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Photo Gallery: Visible Girls – Revisited, a photographic exhibition by Anita Corbin, The Civic, Barnsley

July 15, 2019 No Comments

Do you ever look back at photographs from your teenage years?

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Council operated CCTV Camera, Manchester. November 2009.

Photo Gallery: Flag of Convenience, David Dunnico, Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery

June 8, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Flag of Convenience, David Dunnico, Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery

How do you feel when you see the Union Jack or the St George flag? Do they stir feelings of patriotism or make you feel uneasy?

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Chorlton Cat and a ginnel by Phil Pearson

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

May 27, 2019 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, jetty and our favourite…a weind.

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Northern Sustainable Fashion Revolution, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Photo Gallery: Northern Sustainable Fashion Revolution, Newcastle upon Tyne

May 20, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Northern Sustainable Fashion Revolution, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fast fashion is cheap, convenient, and helps the more frugal among us to experiment with new looks.

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Zoria Dawidowicz

Photo Gallery: Aratta – Armenian Heritage in the North West

May 13, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Aratta – Armenian Heritage in the North West

Storytelling is an important tool.

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Kevin Ferdinand

Photo Gallery: Nine Lives Saved – The Transplant Gallery, Broderick Hall, Leeds City Museum

May 8, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Nine Lives Saved – The Transplant Gallery, Broderick Hall, Leeds City Museum

Thousands of people in the UK are waiting for an organ transplant.

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Peter Aitchison, Beaded Man

Photo Gallery: Peter Aitchison at Gateway Gallery, Hale

April 22, 2019 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Peter Aitchison at Gateway Gallery, Hale

Ah, the 90s.

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Six year old Hussein accidently wandered into a minefield going to pick wild asparagus. Miraculously he made it out alive by retracing his steps. Credit Sean Sutton.

Photo gallery: Photographer Sean Sutton’s work for landmine charity MAG

April 8, 2019 Comments Off on Photo gallery: Photographer Sean Sutton’s work for landmine charity MAG

On International Landmine Awareness Day (April 4), landmine clearance charity Mines Advisory Group (MAG), which has its international HQ in Manchester, launched a Home Safe Home fundraising appeal to help families affected by landmines and unexploded bombs across the Middle East.

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Boys on Fence © Norman Cornish Estate. To be shown at Norman Cornish – A Slice of Life, at the Mining Art Gallery, Bishop Auckland.

Picture Gallery: Norman Cornish Centenary Celebrations 2019

March 27, 2019 Comments Off on Picture Gallery: Norman Cornish Centenary Celebrations 2019

Norman Cornish was one of the most famous artists to emerge from the North East of England in the 20th century and became one of the most celebrated British artists of his time.

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Chorlton-cum-Hardy ginnel by Phil Pearson

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

February 25, 2019 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, jetty and our new favourite…a weind.

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