THE BEAUTY BRAND WITH A ONE SIZE FITS ALL PHILOSOPHY

THE BEAUTY BRAND WITH A ONE SIZE FITS ALL PHILOSOPHY

Continuing our series of the stories behind our favourite brands – we spotlight Liz Earle whose very first product Cleanse and Polish Hot Cloth Cleanser celebrates its 25th birthday this year. The story of Liz Earle Beauty Co., started back in 1995 when co-founders Liz Earle and Kim Buckland had a realisation that skincare was […]

TOGETHER AGAIN…….

TOGETHER AGAIN…….

The ultimate musical duo, Michael Ball and Alfie Boe, are ‘Back Together’ and set to delight cinema audiences up and down the country with the final show of their UK tour from earlier this year. Presented by CinemaLive, leading producers and distributors of event cinema, Michael Ball & Alfie Boe: Back Together, will be shown […]

HIDDEN HISTORY OF LEEDS’S MAGNIFICENT MACHINES

HIDDEN HISTORY OF LEEDS’S MAGNIFICENT MACHINES

Exported across the globe, they were the extraordinary engines which helped power Leeds to the summit of industrial excellence. But their unrivalled efficiency was also harnessed to support the growth of huge mining, railway and forced labour operations in hundreds of colonial territories. Now, thanks to an innovative partnership project at Leeds Industrial Museum, new […]

SPOOKTACULAR FUN AT LIGHTWATER VALLEY FOR HALF TERM

SPOOKTACULAR FUN AT LIGHTWATER VALLEY FOR HALF TERM

Something spooky is coming to Lightwater Valley this Half Term from Saturday, 24th – Saturday, 31st October. The North Yorkshire theme park is hosting a hocus pocus half term full of activities to keep young families eerily entertained in-between rides. Younger visitors will love taking a trip down Trick or Treat Street for the chance […]

JUST WHEN YOU THOUGHT IT WOULD NEVER HAPPEN…..

JUST WHEN YOU THOUGHT IT WOULD NEVER HAPPEN…..

This Christmas York Theatre Royal is taking its pantomime on the road with the Travelling Pantomime visiting every neighbourhood in York – all 21 wards – during December and January. The pop-up show will be staged in a variety of locations from community halls to social clubs and sports centres with all venues and performances […]

STATE-OF-THE-ART GYM NOW OPEN

STATE-OF-THE-ART GYM NOW OPEN

A new state-of-the-art gym at a popular south Leeds leisure centre has officially opened this month. Equipment on offer at the new gym in Middleton Leisure Centre includes 70 exercise stations, a dedicated free weights area and new personal fitness programmes which includes the offer of a free body composition analysis to users. In addition […]

OH I DO LIKE TO BE BESIDE THE SEASIDE……

OH I DO LIKE TO BE BESIDE THE SEASIDE……

Over the years I have stayed at literally dozens of Premier Inns  both on business and for leisure and pleasure. Like most hotel chains the location, service and ambience varies – but one thing is always consistent the comfort, spaciousness and cleanliness of their rooms. The Scarborough South Bay Hotel is no exception and is […]

PICNIC AT THE CASTLE

PICNIC AT THE CASTLE

Make up for lost time at outdoor events this summer with a fantastic new lifestyle festival at Warwick Castle, from September 17th to October 4th. Catch comedy and live music shows as part of the brand new ‘Picnic at the Castle’, held in partnership with creative events specialists Midsummer Nightcap. This imaginative festival offers top […]

DINE ARGENTINIAN STYLE….

DINE ARGENTINIAN STYLE….

Gaucho on Park Lane has a wonderfully sophisticated and charming atmosphere that cannot be found in any other restaurant in Leeds. It’s the perfect place to enjoy a luxuriously self indulgent meal in lavish surroundings You could easily miss Gaucho’s as it has an entrance below street level. There’s no glitzy sign but just a […]

STAY SAFE TRAFFIC MEASURES FOR KIDS

STAY SAFE TRAFFIC MEASURES FOR KIDS

Starting today eight new School Streets pilots begin at primary schools across Leeds. Beecroft Primary School, Kirkstall; Chapel Allerton Primary School, Chapel Allerton; Great Preston CofE Primary School, Great Preston; Hollybush Primary School, Bramley; Hugh Gaitskell Primary School, Beeston; Middleton St Mary’s CE Primary School, Middleton; Westgate Primary School, Otley; and Woodlesford Primary School, Woodlesford […]