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LEEDS OUTDOOR MARKET IS OPEN

LEEDS OUTDOOR MARKET IS OPEN

Leeds Outdoor Market is open from today! The market have put in place additional measures for the safety of staff, traders and customers and shoppers are being asked to shop safely, respect 2 metre distancing and use contactless payment where available. All traders have been provided with Government guidance and are operating their businesses safely, […]

COUNCIL PARKING FREE TO USE

COUNCIL PARKING FREE TO USE

Council-run car parks and on-street parking bays in Leeds will be free to use from today in light of the Corina pandemic. Parking charges for all Leeds City Council car parks and on-street car parking will be suspended until further notice, with priority given to NHS and social work staff and other key workers. Councillor […]

NEW GUIDANCE ON COUNCIL SERVICES IN LEEDS

NEW GUIDANCE ON COUNCIL SERVICES IN LEEDS

After the Prime Minister’s announcement on new coronavirus restrictions Leeds City Council will be closing and / or stopping the following with immediate effect. Further updates will be given over the coming day about any other services that might be affected: All council waste sites to be closed Garden waste collections have been suspended All […]

PARK PLAYGROUNDS TO CLOSE

PARK PLAYGROUNDS TO CLOSE

Leeds City Council will be temporarily closing all playgrounds in its parks from 23rd March as part of the authority’s efforts to help prevent the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Whilst parks will remain open for the time being, all playgrounds in parks will be closed and the gates will be locked with notices in […]

YORKSHIRE NATIVES SPENDING MORE TIME ON DIGITAL SCREENS

YORKSHIRE NATIVES SPENDING MORE TIME ON DIGITAL SCREENS

Yorkshire natives spend more time on digital screens than sleeping and socialising combined Ocushield research shows that people from Yorkshire spend 9 hours, 20 mins per day on digital screens compared to 7 hours, 52 minutes sleeping and socialising 80% also admit they don’t avoid digital screens before bed National Eye Health Week – Ocushield […]

FAR HEADINGLEY BEER FESTIVAL

FAR HEADINGLEY BEER FESTIVAL

Far Headingley Beer Festival The second Far Headingley Beer Festival will take place from Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th June (11am-11pm) at St Chad’s Parish Centre and is being organised by St Chad’s Broomfield Cricket Club. They will be serving up beers from breweries across the country, but if beer isn’t exactly your tipple, why […]

AN AWARD WINNING CUPPA

AN AWARD WINNING CUPPA

Local Costa barista, Freddy Whittle, 21, has proven he’s a cup above the rest after winning second place in the global final of Costa’s annual Barista of the Year Competition. Freddy had beaten Costa baristas from all over the North in a competitive knockout stage to battle it out in the ‘Champion of Champions’ final […]

LEEDS YOUNG SINGERS HEAD TO SCANDINAVIA

LEEDS YOUNG SINGERS HEAD TO SCANDINAVIA

A group of talented young singers from Yorkshire are heading to Scandinavia next month, as 30 members of the Opera North Youth Chorus take part in Denmark’s first GrowOP! opera festival for children and teenagers. The 14 to 21-year-olds will be in the country for four days from 9 November. They will spend the first two […]

TAKE A SEAT

TAKE A SEAT

It’s not every venue in Leeds, or even the UK, that can boast having hosted a Hollywood A-lister and his band, but City Varieties Music Hall welcomed Russell Crowe’s Indoor Garden Party to its renowned stage recently. To honour the momentous occasion, CVMH dedicated a seat to the celebrity; an honour ordinarily reserved for royalty. […]

RAISING THE UK STANDARDS

RAISING THE UK STANDARDS

Good Skin Days in Guiseley is the ‘Best Clinic in the UK’ according to the respected ‘Safety in Beauty Campaign Diamond Awards’, which took place in London’s prestigious Langham Hotel last week. These national awards were launched in 2013 by Antonia Mariconda (Author, International Speaker and Presenter) to recognise the significant contributions made by aesthetics […]

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