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The Northern Soul Awards 2017

Photo Gallery: The Northern Soul Awards 2017

July 4, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: The Northern Soul Awards 2017

There was a lot of love in the room last week when we held the inaugural Northern Soul Awards 2017.

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Review: Mowgli, Manchester Corn Exchange

November 18, 2016 Comments Off on Review: Mowgli, Manchester Corn Exchange

When I was little, I went through a phase when I thought I couldn’t read.

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Chip Shop Chips

Chip Shop Drama: welcome to a new theatrical genre

February 13, 2016 Comments Off on Chip Shop Drama: welcome to a new theatrical genre

You wait ages for a play set in a chip shop and then two come along at once.

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Green Oak Bistro

Review: Green Oak Bistro, Swinton

November 16, 2015 Comments Off on Review: Green Oak Bistro, Swinton

I learnt a new expression for ‘pouring with rain’ this week.

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Seth Lakeman playing at The Met. Photo by Photo by James Maddox Maddox

Seth Lakeman talks to Northern Soul

October 15, 2015 Comments Off on Seth Lakeman talks to Northern Soul

He’s a folk singer-songwriter and virtuoso fiddler whose music dwells on rural myths, eerie legends and sweeping landscapes. So it comes as some surprise to learn that the first album Seth Lakeman ever bought was Bon Jovi’s Slippery When Wet.

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The Northern Soul cake by Chris Payne

Photo Gallery: The Northern Soul 2nd Birthday Party

June 21, 2015 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: The Northern Soul 2nd Birthday Party

Sometimes it’s hard to believe that Northern Soul is two years old. Two years! Wow, we’ve come so far and we’ve reached so high…no, wait, that’s something else.

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Edwin Booth, Chairman of Booths

Booths: a Northern success story

December 5, 2014 Comments Off on Booths: a Northern success story

It has been dubbed a ‘Northern Waitrose’ but Booths, the upmarket family-owned supermarket chain, has its own way of doing things.

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Boy George

Boy George talks to Northern Soul

September 18, 2014 Comments Off on Boy George talks to Northern Soul

Some songs are heard and never forgotten. Love Me Do by The Beatles? Check. Elvis singing Always On My Mind? Definitely. Nirvana’s Smells Like Teen Spirit? Yes. Karma Chameleon? Absolutely.

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