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Fleetneedles Forage: The Roses of the North

June 27, 2017 Comments Off on Fleetneedles Forage: The Roses of the North

Roses are an enduring icon of the North: red for Lancashire and white for Yorkshire.

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Getting away with it: Northern Soul takes a trip to Yorkshire Sculpture Park

May 6, 2017 Comments Off on Getting away with it: Northern Soul takes a trip to Yorkshire Sculpture Park

I’m of the opinion that, on admission, art gallery attendants should inconspicuously hand over matchbox-sized flyers which say ‘don’t worry if you don’t like all (or indeed any) of it’.

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Northern Soul talks to Bradford’s Brick Box about gentrification, folklore and community arts

March 29, 2017 Comments Off on Northern Soul talks to Bradford’s Brick Box about gentrification, folklore and community arts

Sitting upstairs at the Forks cafe in front of the enormous window overlooking Bradford’s up-and-coming North Parade high street, Rosie Freeman is holding forth about the many attractions of her newly adopted city.

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Photo Gallery: Winter Landscapes, Yorkshire

February 7, 2017 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Winter Landscapes, Yorkshire

Northern Soul’s North Yorkshire Photographer Paul Hunter captures stunning winter landscapes in Yorkshire.

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Reader, I went to Haworth: following in the footsteps of the Brontës

June 22, 2016 Comments Off on Reader, I went to Haworth: following in the footsteps of the Brontës

I have loved the Brontë sisters since I was a teenage bookworm.

I spent a great deal of my young life swooning over the brooding characters of Heathcliff and Mr Rochester while reading dog-eared copies of Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre liberated from the school library.

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Photo Gallery: Tour de Yorkshire

May 19, 2016 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Tour de Yorkshire

Northern Soul‘s North Yorkshire Photographer, Paul Hunter, shares a gallery of the Tour de Yorkshire race passing through Stokesley on Stage 3.

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Photo Gallery: Bolton Castle, Yorkshire Dales

May 19, 2016 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Bolton Castle, Yorkshire Dales

Northern Soul‘s North Yorkshire Photographer, Paul Hunter, shares a gallery of Bolton Castle in the Yorkshire Dales. The Castle is still privately owned and occupied, and the hamlet around the castle is named Castle Bolton.

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Aesthetic grit and fish & chips: Liz Foster Design

May 7, 2016 Comments Off on Aesthetic grit and fish & chips: Liz Foster Design

When I was at university in the early 1990s, I shared a flat with four girls studying at Glasgow School Of Art. I recall that a lot of alcohol was drunk and a great deal of inventively flavoured home-made bread was eaten.

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Five Places in Hull

April 28, 2016 Comments Off on Five Places in Hull

Crime author Nick Quantrill writes for Northern Soul about his new novel and the star of his book: Hull.

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Photo Gallery: North Yorkshire in Spring

April 1, 2016 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: North Yorkshire in Spring

Northern Soul‘s North Yorkshire Photographer, Paul Hunter, shares a gallery of North Yorkshire and the Dales in Spring.

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