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Articles relating to: Richard Dixon

Northern Dog by Chris Payne

How the North (eventually) made a dog owner out of me

May 2, 2017 Comments Off on How the North (eventually) made a dog owner out of me

Only in what I choose to call ‘middle age’– with the implicit intention to live to at least 114 – did I become a dog owner.

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Manchester- black and white shot by Chris Payne

Violence: is there a North-South divide?

January 29, 2016 Comments Off on Violence: is there a North-South divide?

It seems rough, tough Northern lads and lasses can still really show those Southern namby-pambies a thing or two when it comes to settling a dispute with a bit of a scrap.

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What a Norf and Sarf: returning to Holme Moss

September 27, 2014 Comments Off on What a Norf and Sarf: returning to Holme Moss

I’m an East London boy with strong Northern connections, proud and grateful about my maternal links to Manchester and the fine-tuning of my thought processes by a doctorate in Sheffield (fish glands, since you ask).

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