THE LEEDS TRIATHLON CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES

THE LEEDS TRIATHLON CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES

Leeds City Council is urging people to plan ahead as AJ Bell 2022 World Triathlon Championship Series Leeds returns to Roundhay Park this weekend. Thousands of athletes are set to compete across the weekend, from amateurs to elites, with Olympic heroes such as Jonny Brownlee and Georgia Taylor-Brown taking to the start line. Saturday 11 […]

PARSIFAL – WAGNER’S LAST AND ARGUABLY MOST MESMERISING WORK

PARSIFAL – WAGNER’S LAST AND ARGUABLY MOST MESMERISING WORK

 Opera North’s eagerly anticipated staging of Parsifal, Wagner’s last and arguably most mesmerising work, takes place this June, touring to concert halls across the country after opening in the company’s home city of Leeds tonight (1st June) Parsifal marks the latest in Opera North’s adaptation of large-scale music works into performances suitable for the concert […]

CITY COMES TOGETHER TO BRING UKRAINE’S KYIV BALLET

CITY COMES TOGETHER TO BRING UKRAINE’S KYIV BALLET

On Tuesday 14th June, York Theatre Royal will be hosting a very special gala performance from Ukraine’s Kyiv City Ballet. In the company’s first UK performance since their country came under attack, all ticket proceeds will be donated to UNICEF’s Ukraine Appeal. Tickets are now on-sale for the special performance which will be split into […]

BE ROYALTY FOR THE DAY

BE ROYALTY FOR THE DAY

North Yorkshire Water Park is holding Platinum Jubilee celebrations, offering a range of exciting activities for all the family to enjoy. On Wednesday the 1st June, North Yorkshire Water Park will be welcoming guests to take on its brand-new obstacle course, Splash Kingdom. The castle themed AquaPark is designed specifically for children between the ages […]

DREAMBOATS & PETTICOATS THE THIRD INSTALMENT

DREAMBOATS & PETTICOATS THE THIRD INSTALMENT

Bobby & Laura, Norman, Sue & the gang get back together for the follow-on musical inspired by the million selling albums at the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford from 27 June to 2nd July. . Hit recording star of Venus in Blue Jeans, Go Away Little Girl, It’s Almost Tomorrow and many more, Mark Wynter, will continue […]

JOIN THE NORTH YORKSHIRE MOORS RAILWAY FOR A RIGHT ROYAL TIME

JOIN THE NORTH YORKSHIRE MOORS RAILWAY FOR A RIGHT ROYAL TIME

The North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) will join the rest of the country in celebrating HM The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee next weekend, when all of its stations will be decorated with red, white and blue fit for a royal welcome across the special long bank holiday weekend.   Visit the station tea rooms for a Jubilee […]

THE EYES HAVE IT

THE EYES HAVE IT

“The easiest way to add drama is by focusing on the eyes”, says Francois Nars, Founder and Creative Director of NARS. Eyeliner is back with a vengeance. Not since the sixties has it enjoyed such a resurgence. The usual top and bottom lines have taken on a new style with the winged liner which can […]

NINE NIGHT

NINE NIGHT

This autumn, Leeds Playhouse is proud to present Natasha Gordon’s critically acclaimed debut play NINE NIGHT in co-production with Nottingham Playhouse. Its three-week run on the Courtyard stage is in partnership with the OUT OF MANY FESTIVAL, which takes its name from the Jamaican national motto Out of Many, One People. The nine-month Jamaica Society […]

THE ICING ON THE CAKE

THE ICING ON THE CAKE

The only time I have iced a cake was when I lived in Australia  – in fact   when I lived there was the only time I ever baked cakes but that’s another story. My first and last escapade into cake icing was on a Christmas cake on my first Xmas there – and my Santa […]

AN EVENING TO REMEMBER

AN EVENING TO REMEMBER

One of the best-loved and most versatile opera stars of the last 40 years invites you to An Evening With Willard White at York Theatre Royal on 23 June Sir Willard White’s illustrious career has taken him to the most prestigious opera house and concert halls throughout the world over the past four decades. Now […]