Articles relating to: Oldham
As a professional drinker and gin correspondent, I do not drive.Read the full story..
“People in Oldham should not have to go to Manchester to experience theatre.” Chris Lawson, acting artistic director of Oldham Coliseum
“Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them,” wrote the Bard, and so it is with Chris Lawson who, with the sudden departure of Kevin Shaw, has been catapulted into the role of acting artistic director at Oldham Coliseum.Read the full story..
It’s panto time again. ‘Oh no it isn’t!’ I hear you shout. ‘It’s only November.’ But like Christmas offers in the shops, panto seems to start earlier every year.Read the full story..
A drunk woman gesticulates at me. “The back of the line for beer is there.”Read the full story..
Oldham Coliseum’s First Break festival is returning, filling its studio from 11 to 14 May with an eclectic mix of new work from artists and companies from across the North West.Read the full story..
Roger McGough, who’ll be introducing his new collection It Never Rains at this month’s Oldham’s Bookmark Festival, a week-long celebration of all things literary in the borough, admits to being surprised on discovering that the book is his 100th title.Read the full story..
Is your organisation interested in supporting quality journalism about culture, life and enterprise in the North of England?
Sign up for Northern Soul newsletter
The Northern Soul Poll
Recent Tweets for @Northern_Soul_
We hear you... twitter.com/nugehelen/stat…
Lordy, look at the size of that cat. If it sat on my cat, it would kill her. twitter.com/not_my_cat_/st…
Thought for the Day: "Not all those who wander are lost." - J.R.R. Tokien
Very much liking this new twitter account by the Stockport Viaduct. The Stockport Viaduct is FIT. twitter.com/StockprtViaduc…