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Capturing the Northern Soul

During this talk, photographer, Richard Oughton and DJ Jordan Wilson will put Norther Soul in the spotlight!

Explore why the Northern Soul scene is so full of emotions. They will talk about the power of the music and lyrics and the art of capturing the expressive dancing through the lens.

They will touch on where the scene came from, where it is going and its presence on social media.

Richard Oughton is a Blackpool based photographer documenting the Northern Soul scene for the last 20 years. Jordan Wilson is a Wigan based DJ specialising in rare Northen Soul music.

Duration: 60 minutes.

Event times

Saturday 25th May 2024, 5pm - 6.30pm.


Adult - £7

Concession (senior aged 65+, student with ID) - £5

Sir Ken Dodd Learning Space


(Entrance) Corner of Adelaide Street West and Bank Hey Street



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