Author: Michelle Nicholson
Much like my recent attempt at bowling with the Editor of Northern Soul, I failed miserably at ‘guess the football shirt from the 1891/2 season’ at the National Football Museum’s new exhibition.Read the full story..
In a first for Northern Soul, three of my interests have combined in one night: theatre, soul music and football.Read the full story..
“I have total trouser envy!” said my friend Erin, aged 11 and three-quarters.Read the full story..
I love being in a museum when it’s closed – there’s all manner of weird sights and sounds after hours.Read the full story..
When I was little, I played football for my primary school in North London.Read the full story..
When the shiny invitation to the Leesa North West Football Awards dropped on the mat at Northern Soul Towers, I stepped forward.Read the full story..
What would my 14-year-old self say? My most recent Saturday ‘big night out’ was spent with a 50-something gent at a 50th birthday party, with a playlist solely supplied by BBC Radio 2.Read the full story..
Bittersweet, the latest exhibition from The Portico Library, looks at the abolitionists and pro-slavery advocates in Manchester and the discussions that were taking place at the time.Read the full story..
Hotel Football and its new sibling Cafe Football are a marketing executive’s dream: a hospitality project backed by real life legendary Manchester footballers with football in the title and football memorabilia.Read the full story..
It’s not every day you see Manchester’s Albert Hall transform itself into a retro Mexican wrestling ring, complete with Mexican street food and drinks.Read the full story..
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