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THE CAVENDISH

THE CAVENDISH

Set in a peaceful and quiet location in the heart of Mayfair,  between Jermyn Street and Duke Street, is one of the capital’s best kept secrets. The Cavendish Hotel has been a favourite  with royalty, the rich and famous, for nearly 200 years and it’s not hard to understand why. Over the early years the […]

FABULOUS STAGE SHOWS ARE COMING OUR WAY

FABULOUS STAGE SHOWS ARE COMING OUR WAY

  Leeds Grand Theatre has just announced the first of its exciting new shows for 2019. From Monday 18 to Saturday 23 March 2019  Benidorm – Live takes to the stage when you can see your favourites from the Solana Hotel live on stage. Derren Litten’s smash hit ITV comedy Benidorm is set to bring sunshine […]

TOAST THE HIGH TEMPERATURES!

TOAST THE HIGH TEMPERATURES!

TOAST THE HIGH TEMPERATURES ON THE TERRACE AT GINO D’ACAMPO – MY RESTAURANT With temperatures set to soar this week, embrace the Italian lifestyle in Leeds and take to the terrace at Gino D’Acampo – My Restaurant. Providing seating for over 150 guests the popular, authentic Italian restaurant, located on bustling Park Row, is the […]

OLLIE THE OWL FLIES INTO LEEDS STATION

OLLIE THE OWL FLIES INTO LEEDS STATION

Following new research from Virgin Trains that reveals the people of Leeds are letting their to-do lists to pile up for 180-plus days, the company recently brought Ollie the Wise & Psychic Owl to Leeds station to offer people life advice and help them to be more decisive in 2018. Ollie helped locals to cross things off their to do lists and make decisions such as whether […]

FACE UP TO WINTER

FACE UP TO WINTER

The recent arctic chills have brought with them a whole range of beauty nightmares. When its cold and dry, the air around you can suck the moisture out of your skin and wind further dehydrates the skin and causes it to become dry, rough, sore, flaky and itch.To put it bluntly the cold weather is […]

SPOILT YOURSELF!

SPOILT YOURSELF!

When you first walk into the impressive 18th century building that is Oulton Hall,the magnificent  black and white marbled hallway will take your breath away. Although the outside is rather  understated  when you go through the door  a place full of old world charm and glory is revealed. You have only to walk a short […]

SLOW DOWN TO SPEED UP

SLOW DOWN TO SPEED UP

As you start the hectic round of preparing for Christmas its perhaps time to take a little time out and put some time away for a treat for yourself. Ideally something that will help you slow down to speed up. Lush Spa in Leeds have just the thing with a new treatment Karma. It’s a […]

REAL LIFE MERMAIDS

REAL LIFE MERMAIDS

Meet the fin-tastic Leeds mermaids making a splash as their home city bids to become the cultural capital of Europe. Professional performer Lucy Meredith and the spectacular Bramley Mermaids club took to the water at Bramley Baths this week, performing a brand new water dance routine and swimming in a captivating tail in the wake […]

A FAMILY DAY OUT

A FAMILY DAY OUT

With faux fur coats wrapped tightly and woollen socks pulled high, the cast of The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe, West Yorkshire Playhouse’s spectacular Christmas production, took a very special trip to Leeds’ Harewood House. The four war time evacuees, Peter (Michael Jean-Marain), Susan (Patricia Allison), Edmund (John Leader) and Lucy Pevensie (Cora Kirk), […]

BY GEORGE

BY GEORGE

It’s a mid-week evening in Leeds and the city’s restaurants are all very quiet except for one which is exceptionally busy. You only have to sample the food  here and its easy to understand why? George’s Great British Kitchen is  one of the city’s best – if not the very best eating houses opened over […]