How artists at the Great Exhibition of the North are embracing its theme of innovation.
An exploration of the complex history of relations between England and the Islamic world.
Steph McGovern explores the design on display at the Great Exhibition of the North.
Antonia Quirke begins a new series about the cultural life of the modern north.
Lauren Laverne celebrates the wealth and diversity of today's northern music scene.
Alex Beaumont questions the meaning of 'the north'.
Paul Morley reading from his book 'The North (and Almost Everything in It)'.
A portrait of pre-Chinese Tibet through the voices of the British who worked there.
Eleanor Rosamund Barraclough asks whether there is a shared culture in the north of Europe