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Photo Gallery: Holcombe Hill

April 6, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Holcombe Hill

Northern Soul photographer, Drew Wilby, takes a trip to Holcombe Hill and captures some snaps of the beautiful scenery including beautiful blue skies, the village of Holcombe and the town of Ramsbottom and well-known Bury landmark, Peel Tower.

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The Chocolate Festival 2018 Ramsbottom, image by Drew Wilby

Photo Gallery: Ramsbottom Chocolate Festival 2018

April 6, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Ramsbottom Chocolate Festival 2018

Mmm, chocolate….last month saw the return of The Chocolate Festival to Ramsbottom’s town centre.

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Book Review: Sir Edwin Lutyens – The Arts and Crafts Master by David Cole

March 19, 2018 Comments Off on Book Review: Sir Edwin Lutyens – The Arts and Crafts Master by David Cole

Sir Edwin Lutyens – The Arts and Crafts House is a new take on the legacy and astonishing beauty of Lutyens’ design and architecture by author David Cole.

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Paris Ginnel by Phil Pearson.

GinnelWatch: Holiday Ginnels

March 16, 2018 Comments Off on GinnelWatch: Holiday 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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Photo Gallery: Suffragette City – Women in Music in Manchester, The Refuge

February 26, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Suffragette City – Women in Music in Manchester, The Refuge

A new exhibition will mark the 100-year anniversary of the Representation of the People Act (1918), which gave women over the age of 30 the right to vote (although there were qualifying conditions, including being a property owner) and champion the continued role of influential females in making Manchester world-renowned for melody.

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Swans by Phil Pearson

Photo Gallery: The Swans of Manchester

February 26, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: The Swans of Manchester

Just five miles from Manchester City Centre lies a little pocket of tranquillity called Chorlton Water Park.

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Syria: A Conflict Explored. General view of Syria: Story of a Conflict

Review: Syria: A Conflict Explored, Imperial War Musuem North

February 16, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Syria: A Conflict Explored, Imperial War Musuem North

It’s unusual to go more than a few days without hearing about the war in Syria, either in the news or as part of an appeal for humanitarian assistance.

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Mario Popham and Tom Baskeyfield, from the Flesh of Stone series

Photo Gallery: Of Flesh and Stone, HOME, Manchester

February 14, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Of Flesh and Stone, HOME, Manchester

This March, as part of the HOME Projects series, Manchester’s HOME is hosting an exhibition of new drawing from artist Tom Baskeyfield and photography from Mario Popham exploring the complex landscape of North Wales.

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Tim Peake's Spacecraft, image by Paul Hunter

Photo Gallery: Tim Peake’s Spacecraft, National Railway Museum, York

January 29, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Tim Peake’s Spacecraft, National Railway Museum, York

On December 15, 2015, Major Tim Peake embarked on the Principia mission to the International Space Station, where he spent six months orbiting Earth.

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Southern end of Beadnell Bay, image by Phil Pounder

Our Year in Pictures: Northern Soul’s Favourite Photos of 2017

December 21, 2017 Comments Off on Our Year in Pictures: Northern Soul’s Favourite Photos of 2017

With Christmas just around the corner, it’s hard to believe that the end of the year is fast approaching.

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