SPA IT YOURSELF TO BOOST MENTAL AND PHYSICAL WELL-BEING

SPA IT YOURSELF TO BOOST MENTAL AND PHYSICAL WELL-BEING

  Latest government advice indicates that health and wellbeing treatments outside of the home are still off-limits until 4th July at the earliest, so the longing many people have to pamper themselves continues to grow, and is a firm fixture on many post-lockdown bucket lists. Just last year, research found that 67% of people agreed that spa experiences […]

READY TO MAKE A SPLASH…..

READY TO MAKE A SPLASH…..

As summer approaches and temperatures start to rise, a cool, refreshing dip is on most people’s minds. From remote natural pools and expansive lakes, to decadent beach clubs and secluded infinity pools, submerging oneself at a spectacular swimming spot is a must for the travel wish list. So here Travels From Your Armchair  highlights a […]

SCHOOL OF ROCK – THE MUSICAL

SCHOOL OF ROCK – THE MUSICAL

  Andrew Lloyd Webber’s smash hit, award-winning West End show, SCHOOL OF ROCK – THE MUSICAL, is launching an online search for talented young musicians to join ‘The Band’ for next year’s UK tour, set to run at Leeds Grand Theatre from Monday 15 to Saturday 20 May 2021.  With mini rockers across the country […]

A SECRET RECIPE FOR DISNEY COOKIE FRIES

A SECRET RECIPE FOR DISNEY COOKIE FRIES

As Britain remains locked down, many will be missing popping to their favourite High Street food outlets to pick up a delicious treat. To keep the nation going during this time of culinary deprivation, The Big Bakes has pledged to reveal a new secret recipe each week to help Brits replicate some of the UK’s […]

TAKE A TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE

TAKE A TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE

  May marks Local and Community History month in the UK and to celebrate, the UK’s most popular heritage line, North Yorkshire Moors Railway, is calling on visitors that have travelled along the line to share their memories with the attraction. Laura Strangeway, Head of Marketing at North Yorkshire Moors Railway, said: “Amongst all the […]

DELICIOUSLY CH-EASY VIRTUAL COOKING SERIES LAUNCHES.

DELICIOUSLY CH-EASY VIRTUAL COOKING SERIES LAUNCHES.

  The Wensleydale Creamery, based at Hawes in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, is launching a series of fun and interactive online cookery tutorials set to make the nation’s at-home meals extra special. Bringing Yorkshire Wensleydale inspired recipes to cheese-lovers’ homes, the four-part live cookery series will launch on Wednesday 20th May at 4pm, […]

TAKE TEA AROUND THE WORLD FROM YOUR ARMCHAIR….

TAKE TEA AROUND THE WORLD FROM YOUR ARMCHAIR….

Whilst England is known as the birthplace of the traditional afternoon tea, which was established in the early 19th century, the tea drinking ritual is one which takes many forms – from matcha green tea ceremonies in Japan, to homemade sweet iced tea enjoyed on porches in America’s southeastern states. Destinations all around the world […]

NEW ARTS GALLERY ON LAMP POSTS

NEW ARTS GALLERY ON LAMP POSTS

The award-winning theatre company Slung Low have just opened a new art gallery with a difference in Leeds . Based in Holbeck and Beeston, the LS11 Art Gallery will display the best paintings, drawings and photographs created by artists of all ages, living in both of the aforementioned wards, on lamp posts for all to […]

LET NORTHUMBERLAND INTO YOUR LIVING ROOM

LET NORTHUMBERLAND INTO YOUR LIVING ROOM

Huddling up on the sofa and flicking through the TV channels is an essential way to entertain yourself while the UK is in lockdown. You cannot visit Northumberland, but you can watch it on the tele. Stay at home, pull on your PJs, grab your favourite snacks and pop one of our recommendations on: HARRY […]

LEEDS PLAYHOUSE PRODUCTION AT HOME

LEEDS PLAYHOUSE PRODUCTION AT HOME

Never-before-seen archive recording of Inua Ellams’ smash-hit play Barber Shop Chronicles, a co-production with Leeds Playhouse and Fuel, will be streamed live by the National Theatre on Thursday 14 May at 7PM BST. Captured at the National Theatre in January 2018 during its second sold-out run at the Dorfman theatre, the production went on to […]