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The Northern Soul End of Year Quiz

December 31, 2014 Comments Off on The Northern Soul End of Year Quiz

How’s your Northern knowledge? With just a few hours until 2014 draws to a close, let’s see how much you can recall about the year. No prizes, just a lovely feeling of smugness when you get them all right (answers will be posted on Northern Soul tomorrow). No googling allowed….

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Hansel and Gretel at The Bury Met

Review: Hansel And Gretel at Bury Met

December 17, 2014 Comments Off on Review: Hansel And Gretel at Bury Met

Fairytales are everywhere at the moment – not that they’ve been away – but we’ve become rather obsessed of late.

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Manchester Christmas Markets

In Pictures: Manchester Christmas Markets

December 13, 2014 Comments Off on In Pictures: Manchester Christmas Markets

Northern Soul’s Head Photographer Chris Payne visited the Manchester Christmas Markets.

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Radisson Blu Carols Afternoon Tea

Carols and Cakes: Radisson Blu’s Festive Afternoon Tea

December 11, 2014 Comments Off on Carols and Cakes: Radisson Blu’s Festive Afternoon Tea

You know when a porter opens a door for you that whatever’s behind it is going to be pretty good. Afternoon tea at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Hotel in Manchester is testament to that fact.

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Win tickets to the Hallé’s Christmas Sing-Along

December 9, 2014 Comments Off on Win tickets to the Hallé’s Christmas Sing-Along

WIN A PAIR OF TICKETS TO THE HALLE ORCHESTRA’S CHRISTMAS SING-ALONG

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What’s On in December – Music

December 8, 2014 Comments Off on What’s On in December – Music

Tis the season to party!

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You Know You’re Having A Northern Christmas When….

December 25, 2013 Comments Off on You Know You’re Having A Northern Christmas When….

…all this stuff happens.

(Disclaimer: Christmas being what it is, some of these observations apply nationwide)

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Berwick Kaler as Widow Twankey - The Lad Aladin

Britain’s Longest-Serving Panto Dame talks to Northern Soul

December 22, 2013 Comments Off on Britain’s Longest-Serving Panto Dame talks to Northern Soul

At this time of year, it’s traditional for families all over the country to go and see a pantomime. In York, though, they have their own particular tradition. They go and see Berwick Kaler.

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Wanted! Robin Hood

December 5, 2013 Comments Off on Wanted! Robin Hood

If you’re putting on a big, family-friendly theatre production at this time of year, essentially you’re faced with two options.

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Resplendent in neon orange skates

November 19, 2013 Comments Off on Resplendent in neon orange skates

Karen Connolly get her skates on for a bit of festive fun at The Ice Rink at Selfridges, Manchester Trafford.

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