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Good News: positive stories from across the North

May 26, 2020 Comments Off on Good News: positive stories from across the North

Northern Soul and People’s Powerhouse are partnering to share good news stories about businesses, people and communities coming together in the North of England and showing us the best of humanity during the COVID-19 crisis. We’ve heard so many examples of people showing great kindness and compassion and we think that these stories deserve to be shared far and wide. Let’s bring a little sprinkle of joy to people’s news feed and show the world how great Northerners really are, especially in challenging times.

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Good News: positive stories from across the North

May 18, 2020 Comments Off on Good News: positive stories from across the North

Northern Soul and People’s Powerhouse are partnering to share good news stories about businesses, people and communities coming together in the North of England and showing us the best of humanity during the COVID-19 crisis. We’ve heard so many examples of people showing great kindness and compassion and we think that these stories deserve to be shared far and wide. Let’s bring a little sprinkle of joy to people’s news feed and show the world how great Northerners really are, especially in challenging times.

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“I wanted to reach as many young people as I could.” Deborah Dixon talks about preventing young sudden cardiac deaths with CRY

March 28, 2020 Comments Off on “I wanted to reach as many young people as I could.” Deborah Dixon talks about preventing young sudden cardiac deaths with CRY

In September 2011, Deborah Dixon experienced every parent’s worst nightmare.

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Mark Radcliffe, by Andrew Allcock

“It completely turned my life upside down.” Mark Radcliffe talks to Northern Soul about his life-changing diagnosis

January 3, 2020 Comments Off on “It completely turned my life upside down.” Mark Radcliffe talks to Northern Soul about his life-changing diagnosis

This time last year, things were looking pretty bleak for Mark Radcliffe.

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Photo Gallery: Nine Lives Saved – The Transplant Gallery, Broderick Hall, Leeds City Museum

May 8, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Nine Lives Saved – The Transplant Gallery, Broderick Hall, Leeds City Museum

Thousands of people in the UK are waiting for an organ transplant.

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“My mental health is at its best when I’m active.” Northern Soul does RED January

January 10, 2019 Comments Off on “My mental health is at its best when I’m active.” Northern Soul does RED January

It’s January. The weather is rubbish, the piggy bank is empty and we’re all feeling a little bit sluggish. It can also be the time of year where our mental health needs some TLC. Northern Soul’s Emma Yates-Badley has registered for RED January 2019, a community initiative that encourages people to support their mental health by doing something active every single day. Emma will be writing about her experience in a weekly blog. In partnership with independent mental health charity, Mind, RED January can provide a focus in a characteristically tough month, empowering you to start the year as you mean to go on. 

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24 Stories, Unbound

Review: 24 Stories featuring Kathy Burke, Mike Gayle, John Mitchinson, Nina Stibbe, Manchester Literature Festival

October 19, 2018 Comments Off on Review: 24 Stories featuring Kathy Burke, Mike Gayle, John Mitchinson, Nina Stibbe, Manchester Literature Festival

Social media gets a bad rap.

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Chickpea Curry, Pen and Pencil, Ancoats and Northern Quarter Cookbook

Scran: Chickpea Curry from the Ancoats and Northern Quarter Cookbook

August 28, 2018 Comments Off on Scran: Chickpea Curry from the Ancoats and Northern Quarter Cookbook

Featuring more than 20 restaurants from top food venues in the Manchester neighbourhoods of Ancoats and the Northern Quarter, the Ancoats and Northern Quarter Cookbook is a feast of recipes with all profits going to the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital Charity.

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Northern Soul / Canal St Meet-up image by Drew Wilby

Photo Gallery: Northern Soul / Canal St Meet-up, DG X Per Tutti, Manchester

November 27, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Northern Soul / Canal St Meet-up, DG X Per Tutti, Manchester

Last Thursday, Northern Soul and Canal St welcomed our friends together to chat, mingle, drink and eat at DG X Per Tutti (the wonderful new winter pop-up from the team at Oxford Road’s Don Giovanni).

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Great Northerner , Victoria Wood by Stanley Chow

Photo Gallery: Who is the Greatest Northerner of all time?

November 13, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Who is the Greatest Northerner of all time?

Greater Manchester has played host to more than its fair share of icons over the years, with the region long being the backdrop to game-changing artists, innovators, sports people, actors and activists.

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