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Made it in Burnley: Lolli Molyneux from Lollipop Magazine (ep. 3)

4th June 2021
For our third episode of #MadeItInBurnley we're bringing you the creator of our favourite local publication, Lollipop Magazine. After discovering the sheer amount of underrated talent in the area, Lolli Molyneux decided to take it on herself to help shout about them. At only 25, she's doing an inspiring job at promoting all of the great musicians, artists and directors coming out of Burnley... readmore »

Iconic artist Aitor Throup talks about his life in Burnley

28th April 2020
  Original article: https://hypebeast.com/2020/4/aitor-throup-streetwear-dsa-interview In 1992, a 12-year-old Aitor Throup moved with his family to our quirky little corner of East Lancashire. With the move, came open space, opportunity and the energy... readmore »

LOLLIPOP. The latest treat for northerners.

28th February 2020
Great gravy, friendly faces and ridiculous rainfall all contribute to putting the North on the map. Now we’re adding LOLLIPOP magazine to the things we consider ‘reyt’ Northern. We caught up with... readmore »

Burnley’s artists empowered after Platform Project performances

13th December 2019
“I’m absolutely blown away at the response we’ve had,” Natalie George tells us. “I never expected it to be this big.” Natalie is, of course, talking about the Platform Project, a joint... readmore »

Who? He’s MeLeon

6th December 2019
Graduating from UCLan Burnley, recording two full-length albums and starring in *that* Channel 4 show, MeLeon has done it all. With a face that is already recognised by nearly everyone in Burnley,... readmore »

Talking all things art with Sophie Gibson

8th November 2019
It would have been easy for Sophie Gibson to stay on in Liverpool after she graduated, but it felt like the natural thing to do to come home to Burnley. Sophie studied... readmore »

The Girl Fans of Burnley FC

1st November 2019
When you think of Burnley, the first thing you think of is our incredible, world-class, Premier League football team. We’ve come a long way since that near fatal day in May ’87... readmore »

Musicians in Burnley

25th October 2019
For too long, people have thought our biggest musical export was Chumbawamba – you know the one: “I get knocked down, then I get up again, you’re never gonna get me down!”.... readmore »

Eltariel Avelorn, shantay you stay.

18th October 2019
Sashay away, hunty! How many lip synchs to Carly Ray Jepsen songs have we done in front of our bedroom mirror, pretending like we were RuPaul’s next protegee? Too many to count... readmore »

Swear down, Hannah Whitlow is shaking up Burnley’s art scene

11th October 2019
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