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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.

How to celebrate Halloween in West Yorkshire

This Autumn we’ve worked with our partners Visit Bradford, Experience Wakefield and Visit Calderdale to bring you a round up of some of the Halloween activity happening across West Yorkshire – just to give y

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17 October 2022

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Shop Independent in Leeds during Lockdown

Shopping might be continuing to be a little different through 2021 with so many stores closed for in-person buying. However with more and more shops in Leeds increasing their online pres

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12 January 2021

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Leeds Waterfront Art Trail

The streets of Leeds have an ever-growing collection of art adorning its walls, brightening up spaces across the city. In particular, the area around the waterfront has seen many a piece pop up in recent years, adding character to the already stri

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22 October 2020

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Leeds Self-Guided Architecture Tour

From award winning buildings to the intricately beautiful Victorian arcades, here in Leeds we have an array of fascinating architecture to keep you amused for the day. With a blend of old and new, the architectural styles and buildings are captiva

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24 July 2020

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20 Things to try in Leeds 2020

1. INDEPENDENT RESTAURANTS AND BARS Leeds is a haven of independent eateries so there are plenty of places to sink your teeth into. You can eat your way through the day without needing to call into a chain. Try breakfast at IF coffee bar

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6 January 2020

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