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1940s wedding dress for Grosvenor Museum's Curated Closet exhibition (taken at Stretton Mill), Credit: Kat Hannon Photography'.

Image Gallery: vintage fashion inspires exhibitions at Grosvenor Museum and Lion Salt Works Museum

July 21, 2021 No Comments

In recent years, second-hand and vintage clothing has enjoyed a resurgence of interest.

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Baxters and Fish & Chip shop, Moston Lane, Moston

Image Gallery: Small Shops by Brian Lomas, The Modernist Society

July 2, 2021 Comments Off on Image Gallery: Small Shops by Brian Lomas, The Modernist Society

Manchester’s urban history is being celebrated with a new book featuring images of local independent shops in the 1980s, which already look like a bygone age.

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Richard Davis by Danny Moran

Photo Gallery: “Manchester dominates my photography.” Richard Davis

June 4, 2021 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: “Manchester dominates my photography.” Richard Davis

“Manchester dominates my photography, I realise that now. And in some ways, this is my golden period.” – Richard Davis

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Salford School of Arts

Photo Gallery: Harmony, Contrast & Discord, Touchstones Rochdale, Greater Manchester

May 28, 2021 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Harmony, Contrast & Discord, Touchstones Rochdale, Greater Manchester

Where did all of our arts schools go?

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“In a new world, we’ve had to make new art.” Adam Szabo, Chief Executive of Manchester Collective, writes for Northern Soul

May 27, 2021 Comments Off on “In a new world, we’ve had to make new art.” Adam Szabo, Chief Executive of Manchester Collective, writes for Northern Soul

At Manchester Collective, our work used to be about travelling around the country and performing live concerts to a large number of people packed into relatively small spaces.

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That’s so Chorlton ginnel by phil pearson

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

March 22, 2021 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: GinnelWatch – time to show us your ginnels…

We love a good ginnel at Northern Soul.

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The Northern Soul Christmas Poem: Northern Angel

December 21, 2020 Comments Off on The Northern Soul Christmas Poem: Northern Angel

While Christmas may look a little different this year, at Northern Soul we love our festive traditions and here’s a particular favourite: the Northern Soul Christmas poem written exclusively for us by Wendy Pratt in response to Phil Pounder’s beautiful photograph.

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Front of House, Jo Byrne. Image by Marge Bradshaw

Photo Gallery: Front of House by Marge Bradshaw

December 14, 2020 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Front of House by Marge Bradshaw

“A world without live music feels like living in a house with no windows. Live music is uplifting, it’s nourishing, it’s social glue. It’s well and truly missed by me.” – Rob Young, musician

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Fenwick Christmas Window, Newcastle. Image by Phil Pounder

Photo Gallery: The Fenwick Christmas Window, Newcastle

November 25, 2020 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: The Fenwick Christmas Window, Newcastle

Ah, the Fenwick Christmas window in Newcastle.

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Three Lads on Bikes Maud & Elaine Street, L8, 1979

Image Gallery: Tell It Like It Is, L— A City Through Its People, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool

November 16, 2020 Comments Off on Image Gallery: Tell It Like It Is, L— A City Through Its People, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool

Feeling nostalgic?

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