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The Northern Soul Awards 2018: the video

Dec 4, 2018 No Comments

The Northern Soul Awards 2018 took place at the stunning Manchester Cathedral on November 15. It was a right good do.

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Femme Fatales: the Pre-Raphaelites and L.S. Lowry

Nov 29, 2018 No Comments

If you had to guess L.S. Lowry’s favourite painter, what would you say?

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Northern Soul Awards 2018 image by Rob Martin

Photo Gallery: The Northern Soul Awards 2018, Manchester Cathedral

Nov 21, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: The Northern Soul Awards 2018, Manchester Cathedral

The Northern Soul Awards 2018 were a proper brilliant celebration of all things Northern.

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Review: Kate Atkinson, Manchester Literature Festival

Oct 28, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Kate Atkinson, Manchester Literature Festival

I’m a binge-reader. I used to be someone who hovered over books slowly, drinking them in, pondering, possibly having a really good sniff of the spine.

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“There’s so much upside-down news that you think, how have we got to this place?” Billy Bragg talks to Northern Soul

Aug 22, 2018 Comments Off on “There’s so much upside-down news that you think, how have we got to this place?” Billy Bragg talks to Northern Soul

When I learned that Billy Bragg had agreed to be interviewed by Northern Soul, I spent some considerable time working up the courage to ask him one question: is it wrong to wish on space hardware? 

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Chester Zoo, image by Chris Payne

Photo Gallery: Chester Zoo

Jul 11, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Chester Zoo

Much like a visit to the Museum of Science and Industry or a trip to the Palace Theatre panto, a school outing to Chester Zoo was a rite of passage for North West children born in the 1970s.

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The Northern Soul Awards 2018: a celebration of culture and enterprise

Jul 7, 2018 Comments Off on The Northern Soul Awards 2018: a celebration of culture and enterprise

Hurrah and huzzah! Entries for the 2018 Northern Soul Awards are now open – and the best bit? It won’t cost you a penny.

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Exclusive: Morph talks to Northern Soul

Apr 21, 2018 Comments Off on Exclusive: Morph talks to Northern Soul

It’s not easy interviewing a superstar.

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Review: Miss Saigon, Palace Theatre, Manchester

Mar 25, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Miss Saigon, Palace Theatre, Manchester

A word of advice: don’t go and see Miss Saigon if you’ve had a big tea.

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“I’m attracted to slightly broken people who have a desire to get fixed.” Con O’Neill talks to Northern Soul

Mar 7, 2018 Comments Off on “I’m attracted to slightly broken people who have a desire to get fixed.” Con O’Neill talks to Northern Soul

About halfway through my interview with Con O’Neill, I decide this is the right time to tell him that I love Dancin’ Thru The Dark.

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