LIVE AT LEEDS

LIVE AT LEEDS

Celebrating 10 years of breaking the latest and greatest new acts, Live At Leeds 2016 will have over 200 artists playing across the city in what is now becoming the UK’s must go to metropolitan festival. Today Live at Leeds can announce a special, free to all music stage and food area for the festival […]

SPARK SOMETHING GOOD

SPARK SOMETHING GOOD

M&S stores across Leeds and Bradford area are calling on local people to roll up their sleeves and Spark Something Good by joining around 100 M&S employees in a week of volunteering that will positively impact 24 projects at the heart of local communities. Spark Something Good will see 24 projects take place across 24 […]

THE GOVERNMENT INSPECTOR

THE GOVERNMENT INSPECTOR

Nikolai Gogol’s classic comedy THE GOVERNMENT INSPECTOR is presented at West Yorkshire Playhouse from 20- 30 April. The production is part of Ramps On The Moon, a collaborative network of seven theatres including West Yorkshire Playhouse, which is dedicated to increasing opportunities for disabled people. Using creatively integrated Audio Description, Captioning and British Sign Language, THE GOVERNMENT INSPECTOR is made fully […]

KES

KES

In May and June West Yorkshire Playhouse presents a new production of KES which opens in the Courtyard Theatre and then tours to community venues across Leeds. Adapted from A KESTREL FOR A KNAVE by Yorkshire author Barry Hines, this innovative staging of his 1968 novel comes as the literary world mourns the loss of […]

BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S

BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S

The excitement of this new production has been mounting for months especially to those generations who can recall the iconic Hepburn film. I for one was swept away by the whole glamour and glitz of the film to the point that I dressed my hair in a French pleat, had a snazzy black dress – […]

LEEDS INDIE FOOD FESTIVAL

LEEDS INDIE FOOD FESTIVAL

  Leeds’ vibrant independent scene is set unite once again for a mouth-watering celebration of food and drink, marking the return of the city’s unique Leeds Indie Food festival from 12th to 30th May 2016. Last year’s event was the first of its kind in the country, and organisers are planning even more foodie fun […]

SPRING FEVER

SPRING FEVER

  It’s all about eyes at Chanel counters (see our main picture). The Chanel Makeup Creative Studios have produced a collection that gives a new dimension to eyes. It includes a mascara that gives a unique look and strengthens lashes from the first sweep and also gives fantastic volume. La Palette Sourcils ensures eyebrow perfection. […]

THE HOLISTIC APPROACH

THE HOLISTIC APPROACH

The Victoria Quarter is host to a plethora of beauty boutiques most with their own hidden gems and  their own beauty rooms. Neal’s Yard Remedies is one of the gems of the quarter. The boutique itself is  a place of calmness and an uplifting place to visit. The shelves are lined with the familiar dark […]

HIT COMEDY AT THE GRAND

HIT COMEDY AT THE GRAND

Treasured Leeds play write Alan Bennett has a hit comedy coming to home next week. Single Spies is at Leeds Grand theatre from Tuesday 12th to Saturday 16th April/ The espionage double – An Englishman Abroad and A Question of Attribution – is a pointedly satirical snapshot of two members of the infamous ‘Cambridge Five’, […]

SMALL IS BEAUTIFUL

SMALL IS BEAUTIFUL

Small plate dining is fast becoming the most sophisticated and trendy form of eating out. If like me, you like to try a ‘bit of this and a bit of that’ and are often outfaced by massive plates of food then this type of dining is for you.  Small plate dining also means you can […]