Northern Soul

Author: Helen Nugent

Yorkshire Picnic Pie by Food2Remember

Yorkshire Recipes: Yorkshire Picnic Pie by Food2Remember

May 5, 2021 Comments Off on Yorkshire Recipes: Yorkshire Picnic Pie by Food2Remember

The coronavirus pandemic lockdown has seen a rise in home cooking, with many people learning new culinary skills and rekindling their love affair with their kitchens.

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Schoph, Quarantine Paintings Hirst Priory Studio

Image Gallery: The Quarantine Paintings, Schoph, RedHouse Originals

May 5, 2021 Comments Off on Image Gallery: The Quarantine Paintings, Schoph, RedHouse Originals

As the world tries to make sense of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, many artists, writers and musicians are continuing to create meaningful work.

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Lobster Mac'n'Cheese by The Cook’s Place

Yorkshire Recipes: Lobster Mac ‘n’ Cheese by The Cook’s Place, Malton

April 29, 2021 Comments Off on Yorkshire Recipes: Lobster Mac ‘n’ Cheese by The Cook’s Place, Malton

The coronavirus pandemic lockdown has seen a rise in home cooking, with many people learning new culinary skills and rekindling their love affair with their kitchens.

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A Dark Pool , c.1917 (oil on canvas) by Laura Knight (1877-1970) / Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK / © Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums © Reproduced with permission of The Estate of Dame Laura Knight DBE RA 2020. All Rights Reserved / Bridgeman Images

Image Gallery: Challenging Convention, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle

April 28, 2021 Comments Off on Image Gallery: Challenging Convention, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle

Before the 20th century, the canon of western art was dominated by male artists.

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Courtesy of Discovery Museum, Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums’

Image Gallery: The Female Form Through Time, Discovery Museum, Newcastle

April 21, 2021 Comments Off on Image Gallery: The Female Form Through Time, Discovery Museum, Newcastle

Instagram filters are not the first tool to be used to distort and manipulate the female form.

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One-Eyed Rebel Rum

Competition: Win a bottle of One-Eyed Rebel Spiced Rum from The Spirit of Manchester Distillery

April 20, 2021 Comments Off on Competition: Win a bottle of One-Eyed Rebel Spiced Rum from The Spirit of Manchester Distillery

Competition: Win a bottle of One-Eyed Rebel Spiced Rum from The Spirit of Manchester Distillery.

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Happy Shopper, Jade Magenta Williams

Image Gallery: Jade Magenta Williams, A Smart Price way of life, PAPER, Manchester

April 13, 2021 Comments Off on Image Gallery: Jade Magenta Williams, A Smart Price way of life, PAPER, Manchester

With lockdown restrictions being eased across the country, Manchester’s PAPER gallery is preparing to reopen its doors to the public.

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Image Gallery: In Manchester, Cotton On MCR, Saul Hay Gallery

April 12, 2021 Comments Off on Image Gallery: In Manchester, Cotton On MCR, Saul Hay Gallery

While it’s been a difficult year for many sectors, the COVID-19 pandemic has proved especially tough for the art industry. Now, as lockdown restrictions begin to ease, galleries can once again prepare to open their doors. 

In Manchester is an open call exhibition created after Cotton On MCR identified a lack of opportunities for emerging talent and lesser-known artists in gallery spaces across the city. The exhibition will be Saul Hay Gallery’s re-opening exhibition. Alongside Saul Hay Gallery, Cotton On MCR wants to encourage everyone to get back to exploring the city’s amazing art scene.

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Film Review: Pieces of a Woman

April 2, 2021 Comments Off on Film Review: Pieces of a Woman

From the outset, Pieces of a Woman doesn’t hold back.

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Poetry Review: No guiding star by John Mills

March 30, 2021 Comments Off on Poetry Review: No guiding star by John Mills

No guiding star might not be an instantly powerful phrase from a poetic standpoint but, from the off, you can understand why the title of John Mills’ latest poetry collection matters.

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