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Sally MacDonald, Director of the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester in front of the Baby Computer.

“Science has never been more relevant.” Sally MacDonald, director of the Science and Industry Museum, Manchester

September 15, 2020 No Comments

It’s almost exactly six years since I became director of the Science and Industry Museum. 

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Good News in Focus: Pilgrims Coffee House and Roastery, Lindisfarne

August 31, 2020 Comments Off on Good News in Focus: Pilgrims Coffee House and Roastery, Lindisfarne

Northern Soul and People’s Powerhouse are continuing our partnership to share good new stories about businesses, people and communities coming together in the North of England during the COVID-19 crisis. As the country begins to loosen lockdown restrictions, we’re talking to Northerners doing excellent work across the region.

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Tameside East Foodbank.

Good News in Focus: Tameside East Foodbank

August 24, 2020 Comments Off on Good News in Focus: Tameside East Foodbank

Northern Soul and People’s Powerhouse are continuing our partnership to share good new stories about businesses, people and communities coming together in the North of England during the COVID-19 crisis. As the country begins to loosen lockdown restrictions, we’re talking to Northerners doing excellent work across the region.

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Dianne Irving

Good News in Focus: Dianne Irving, The Crown and The Howard Arms, Carlisle

August 3, 2020 Comments Off on Good News in Focus: Dianne Irving, The Crown and The Howard Arms, Carlisle

Northern Soul and People’s Powerhouse are continuing our partnership to share good new stories about businesses, people and communities coming together in the North of England during the COVID-19 crisis. As the country begins to loosen lockdown restrictions, we’re talking to Northerners doing excellent work across the region.

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Barcelona’s Liceu

OperaWatch: Lockdown Edition

July 10, 2020 Comments Off on OperaWatch: Lockdown Edition

It’s been a quiet old time here at OperaWatch HQ. The furniture is dust-covered, the trainee opera critics have all been furloughed and I sit here like Miss Havisham dripping in cobwebs and waiting for news, any news.

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Richard Newton at Bookingham Palace and Vinyl Richie in Chester Market has seen an upturn in spend

Photo Gallery: Chester city centre reopens after lockdown

June 22, 2020 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Chester city centre reopens after lockdown

As the lockdown restrictions are lessened, many non-essential retail stores are beginning to open their doors.

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Erst Manchester

Takeaway Review: Erst, Manchester

June 22, 2020 Comments Off on Takeaway Review: Erst, Manchester

One of the great pleasures of writing for Northern Soul is being able to review many of the best restaurants in Manchester.

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Circles painted in New York’s Domino Park to enforce social distancing

Good News: positive stories from across the North

June 15, 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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Saltburn-by-the-Sea by Paul Hunter

Photo Gallery: Saltburn-by-the-Sea, North Yorkshire

June 15, 2020 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Saltburn-by-the-Sea, North Yorkshire

Northern Soul’s North Yorkshire Photographer Paul Hunter takes some scenic snaps as lockdown begins to ease in Saltburn-by-the-Sea.

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Good News: positive stories from across the North

June 8, 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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