BRONTE CLASSIC AT THE GRAND

BRONTE CLASSIC AT THE GRAND

In the year that marks the 170th anniversary of the first publication of Jane Eyre, this highly acclaimed co-production between the National Theatre and Bristol Old Vic will feature Nadia Clifford as Jane Eyre and Tim Delap as Rochester. Telling the story of one woman’s fight for freedom and fulfillment, Charlotte Brontë’s story of the […]

ITS BACK!

ITS BACK!

The Whitelock’s Annual Beer Festival is back for its third year! After two hugely successful beer festivals in Turk’s Head Yard, the oldest and most famous pub in Leeds promises to bring all manner of rare, interesting and delicious beers to Leeds City Centre. Whitelock’s were pulling pints long before the USA was even founded […]

SCHOOLS OUT

SCHOOLS OUT

Stomping dinosaur raps, singing, dancing and arty parties will be top of the bill when two CBeebies stars bring their fun live shows to Lightwater Valley this summer. Popular children’s TV dinosaur adventurer Andy Day will be performing raps and rhymes about his favourite prehistoric creatures in six, live 30-minute shows taking place on Saturday, […]

A CHARITY CHALLENGE

A CHARITY CHALLENGE

Andrew Smith, Becky Booth, Louise O’Brien, Michael King and Tony Clark from Yorkshire, together with over 60 colleagues from Lloyds Banking Group, will be taking on the Fourtitude Challenge with the ambition of raising £250,000 for Mental Health UK. They will be tackling a mental agility challenge to test their resolve, hiking the 978 metres […]

THOUGH PROVOKING PLAY

THOUGH PROVOKING PLAY

Take a trip back to the techno-thumping 1990s and join THE SHED CREW in Ashtrayland, home of the damned, in an immersive large-scale performance unfolding all around in the vast Albion Electric warehouse. Author Bernard Hare’s ground-breaking 2005 book Urban Grimshaw and the Shed Crew is adapted for the stage for the first time by […]

SCIENCE SHOWS, STORY TELLING AND SUMMER SLEUTHING

SCIENCE SHOWS, STORY TELLING AND SUMMER SLEUTHING

This summer, the National Railway Museum is the perfect destination come rain or shine to keep you and your family entertained. From turntable demonstrations, science shows, crime fiction writing and getting your very own crime mug-shot, there is something for everyone. Visitors are invited to discover more about the amazing history of the railways and […]

ENERGY GLITZ AND GLAMOUR

ENERGY GLITZ AND GLAMOUR

My first encounter with La Cage aux Follies was in the early hours of the morning whilst living in Australia in the 80’s! I had just finished my late night shift at the studios and was unwinding in front of the T.V. When suddenly on came this black and white sub-titled film that my mother […]

RAISING THE UK STANDARDS

RAISING THE UK STANDARDS

Good Skin Days in Guiseley is the ‘Best Clinic in the UK’ according to the respected ‘Safety in Beauty Campaign Diamond Awards’, which took place in London’s prestigious Langham Hotel last week. These national awards were launched in 2013 by Antonia Mariconda (Author, International Speaker and Presenter) to recognise the significant contributions made by aesthetics […]

IT’S A RUM OLD DO

IT’S A RUM OLD DO

Last year Leeds welcomed its first ever Rum Festival when two of the city’s finest bartenders go together at the Corn Exchange and hosted a world class event. And they’re back. Sam Fish, Operations Manager for famed bar Mojo has teamed back up with Dan Crowther (The Hedonist Project , Brand Ambassador for Ableforths) to […]

NOBODY PUTS BABY IN THE CORNER

NOBODY PUTS BABY IN THE CORNER

Worldwide phenomenon and West End hit, Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage, is set to mambo back to Leeds Grand Theatre from Monday 24th July 2017 to 29th July. Produced by Karl Sydow and Paul Elliott, and written by Eleanor Bergstein, original scriptwriter of the 1987 blockbuster film, the new UK production of […]