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Great Exhibition of the North 2018, image by Phil Pounder

Photo Gallery: Great Exhibition of the North 2018

Jun 25, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Great Exhibition of the North 2018

Northern Soul’s North East Photographer Phil Pounder heads to the Great Exhibition of the North – a free, summer-long celebration of the North of England’s pioneering spirit.

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Sting brings The Last Ship home to Newcastle - photo credit Mark Savage for Northern Stage

Musicals, Geordies and coming home: Northern Soul meets Sting

Dec 11, 2017 Comments Off on Musicals, Geordies and coming home: Northern Soul meets Sting

It always helps an interview along when you discover a family connection to the global mega-star sitting in front you.

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Clara Darcy as the Cheshire Cat - credit Pamela Raith Photography

Review: Alice in Wonderland, Northern Stage, Newcastle

Dec 3, 2017 Comments Off on Review: Alice in Wonderland, Northern Stage, Newcastle

While I’ve been to an Alice in Wonderland-themed tea party, I’ll admit I had no idea what this Lewis Carroll classic was all about.

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Fenwicks Christmas window display, by Phil Pounder

Photo Gallery: Fenwick Christmas Window, Newcastle

Nov 20, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Fenwick Christmas Window, Newcastle

Northern Soul‘s North East Photographer Phil Pounder takes a trip to Fenwick in Newcastle, to view this year’s Christmas window display, with the theme ‘Love from Paddington’. 

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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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Under the Tyne Bridge, Newcastle, Lee Stoneman

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

Sep 29, 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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Great North Run, image by Phil Pounder

Photo Gallery: Great North Run

Sep 11, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Great North Run

Northern Soul’s North East Photographer Phil Pounder headed to the Great North Run, an annual UK half marathon which is now officially the biggest in the world.

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Hoppings 2017, image by Phil Pounder

Photo Gallery: The Hoppings, Newcastle

Jun 26, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: The Hoppings, Newcastle

Ah, The Hoppings.

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From Shore to Shore/Piao Yang Guo Hai

Northern Soul talks the team behind From Shore to Shore/Piao Yang Guo Hai

May 13, 2017 Comments Off on Northern Soul talks the team behind From Shore to Shore/Piao Yang Guo Hai

From Shore to Shore/Piao Yang Guo Hai promises to be a unique event.

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Tish Murtha 6 Youth Unemployment

Youth unemployment in the 80s: remembering Tyneside photographer Tish Murtha

Mar 1, 2017 Comments Off on Youth unemployment in the 80s: remembering Tyneside photographer Tish Murtha

Amid the clouds of smoke, dust and ash of the photograph are two partially obscured figures.

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