Northern Soul

Author: Helen Nugent

#CordonBleugh: Northern Soul wants your classic cookbook recipes

January 19, 2019 Comments Off on #CordonBleugh: Northern Soul wants your classic cookbook recipes

Is there anything more nostalgic than food?

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OFF CUT

Win two tickets (and a bottle of prosecco) to the final of OFFCUT Festival at Manchester’s 53two

January 19, 2019 Comments Off on Win two tickets (and a bottle of prosecco) to the final of OFFCUT Festival at Manchester’s 53two

Win two tickets (and a bottle of prosecco) to the final of OFF CUT Festival, the short play competition where you decide, at 53two in Manchester.

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Little Bird

A Little Bird says…we need to be better citizens

January 16, 2019 Comments Off on A Little Bird says…we need to be better citizens

In a new series of editorials where leading writers are free to say what they want under a pen name, Little Bird writes about fantasy politics. 

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Photo Gallery: A Personal Collection of Vivienne Westwood Shoes, York Castle Museum

January 10, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: A Personal Collection of Vivienne Westwood Shoes, York Castle Museum

A Personal Collection of Vivienne Westwood Shoes is a touring exhibition from The Civic, Barnsley showing at York Castle Museum.

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ME & EU: Postcards from Post-EU Britain

Photo Gallery – ME & EU: Postcards from Post-EU Britain, The Civic, Barnsley

January 10, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery – ME & EU: Postcards from Post-EU Britain, The Civic, Barnsley

ME & EU: Postcards from Post-EU Britain is a project initiated by designers Nathan Smith and Sam T. Smith in 2016 as a creative response to the outcome of the Brexit referendum.

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The Slow Readers Club

Music Review: The Slow Readers Club, Apollo, Manchester

January 4, 2019 Comments Off on Music Review: The Slow Readers Club, Apollo, Manchester

2018 will always hold a place in my heart as the year I discovered, and pretty much fell in love with, The Slow Readers Club

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Northern Soul’s Best Reads of 2018

December 24, 2018 Comments Off on Northern Soul’s Best Reads of 2018

We hoped that 2018 would be an improvement on a turbulent 2016 and an inexplicable 2017. But this year proved that [rubbish] things come in threes. Nevertheless, it wasn’t all doom and gloom. In fact, 2018 was an incredible year for bookworms and writers alike.

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People's March for Jobs banner @ People's History Museum

Photo Gallery: Past, Present and Future of Protest, People’s History Museum, Manchester

December 24, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Past, Present and Future of Protest, People’s History Museum, Manchester

People’s History Museum in Manchester will open 2019 with a new exhibition of historic and contemporary banners that reflect themes of protest.

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Kaiser Chiefs

Win Tickets To See Kaiser Chiefs

December 24, 2018 Comments Off on Win Tickets To See Kaiser Chiefs

Win Tickets To See Kaiser Chiefs. 

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ginnel

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

December 17, 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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