Entertainment & Culture

5 activities you can do in Leeds during the Easter Holidays

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As joyous as stuffing your face with chocolate all Easter holidays may sound, it’s not entirely a productive way to…

Weird and Wonderful creations of Leeds: The Hanging Skull

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In Leeds we are known for our creativity and diversity – which is reflective in our art. To showcase the…

Celebrating National Embroidery Month with Chloe O’Malley

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February was National Embroidery Month and to celebrate we spoke to Chloe O’Malley, an amazing embroider in Leeds, about how…

6 places to take your mother in Leeds for Mother’s Day

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It seems like we have had about 9 different days to celebrate this year already, but on to the next…

Join your local girl gang with Girl Gang Leeds

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After they celebrated their 1st birthday party last Saturday, we spoke to Girl Gang Leeds about who they are, what…

Thought Bubble: what we do and how we do it…

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With just two full-time members of staff and a couple part-time, there’s not the slightest chance that Thought Bubble Festival…

Elemental Bistro: the pay as you feel dinner that is making sustainability sexy

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Elemental is a creative network of artists, forward thinkers and change makers. It hosts events such as exhibitions, club nights…

5 activities to do in Leeds to keep you in shape

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You know the feeling, you set a goal in January for a “summer body” and it gets to the beginning of August and you just think about giving up? Yeah, we have all been there, but the key is not to give up. You got it?

For the Love of Leeds with Manjit’s Kitchen

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Words: Manjit Kaur @manjitskitchenuk “I run an Indian street food business and café bar called Manjit’s Kitchen in Kirkgate Market,…

5 places to go in Leeds for a proper good laugh

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With these January blues in full swing, it’s fair to say we could all do with a little pick me…

Hello Otley!

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Illustrations: Emma Saynor (@emma_illustrates)   Ahh Otley – you inspire us with your traditional pubs, nifty little bakeries and your…

5 things to do for your New Years Resolution

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There is a negative stigma attached to New Years resolutions, but there needn’t be. There seems to be a lot…

3 things you need to do before Christmas Day

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The big day is around the corner, but unlike a checklist of intense and/or boring things (like prepping your turkey…

Cornucopia

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There are certain visuals that become ingrained in a city’s psyche, so much part of its essence that they are just there, without thought of what, why, or how they became…

It’s a kind of magic….

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Roundhay Park is an absolute dream during the day and we are very lucky to be exposed to the landscapes…

Game On by Luke Jackson (Illustration Joel Burden)

Game On

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The Board Game Guy – AKA Luke Jackson – is on a quest to remind us that games used to be fun, social activities…

With These Hands (the bakery edition)

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Photos: Sian Chapman (@sianchpmn) Our feature entitled “With These Hands” focuses on individuals in Leeds who use their hands to…

The Queens of Industry at Leeds Industrial Museum

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Today, we are used to seeing strong females – since the rise of girl power and an undying amount of…