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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 […]

LEEDS INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

LEEDS INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

Leeds International Festival is back on the billing for the city after a highly successful first year with plans to be even bigger and more ambitious in 2018. Individuals, groups and organisations have the opportunity to help shape the programme with an open call to submit ideas on new content for next year’s event. 2017 saw […]

LEEDS DANCERS GIVE IT SOME WELLY

LEEDS DANCERS GIVE IT SOME WELLY

Leeds’ contemporary dancers swapped their jazz shoes, for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution’s yellow wellies to show support for Mayday, the charity’s national annual fundraising campaign which is calling out for people to ‘Do your bit, fund our kit’. Students from the Northern School of Contemporary Dance showed off their specialist dance moves in bright […]

ITS NEARLY HERE…

ITS NEARLY HERE…

The excitement mounts as Leeds is on the brink of the opening its first new department store for over a decade. The John Lewis store has been on the skyline and a source of both excitement and annoyance for the last 12 months. It’s brought eager anticipation  whilst on the other side of the coin […]

THE ULTIMATE RETAIL EXPERIENCE

THE ULTIMATE RETAIL EXPERIENCE

It’s the development that most shopaholics have been waiting for and it’s going to be the ultimate retail therapy experience for Leeds. Just in case you need any reminding – it’s the new John Lewis store. Since the demise of Marshall and Snelgrove where titled ladies shopped then Schofields, where it was a cradle to […]

WELCOME TO LEEDS

WELCOME TO LEEDS

The Leeds Business Improvement District (BID) have revealed a major project in conjunction with The Welcome People, a professional team of Ambassadors delivering a meet and greet service to all city users. The Welcome People provide visitor welcome and street management services to some of the UK’sbest known destinations. Starting out with their first team […]

ITS OFFICIAL

ITS OFFICIAL

Leeds Kirkgate Market has been officially named as Britain’s favourite market at a glittering awards ceremony today. Leeds historic Kirkgate Market, which is currently undergoing a multi-million pound transformation, received the accolade at the annual conference of the National Association for British Markets Authorities. The ‘Favourite Market’ award is a voted for by the public […]

SNOZONE SMASHES A GUINNESS WORLD RECORD!

SNOZONE SMASHES A GUINNESS WORLD RECORD!

Snozone recently applied to break a Guinness World Record for the longest distance snowboarded indoors over 24 hours, which at the time was set at around 25,000 metres.   Anyone who could already snowboard proficiently could take part and the record attempt was held simultaneously in both Snozone Milton Keynes and Snozone Castleford with all the […]

HOUSE OF FRASER EMBARKS ON MAJOR REFURBISHMENT OF LEEDS STORE

HOUSE OF FRASER EMBARKS ON  MAJOR REFURBISHMENT OF LEEDS STORE

House of Fraser has announced it is embarking on a major multi-million pound refurbishment of its store on Briggate, Leeds. The premium department store will undergo significant changes to enhance its offering across all departments as well as upgrading its fascia on Briggate with a new shop front. In addition to the interior and exterior changes, […]

LEEDS PARTNERSHIP SHORTLISTED FOR CONTEMPORARY ART SOCIETY AWARD

LEEDS PARTNERSHIP SHORTLISTED FOR CONTEMPORARY ART SOCIETY AWARD

Institute partners with University of Leeds’ Stanley & Audrey Burton Galler Working with artist Katrina Palmer and Leeds University’s Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery, the Institute has been shortlisted for one of the country’s most valuable contemporary art awards. The proposal is one of just four in the UK in the running for the Contemporary […]

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