Keeping it in the familyCategories: Shopping & Lifestyle
Keeping an independent business alive in today’s climate is very difficult and impressive to say the least. Local, traditional, family-owned independent businesses act as the cornerstone of our community. The word family applies to all of us whether it makes us think of our parents, or a very close group of friends.
A Candlelight at the end of the cottageCategories: Community, Shopping & Lifestyle
Childhood cancer is a topic that few of us can comfortably discuss, but for families with a diagnosis, the isolation takes on a whole new meaning. Children may stand a significantly greater chance of recovery, but alleviating the emotional and financial repercussions of treatment, with little to no external support, is a burden itself.
For the Love of Leeds: Rich WellsCategories: Entertainment & Culture, Shopping & Lifestyle
Words: Rich Wells (@richwellstattoos) Photos: Tom Tornegard (@ttornegard) ______________________________________________________________________________________ I’ve lived in Leeds all my life. Like a 30 year…
Back where they belong: On The Wall returns to The Corn ExchangeCategories: Shopping & Lifestyle
On The Wall, a specialist framing and print shop, have gone back to their roots and reopened in The Corn…
6 places to take your mother in Leeds for Mother’s DayCategories: Entertainment & Culture, Food & Drink, Shopping & Lifestyle
It seems like we have had about 9 different days to celebrate this year already, but on to the next…
5 activities to do in Leeds to keep you in shapeCategories: Entertainment & Culture, Shopping & Lifestyle
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?
Love is in the air! 6 places in Leeds to get your Valentine’s Day giftsCategories: Shopping & Lifestyle
Love is in the air! Ahhh Valentine’s Day, the day to show your loved ones how much they mean to you. If you’ve still not gotten your loved one a gift then fear not as you still have 6 days left, and we’ve sorted you out with a list of 5 independent places for your gifts!
A fashion merry-go-round with Leeds Community Clothes ExchangeCategories: Shopping & Lifestyle
Leeds Community Clothes Exchange started in 2007. Run by a fantastic team of volunteers and with over 2000 registered members, they host nine events throughout the year at Woodhouse Community Centre, with roughly 200 people attending each event. Here, creative director Becky writes about LCCE, sustainable fashion, and the importance of community eco initiatives.
There’s something for everybody with Mulroy’s JewellersCategories: Shopping & Lifestyle
We are lucky in the sense that we live in a city full of diversity, heritage and culture. We cater…
Leeds’ Female zine sceneCategories: Community, Shopping & Lifestyle
In today’s political climate, it’s hardly surprising that females around the world are returning to 90s born fem-zine culture. With their origins in Washington state, female zines were created as a backlash against the sexism and misogyny present in the American punk scene of the time.