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Photo Gallery: Brine, Steam and Rust, Lion Salt Works Museum, Northwich

February 17, 2020 No Comments

A new industrial landscape exhibition by Richard Edmunds, Brine, Steam and Rust, is due to open at Northwich’s Lion Salt Works Museum on February 22, 2020.

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“It’s important to talk about northern voices.” Portico Prize-winning author Jessica Andrews on class, gender and the north

February 17, 2020 No Comments

I’ve long been fascinated with The Portico Library, which sits above the mildly rowdy Old Bank pub on Manchester’s Mosley Street.

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Frissons of fear and jangling nerves: writer Jeremy Dyson talks about the return of Ghost Stories

February 15, 2020 No Comments

Ten years ago, when the scarifying stage play Ghost Stories was set to make its debut at the Liverpool Playhouse, the show’s co-writers, Jeremy Dyson and Andy Nyman, announced to journalists that they couldn’t really tell them anything about it.

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Illustration by Danielle Rhoda for People’s History Museum. 

The national museum of democracy on its tenth anniversary: People’s History Museum

February 14, 2020 No Comments

The UK’s national museum of democracy is 10 years old this week.

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