Northern Soul

Author: Helen Nugent

Simeon and Simeon

Photo Gallery: Visible Girls – Revisited, a photographic exhibition by Anita Corbin, The Civic, Barnsley

July 15, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Visible Girls – Revisited, a photographic exhibition by Anita Corbin, The Civic, Barnsley

Do you ever look back at photographs from your teenage years?

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Meeting Point: Making a difference at Kelham Island Museum

July 9, 2019 Comments Off on Meeting Point: Making a difference at Kelham Island Museum

Something different is coming to Kelham Island Museum in Sheffield. Among the stories of steel, the immense power of the River Don Engine and the makers in Little Mesters lane, a new creative response to the city’s industrial collection is finding its voice.

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Win a family pass to the BBC Summer Social at Croxteth Hall, Liverpool

July 4, 2019 Comments Off on Win a family pass to the BBC Summer Social at Croxteth Hall, Liverpool

Win a family pass to the BBC Summer Social at Croxteth Hall, Liverpool. 

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Protest Music

Win tickets to Protest Music inspired by Peterloo 2019 at RNCM

June 26, 2019 Comments Off on Win tickets to Protest Music inspired by Peterloo 2019 at RNCM

Win tickets to RNCM and Manchester Histories present Protest Music inspired by Peterloo 2019.

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Brassica oleracea L. var capitata Marner Fruerot 'early red'. [Brassica oleracea Capitata Group]. [cabbage; Savoy cabbage, red cabbage]. Watercolour on paper. Grenfell Gold Medal, 2010.

Photo Gallery: RHS Botanical Illustration, The Gold Medal Winners by Charlotte Brooks

June 24, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: RHS Botanical Illustration, The Gold Medal Winners by Charlotte Brooks

Fan of all things flora and fauna? Then why not take a look at this new release from ACC publishers called RHS Botanical Illustration, The Gold Medal Winners by Charlotte Brooks.

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“You’re told that London is the centre of opportunity and it just isn’t.” Theatre Director Jake Murray talks to Northern Soul

June 15, 2019 Comments Off on “You’re told that London is the centre of opportunity and it just isn’t.” Theatre Director Jake Murray talks to Northern Soul

There’s an eclectic mix of pictures on the walls of my house. Like many people, my home is my life writ large and among the mish-mash of Brontë quotes and self-deprecating swipes at my Northern heritage is a signed poster of the 1995 Manchester Royal Exchange production of Miss Julie

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Council operated CCTV Camera, Manchester. November 2009.

Photo Gallery: Flag of Convenience, David Dunnico, Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery

June 8, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Flag of Convenience, David Dunnico, Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery

How do you feel when you see the Union Jack or the St George flag? Do they stir feelings of patriotism or make you feel uneasy?

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Photo Gallery & Poetry: Mancunian poet Mike Garry’s tribute to the Arndale on its 40th anniversary

June 6, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery & Poetry: Mancunian poet Mike Garry’s tribute to the Arndale on its 40th anniversary

Can you believe it’s been 40 years since Manchester Arndale officially opened its doors?

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Unmissable sights and sounds: introducing Sheffield Doc/Fest 2019

June 5, 2019 Comments Off on Unmissable sights and sounds: introducing Sheffield Doc/Fest 2019

Stefan Tobler, founder of Sheffield-based And Other Stories, tells Northern Soul why he’s more excited about Doc/Fest than Cannes. 

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Ensemble Lucidarium

Win a pair of tickets to Ensemble Lucidarium at York University

June 3, 2019 Comments Off on Win a pair of tickets to Ensemble Lucidarium at York University

Win a pair of tickets to Ensemble Lucidarium at York University.

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