4, 2018 Comments Off on Feasts from the Middle East: Aubergine Shakshuka (Shakshuka Batenjan)

Tony Kitous, founder of Lebanese restaurant Comptoir Libanaisshares delicious recipes from his new cookbook Feasts from the Middle East.

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Clitheroe ginnel by Jane Emanuel

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

June 4, 2018 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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The Cotton Famine, Manchester, 19th century,Credit: Wellcome Library, London. Wellcome Images images@wellcome.ac.uk http://wellcomeimages.org The Cotton Famine: Distributing tickets for bread, soup, meat, meal, coal etc. at the office of a District Provident Society, Manchester. 19th century The Illustrated London News Published: 1862 Copyrighted work available under Creative Commons Attribution only licence CC BY 4.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Cotton, Conflict and Culture: The Poetry of the Lancashire Cotton Famine

May 31, 2018 Comments Off on Cotton, Conflict and Culture: The Poetry of the Lancashire Cotton Famine

A project to find, collect, and interpret poetry associated with the Lancashire Cotton Famine (1861-65) is gathering pace at Exeter University. Ruth Mather from the university explains the history prior to the launch of recordings of the poems in July.

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Date Brioche, Feasts from the Middle East

Feasts from the Middle East: Date Brioche (Kaak Bil Tamar)

May 28, 2018 Comments Off on Feasts from the Middle East: Date Brioche (Kaak Bil Tamar)

Tony Kitous, founder of Lebanese restaurant Comptoir Libanaisshares delicious recipes from his new cookbook Feasts from the Middle East.

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