Northern Soul

Author: Marissa Burgess

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Pineapple in a pasty? Northern Soul attends the World Pasty Championships

March 23, 2019 No Comments

My big brother has never shied away from trouble, whether that’s chucking the ball at his little sister during teenage cricket matches in the garden or being in a stubble field when it was set alight, all the while prancing around dressed as a Cavalier during a civil war re-enactment battle (he wants me to point out that he was part of the crowd who tried to extinguish the fire, but still).

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Rhod Gilbert

What’s on in March: Comedy in Manchester

March 4, 2019 Comments Off on What’s on in March: Comedy in Manchester

March. Wordsworth’s favourite month because of the daffodils, of course.

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Robert White

What’s on in February: Comedy in Manchester

February 4, 2019 Comments Off on What’s on in February: Comedy in Manchester

February: the month of love and cold weather. So, squeeze up close to a load of slightly sweaty folk in a lovely beery club and have a laugh at this lot. 

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Scarlet So Handsome

What’s on in January: Comedy in Manchester

December 31, 2018 Comments Off on What’s on in January: Comedy in Manchester

No, you’re definitely wrong, January is not miserable. It’s simply early spring. Days are getting longer, the daffodils are on their way and there’s loads of comedy. Look here. 

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What’s on in December: Comedy in Manchester

November 30, 2018 Comments Off on What’s on in December: Comedy in Manchester

December. It’s a famous someone’s birthday this month.

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Ross Noble - El Hablador

What’s on in November: Comedy in Manchester

November 5, 2018 Comments Off on What’s on in November: Comedy in Manchester

Remember, remember the 5th of November…but can’t recall why off the top of my head.

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Paul Foot

What’s on in October: Comedy in Manchester

October 1, 2018 Comments Off on What’s on in October: Comedy in Manchester

October. The month where Manchester fills with leaves and students, tinselly spiders and plastic zombie fingers.

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David Cross

What’s on in September: Comedy in Manchester

September 3, 2018 Comments Off on What’s on in September: Comedy in Manchester

Pencil cases at the ready.

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James Meehan, image courtesy of Martin Cogley

Review: Manchester Comedy at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

August 27, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Manchester Comedy at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

The Edinburgh Fringe is unique, full of wonder, magic and people incessantly offering you flyers.

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What’s on in August: Comedy in Manchester

August 6, 2018 Comments Off on What’s on in August: Comedy in Manchester

Though it may seem like it in Edinburgh, not all the nation’s comedy scene has travelled north of the border. It may be small but the line up this month in Manchester is exquisitely formed.

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