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Northern Sustainable Fashion Revolution, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Photo Gallery: Northern Sustainable Fashion Revolution, Newcastle upon Tyne

May 20, 2019 No Comments

Fast fashion is cheap, convenient, and helps the more frugal among us to experiment with new looks.

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Mick Jagger; Jerry Hall by Norman Parkinson, July 81 © Norman Parkinson Iconic Images (detail)

Photo Gallery: Exposed – The Naked Portrait, an exhibition jointly curated between the National Portrait Gallery and the Laing Art Gallery

October 15, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Exposed – The Naked Portrait, an exhibition jointly curated between the National Portrait Gallery and the Laing Art Gallery

A new exhibition of unclothed portraits, jointly curated between the National Portrait Gallery and Newcastle-upon-Tyne’s Laing Art Gallery, invites questions about identity and gender, the real and ideal.

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The Hoppings

Photo Gallery: The Hoppings, Newcastle

July 22, 2016 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: The Hoppings, Newcastle

Northern Soul‘s North East Photographer, Phil Pounder, shares a gallery of The Hoppings on Newcastle upon Tyne’s Town Moor.

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The River Tyne

Photo Gallery: Newcastle at Night

March 4, 2016 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Newcastle at Night

Northern Soul‘s North East Photographer Phil Pounder shares a gorgeous gallery of images of Newcastle upon Tyne at night.

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Abel top left with family, Whitley Bay 1916 (from his daughter)

Spy on the Tyne

February 2, 2016 Comments Off on Spy on the Tyne

The North East, home to New-cy Brown and the Angel of the North. But did you realise it’s also the childhood home of a Cold War spy?

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Cat cafe

Review: Mog on the Tyne, Newcastle

December 3, 2015 Comments Off on Review: Mog on the Tyne, Newcastle

As the 21st century gets into its stride, it seems that cafés serving merely coffee and cake no longer cut the mustard.

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Jesmond Dene

The Splendour of Jesmond Dene

December 2, 2015 Comments Off on The Splendour of Jesmond Dene

When the sunlight is thrown in a certain way through horse chestnut tree leaves, I am reminded of all the times that I’ve been an aspiring cyclist.

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Theatre Royal, Newcastle by Phil Pounder

Photo Gallery: Newcastle’s Grainger Town

November 24, 2015 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Newcastle’s Grainger Town

A gorgeous black and white gallery of Newcastle’s Grainger Town by Phil Pounder. Of Grainger Town’s 450 buildings, 244 are listed, of which 29 are grade I and 49 are grade II*. Just lovely.

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Jeremy Corbyn photo by Phil Pounder

Jeremy Corbyn rally: Newcastle says “Jez we can”

August 26, 2015 Comments Off on Jeremy Corbyn rally: Newcastle says “Jez we can”

On a relentlessly grey, damp and oppressive Tuesday afternoon on Newcastle’s Thornton Street, Jeremy Corbyn took to a makeshift stage to address the crowds in hats and waterproofs who had gathered there to listen to him.

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