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View of the Tyne Bridge from the High Level Bridge, 6 March 1928, Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums

Photo Gallery: the North East, Tyne & Wear Archives

January 29, 2020 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: the North East, Tyne & Wear Archives

Located in the Discovery Museum in the heart of Newcastle, Tyne & Wear Archives is home to thousands of documents, housed on 14km of shelving, relating to the five local districts of Newcastle, Sunderland, Gateshead, North Tyneside and South Tyneside.

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Fenwick Christmas Window, Newcastle

Photo Gallery: Fenwick Christmas Window, Newcastle

December 21, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Fenwick Christmas Window, Newcastle

Ah, the Fenwick Christmas window in Newcastle.

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Food Review: Eden, Newcastle

August 16, 2019 Comments Off on Food Review: Eden, Newcastle

When I moved to Salford for university two years ago, I wondered if my beloved home town of Newcastle would face stiff competition from the North West when it came to nightlife, dining and drinking venues.

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Foal, This Is Tomorrow, by Lewis Palmer

Photo Gallery: Crowd shots at This Is Tomorrow 2019

June 3, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Crowd shots at This Is Tomorrow 2019

What makes a good festival?

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Great Exhibition of the North 2018, image by Phil Pounder

Photo Gallery: Great Exhibition of the North 2018

June 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

December 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

December 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

November 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!

November 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!

September 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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