Northern Soul

Author: Helen Nugent

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Good News in Focus: Cloudwater Brew Co

August 17, 2020 Comments Off on Good News in Focus: Cloudwater Brew Co

Northern Soul and People’s Powerhouse are continuing our partnership to share good new stories about businesses, people and communities coming together in the North of England during the COVID-19 crisis. As the country begins to loosen lockdown restrictions, we’re talking to Northerners doing excellent work across the region.

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Dog ginnel by Our Edgeley Alley

GinnelWatch: Tidying up ginnels with Our Edgeley Alley

August 12, 2020 Comments Off on GinnelWatch: Tidying up ginnels with Our Edgeley Alley

It’s no secret that the team at Northern Soul love a good ginnel.

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Platt Fields Market Garden

Good News in Focus: Platt Fields Market Garden

August 10, 2020 Comments Off on Good News in Focus: Platt Fields Market Garden

Northern Soul and People’s Powerhouse are continuing our partnership to share good new stories about businesses, people and communities coming together in the North of England during the COVID-19 crisis. As the country begins to loosen lockdown restrictions, we’re talking to Northerners doing excellent work across the region.

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The Stinky Chef: Panna cotta with local strawberries and aged balsamic

August 4, 2020 Comments Off on The Stinky Chef: Panna cotta with local strawberries and aged balsamic

During these strange and uncertain times, we’re all in need of a pick-me-up. And what better than something to feed the body as well as the soul?

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Belper ginnel by David Gladwin.

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

August 3, 2020 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 favourite…a weind.

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Dianne Irving

Good News in Focus: Dianne Irving, The Crown and The Howard Arms, Carlisle

August 3, 2020 Comments Off on Good News in Focus: Dianne Irving, The Crown and The Howard Arms, Carlisle

Northern Soul and People’s Powerhouse are continuing our partnership to share good new stories about businesses, people and communities coming together in the North of England during the COVID-19 crisis. As the country begins to loosen lockdown restrictions, we’re talking to Northerners doing excellent work across the region.

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The British Music Experience

Win a family ticket for four to The British Music Experience, situated on Liverpool’s Pier Head

July 30, 2020 Comments Off on Win a family ticket for four to The British Music Experience, situated on Liverpool’s Pier Head

Win a family ticket for four to The British Music Experience, situated on Liverpool’s Pier Head (a UNESCO World Heritage Site). 

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Burtonwood and Winick Community Bus

Good News in Focus: Burtonwood and Winwick Community Bus

July 27, 2020 Comments Off on Good News in Focus: Burtonwood and Winwick Community Bus

Northern Soul and People’s Powerhouse are continuing our partnership to share good new stories about businesses, people and communities coming together in the North of England during the COVID-19 crisis. As the country begins to loosen lockdown restrictions, we’re talking to Northerners doing excellent work across the region.

This week we chat to Cathy Mitchell, deputy leader for Warrington Council who, as part of her council role, set up Burtonwood and Winwick Community Bus, a charity providing transport for the communities of Winwick and Burtonwood.

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West Yorkshire Print Workshop

Good News in Focus: Prosper North, a free business support programme aimed at cultural heritage organisations in the North

July 20, 2020 Comments Off on Good News in Focus: Prosper North, a free business support programme aimed at cultural heritage organisations in the North

Northern Soul and People’s Powerhouse are continuing our partnership to share good new stories about businesses, people and communities coming together in the North of England during the COVID-19 crisis. As the country begins to loosen lockdown restrictions, we’re talking to Northerners doing excellent work across the region.

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The Stinky Chef: Sautéed porcini mushrooms, potato and sage

July 18, 2020 Comments Off on The Stinky Chef: Sautéed porcini mushrooms, potato and sage

During these strange and uncertain times, we’re all in need of a pick-me-up. And what better than something to feed the body as well as the soul?

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