AN EXCITING PROGRAMME AWAITS LEEDS PLAYHOUSE AUDIENCES

AN EXCITING PROGRAMME AWAITS LEEDS PLAYHOUSE AUDIENCES

Leeds Playhouse has just revealed its exciting summer programme.  The programme features exciting collaborations, and a range of local artists and companies, offering a host of opportunities for audiences to share in the excitement of live theatre between June and September. It has also revealed that it will be taking audiences on a magical adventure […]

NORTHERN BALLET RETURNS TO TOURING

NORTHERN BALLET RETURNS TO TOURING

Northern Ballet plans to return to touring for the first time since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Leeds-based company, which has not been able to perform outside of its home city since November 2019, will hold a limited three venue tour to Salford, London and Leeds this June. The Company will open its […]

HAVE A FUN FILLED DAY OUT

HAVE A FUN FILLED DAY OUT

Lightwater Valley in Ripon will be open this May Bank Holiday Weekend giving families the chance to really make the most of the long weekend from Saturday 1st – Monday 3rd May 2021. With over 30 rides and attractions there’s a whole host of fun adventures to be enjoyed. Among the new attractions for the […]

A NEW DAWN FOR OPERA NORTH

A NEW DAWN FOR OPERA NORTH

Opera North today announces five new productions for its 2021/22 season and an eclectic programme of live music in the Howard Assembly Room, marking a crucial and celebratory moment for the national opera company in the North this Autumn. The new 2021/22 season, which is Opera North’s first full season in the wake of the […]

YORK’S BEST KEPT OUTDOOR DINING SECRET

YORK’S BEST KEPT OUTDOOR DINING SECRET

Tucked away in Low Petergate, in the shadow of York’s famous minster, is one of the ancient city’s best kept eaterie secrets. Venture down this winding cobbled street and behind the white mullion window frontage hides Solita, one of the best outdoor eating spaces I have visited for a very long time. It’s not only […]

ALL ABOARD…..

ALL ABOARD…..

Families and rail enthusiasts can be among the first in the country to visit the National Railway Museum this year, as free tickets are released online from today. The museum in York which houses more than 100 carriages and locomotives, temporarily closed as part of the national lockdown on 31 December, but as restrictions ease, […]

NEW FACES….

NEW FACES….

Now we can get out and about and meet up with friends for a night out, a meal and very soon dining out its time to start thinking other things that have been neglected during lockdown – our faces. Getting your skincare back on track is important but looking at the new makeup looks and […]

LOOKING TO THE FUTURE

LOOKING TO THE FUTURE

  Young singers will be the first to benefit from Opera North’s £18m redevelopment project in Leeds this summer as the Company prepares to open its new Education Studio in the heart of the city. The activities in the Howard Opera Centre will form part of a range of inspiring opportunities available for hundreds of […]

THE CITY COMES TO LIFE WITH EYE-CATCHING ART WORK

THE CITY COMES TO LIFE WITH EYE-CATCHING ART WORK

Eye-catching artwork by a Leeds student has been brightening up Briggate this week as Leeds welcomed tens of thousands of shoppers back to the city centre. The colourful creations by Kat Sheath have been put in place in one of the city’s most famous retail hotspots as part of efforts to make the city centre […]