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Our city has so many stories to tell.

So many experiences to discover, and so many places to explore. Browse the blog to see useful tips, tricks, insights and highlights gathered by our passionate team of Leeds locals. Hidden gems, seasonal lists, fun facts, and awesome activities. Each one a new way to enjoy our home.

What makes’ Leeds culture great? Find out what people from some of Leeds most beloved venues have to say.

Proud to be Leeds One thing Leeds prides itself on is its diversity. We’re a city where grand historic architecture sits alongside the latest sustainable living. Where unsigned bands play down the road

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24 May 2022

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The Dog-friendly Guide to Leeds

Our pets are one of the family – so why should they have to stay at home while we have all the fun? They shouldn’t! And they don’t have to*. More and more venues in Leeds are opening their doors to our four-legged

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16 May 2022

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Things to do in Leeds over the Platinum Jubilee Weekend 2022

On 2nd June 2022, Her Majesty The Queen will become the first British Monarch to celebrate their Platinum Jubilee, after 70 years of service to the throne. Join us as we celebrate this historic event from 2nd to 5th June with tons going on

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11 May 2022

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The rooftop terrace at Issho - credit Will Stanley

Al Fresco Dining in Leeds

It’s official – summer is on its way and what better way to soak up the sun rays than relaxing with a meal or your favourite drink in the company of friends or family? Listed below are just a few of

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10 May 2022

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Culture Around Every Corner: The Flipside

Like this? Try that. Leeds is a place that thrives on contrasts. We’re a city with a Victorian heart, moving to a 21st century beat. Nationally renowned opera and ballet on one street, the upcoming big unsigned indie ba

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9 May 2022

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Leeds: A Year in Sport 2022

We’re a city bursting with energy. Our sports teams compete at an international level, spreading the Leeds name to all four corners of the globe. From world-class rugby, cricket and football, to champion athletes. It

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13 April 2022

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Spots for Afternoon Tea in Leeds

There’s no better way to spend an afternoon in between hitting the shops and touring the city, especially when you’re in the heart of Yorkshire. It’s the perfect opportunity to enjoy some homemade scones and finger sandwiches

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21 March 2022

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The Best Bottomless Brunches in Leeds

A day started off with bottomless brunch is always a good day, so we’ve rounded up all the best bottomless brunch spots Leeds has to offer! Whether you’re a foodie or you just love a cocktail (or two!), you’re bound to find something that’s r

17 March 2022

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Leeds: A Modern Mecca for Food and Drink

Foodie capital of the North is quite the title. Especially given that the North is hardly short of cities with brilliant modern food scenes. In a league of its own, it’s no surprise that we’re talking about Leeds. Bursting with flavour, global deli

2 March 2022

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Love Leeds this Valentine’s Day

Whether you are enjoying the delights of the city with a partner, celebrating Galentine’s with your friends or flying solo this February 14th our city has got you covered. Fall in love with Leeds this Valentine’s day! &n

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8 February 2022

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