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Photo Gallery: the most stunning Christmas lights of 2018

December 13, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: the most stunning Christmas lights of 2018

We all love a bit of a twinkle. Those sparkly, shiny lights are beacons of Christmas, whether they’re wrapped around your tree or adorning the streets of a capital city.

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Living in the Inbetween, Alexander Ward

Photo Gallery: Living in the Inbetween, Alexander Ward

November 26, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Living in the Inbetween, Alexander Ward

A photojournalism project documenting the refugee and migrant crisis will be on exhibition at The Pilcrow in Sadler’s Yard in Manchester.

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Martin Parr: Return to Manchester GB. England. Manchester. 1981.

Review – Martin Parr: Return to Manchester, Manchester Art Gallery

November 21, 2018 Comments Off on Review – Martin Parr: Return to Manchester, Manchester Art Gallery

Martin Parr has the subtle knack of locating the delightful in the mundane, the unlikely in the familiar, inviting us to look twice where we might long since have failed to notice.

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Northern Soul Awards 2018 image by Rob Martin

Photo Gallery: The Northern Soul Awards 2018, Manchester Cathedral

November 21, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: The Northern Soul Awards 2018, Manchester Cathedral

The Northern Soul Awards 2018 were a proper brilliant celebration of all things Northern.

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Photo Credit: Cartridgesave.co.uk, Print what matters, A day in the Life: Liverpool

Photo Gallery: A Day in the Life – Liverpool

November 12, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: A Day in the Life – Liverpool

A day in the life of Liverpool has been captured in a 24-hour social experiment that saw more than 50 professional and amateur Liverpool-based photographers take to the streets on October 20.

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Mick Jagger; Jerry Hall by Norman Parkinson, July 81 © Norman Parkinson Iconic Images (detail)

Photo Gallery: Exposed – The Naked Portrait, an exhibition jointly curated between the National Portrait Gallery and the Laing Art Gallery

October 15, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Exposed – The Naked Portrait, an exhibition jointly curated between the National Portrait Gallery and the Laing Art Gallery

A new exhibition of unclothed portraits, jointly curated between the National Portrait Gallery and Newcastle-upon-Tyne’s Laing Art Gallery, invites questions about identity and gender, the real and ideal.

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John Bolleton Nothing To See Here

Photo Gallery: Photo North Festival, Harrogate

October 15, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Photo North Festival, Harrogate

Some of the world’s top photographers will come to the North from November 9-11 to present their works through an exciting range of interactive events in the first international festival of its kind, Photo North.

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Manchester Pride 2018, Drew Wilby

Welcome to the Circus: Manchester Pride 2018

September 3, 2018 Comments Off on Welcome to the Circus: Manchester Pride 2018

The Manchester Pride Parade is one of The Big Weekend‘s most highly anticipated events – not to mention the highlight of the August Bank Holiday – where supporters turn up in droves to celebrate and support the city’s LGBT+ community.

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Main image: Tyne Bridge, Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums

Photo Gallery: A History of the North in 100 Archives, Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums.

August 20, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: A History of the North in 100 Archives, Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums.

A History of the North in 100 Archives is an online project intended to showcase and celebrate the rich and varied history of the North and is being launched as part of Great Exhibition of the North, June 22 – September 9, 2018. 

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Newcastle ginnel by Lee Stoneman

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

August 13, 2018 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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