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Peter Pan (Gareth Morgan) and Captain Hook (Helen Longworth) in a scene from The Dukes production of Peter Pan which runs from November 23-January 5.

Theatre Review: Peter Pan, The Dukes, Lancaster

Dec 12, 2018 No Comments

I should have known this was going to be no ordinary Peter Pan.

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Theatre Review: The Three Musketeers, Williamson Park, Lancaster

Jul 7, 2018 Comments Off on Theatre Review: The Three Musketeers, Williamson Park, Lancaster

I’m not going to beat about the bush, I am thoroughly biased.

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Educating Rita, The Dukes

Review: Educating Rita, The Dukes, Lancaster

Apr 10, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Educating Rita, The Dukes, Lancaster

“I want to be a woman who knows the difference between Jane Austen and Ethel Austin.”

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Review: Hard Times, The Dukes, Lancaster

Mar 1, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Hard Times, The Dukes, Lancaster

It’s hard to imagine a Dickens novel as a stage play.

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City of Heritage Credit NWDA

Lancaster is the best place ever because…

Dec 6, 2017 Comments Off on Lancaster is the best place ever because…

…I grew up in a suburb.

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Aladdin

Review: Aladdin, The Dukes, Lancaster

Dec 3, 2017 Comments Off on Review: Aladdin, The Dukes, Lancaster

The Dukes’ annual festive performance has arrived, and this year it’s the magical tale of Aladdin.

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Hirst's Yard at the back of The Duncan Pub in Leeds, image by the team at The Duncan Pub

Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

Nov 20, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels!

We love a good ginnel at Northern Soul. But, depending on where you’re from, there are all sorts of words for what essentially amounts to an alleyway, including jennel, snicket, vennel, gennel, jitty and jetty.

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Blackout, The Dukes, Lancaster

Review – Blackout: Tales from Storm Desmond, The Dukes, Lancaster

Oct 25, 2017 Comments Off on Review – Blackout: Tales from Storm Desmond, The Dukes, Lancaster

Do you remember the pure excitement of a power cut when you were little?

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All aboard for The Dukes production of Treasure Island in Williamson ParkLancaster.

Review: Treasure Island, The Dukes, Williamson Park, Lancaster

Jul 12, 2017 Comments Off on Review: Treasure Island, The Dukes, Williamson Park, Lancaster

Williamson Park in Lancaster is one of the most beautiful parks in the country.

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Hot pink rose

Fleetneedles Forage: The Roses of the North

Jun 27, 2017 Comments Off on Fleetneedles Forage: The Roses of the North

Roses are an enduring icon of the North: red for Lancashire and white for Yorkshire.

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