THE HILLS ARE TRULY ALIVE ONCE AGAIN

THE HILLS ARE TRULY ALIVE ONCE AGAIN

  From capturing the hearts of a nation nearly 60 years ago The Sound of Music, over the last 20 years or so descended into abyss of tacky touring productions, boring am-dram performances and sing-a-longs and became the regular butt of jokes and sit-com sketches. But an amazing transformation has taken place with Bill Kenwright’s […]

A CELEBRATION OF THE BRITISH COUNTRYSIDE

A CELEBRATION OF THE BRITISH COUNTRYSIDE

The Country Lovers Association will be holding their fantastic three day event from 31st August to 2nd August at Harewood House. But it’s not all field sports there are demonstrations, exhibitions and stalls and stands – you can even book your holiday at the CLA. Viking Cruises will be at the CLA Game Fair be […]

THERE’S A BREEZE IN LEEDS

THERE’S A BREEZE IN LEEDS

The biggest arts festival for young people in West Yorkshire heads to Leeds this week with the start of the Breeze Arts Festival. Now in its nineteenth year the festival is back and bigger than ever, with over 30 events over eight days, and runs from Saturday 18 July to Saturday 25 July. The festival, […]

RADIANT LOOKS FOR THE DAY OF YOUR DREAMS

RADIANT LOOKS FOR  THE DAY OF YOUR DREAMS

Look radiant on your big day Getting married is stressful enough without having to worry about your makeup. Follow our tips on how to achieve the perfect look. Too much, too little, too light, too dark or just too over the top – wedding day makeup can be a fraught affair. Start thinking about makeup […]

THE MOST FAMOUS WHODUNIT OF ALL TIME

THE MOST FAMOUS WHODUNIT OF ALL TIME

Agatha Christie’s timeless whodunit The Mousetrap returns to the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford for one week only from Monday 27 July 2015, starring Yorkshire actor William Ilkley. The Leeds-born actor, who has appeared in countless films and on TV, plays Major Metcalfe in the beloved murder mystery, which originally opened in 1952 starring Richard Attenborough and […]

I DO LIKE TO BE BESIDE THE SEASIDE

I DO LIKE TO BE BESIDE THE SEASIDE

The Marks & Spencer Company Archive is bringing some vintage seaside family fun to Leeds this weekend, with its special ‘Magic & Sand’ event on Saturday 18th July. The event, which will be held at the M&S Company Archive between 11am and 3pm, will give visitors the chance to take part in some nostalgic nautical […]

HELP SAVE RED LADDER

HELP SAVE RED LADDER

Save Red Ladder is delighted to announce that just over a year since launch, the independent campaign set up to fund a production for the Leeds-based radical theatre company Red Ladder has raised over £25,000 of its £80,000 target and is hosting its first live event at new Leeds venue, Black Swan. The event, Save […]

SCHOOLS OUT

SCHOOLS OUT

MAKE UNFORGETTABLE MEMORIES AT YORKSHIRE’S MAGNIFICENT ATTRACTIONS THIS SUMMER WITH EVENTS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY Spend your summer with Yorkshire’s Magnificent Attractions and experience the best entertainment that Yorkshire can offer. All events run between 18 June 2015 – 10 October 2015 Yorkshire’s Magnificent Attractions – a collection of some of the best-loved attractions in […]

THE NOSTALGIC SIXTIES

THE NOSTALGIC SIXTIES

Sometimes it makes sense to quit whilst winning especially in the case of a hit show. Yet for some reason recently audiences have been bombarded with sequels that never really come anywhere near the original offering. Dreamboats and Petticoats was just an amazing show in every way but sadly its sequel Dreamboats and Miniskirts is […]

SEE YOU IN COURT

SEE YOU IN COURT

Marking the 125th Anniversary of her birth, Agatha Christie’s most celebrated courtroom drama WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION returns in a thrilling new and memorable way. YORK GUILDHALL and LEEDS CIVIC HALL will host a unique, in-the-round theatre experience in their HISTORIC CHAMBERS. How say you, guilty or not? Leonard Vole stands accused of murdering a rich widow. The stakes […]