A TRUE TASTE OF ARGENTINA

A TRUE TASTE OF ARGENTINA

We decided unanimously to call Gaucho in Park Row, Leeds’s best kept secret. My colleague and I were getting very anxious as we just couldn’t establish where it was,  but after a couple of calls to the restaurant we eventually found this welcoming gem of a restaurant. Gaucho is an Argentine speciality restaurant but as […]

OH LISTEN TO THE BAND

OH LISTEN TO THE BAND

  The sun is shining through the window at the Leeds International Concert Season office today, so what better time to announce our Summer Bands in Leeds Parks series! From the beginning of May until the end of September, the bandstands of the city will resound to the music of local brass, jazz and concert […]

A TASTE OF THE LAST OF A SUMMER WINE

A TASTE OF THE LAST OF A SUMMER WINE

If you watched the vintage TV series Last of the Summer Wine you are sure to love the new stage adaptation of the timeless television series, Foggy, Clegg, Compo and Nora Battye are reunited for one last adventure. Foggy has designs on winning the affections of Contance, Nora’s niece and the long suffering fiancée of […]

GUYS AND DOLLS HEADS TO THE GRAND

GUYS AND DOLLS HEADS TO THE GRAND

Following critical acclaim and announcing an extension in the West End, the Chichester Festival Theatre revival of Guys and Dolls is heading to the Leeds Grand Theatre next week – Tuesday 24th to Saturday 28th May. Casting for the tour includes Richard Fleeshman (Coronation Street, Ghost the Musical, Call the Midwife) as Sky Masterson, Maxwell […]

KIDS KICK-A-ROUND

KIDS KICK-A-ROUND

As part of its on-going partnership with The Football Association (The FA) Lidl has launched interactive ‘Lidl Football Zones’ across the UK to give youngsters the chance to get more involved in the sport. The next session kicks off in Leeds City Centre, 21st May and aims to raise awareness of the national FA Skills […]

THE FATHER OF ROCK ‘N’ ROLL

THE FATHER OF ROCK ‘N’ ROLL

Million Dollar Quartet, the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical and West End hit that celebrates some of the greatest names in rock ‘n’ roll history, is set to embark on its first ever UK Tour, landing in Leeds in November. Inspired by the true story of the famed recording session where Sam Phillips, brought together icons […]

SOUNDING BRASS

SOUNDING BRASS

The world’s most famous brass band, Black Dyke Band returns to Leeds Town Hall with guest community bands to perform a gala concert on Sunday 5 June at 3pm. Joining the Black Dyke Band are various community bands including Yorkshire Youth, Armthorpe Elmfield, Blackley, Delph, Kirton and Trentham bands. The concert includes a grand finale […]

THE LAST TANGO

THE LAST TANGO

Flavia Cacace and Vincent Simone will go out in a blaze of glory with  their third and final tour “The Last Tango” For this show is streets ahead of what we have seen from them in the past. Their previous shows lacked substance and depth. To be perfectly honest to people who were not hooked […]

THOSE BOOTS WERE MADE FOR WALKING

THOSE BOOTS WERE MADE FOR WALKING

The local business community doesn’t usually welcome an uphill struggle, but a corporate fundraising group led by Yorkshire Bank staff is to climb the region’s three highest mountains for charity. More than 40 individuals, including Yorkshire Bank’s Leeds-based Specialist and Acquisition Finance (SAF) team, are to put their best foot forward and undertake the Yorkshire […]

SAVE OUR SKINS

SAVE OUR SKINS

Moisturising is the most important step in caring for your skin whatever its type. If your skin isn’t well moisturised, it looks dull, tired and much older than it is. Although skin changes from season to season, its need for moisture is constant. Winter skin tends to need more moisture than summer skin, as warm […]