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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.

Walks In A Winter Wonderland

Leeds is full of opportunities for a festive stroll or a bracing winter walk, in the city or the countryside this Christmas.  

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23 November 2021

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Christmas Shows for the Whole Family

This winter, you can experience world-class theatre, spectacular and dazzling performances in our unmissable programme of festive events. We’ve put together a list of some of the shows the whole family will enjo

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23 November 2021

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Ice Rink, Leeds - Zagni Photography

Christmas in Millennium Square

This Christmas is set to be one to remember as the city welcomes a whole host of new and exciting festive attractions and activities to bring in the winter season. Millennium Square is no exception. This year, you can expect even more fun f

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14 November 2021

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10 Festive Fine Dining Restaurants

As the foodie capital of the north, Leeds is home to an eclectic mix of restaurants, bars, cafes and street food venues serving tastes from around the world throughout the city. It’s no secret that one of the best things about the festive season

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10 November 2021

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Five Festive Shopping Hotspots

Leeds is one of the best shopping destinations in the UK, making it the perfect spot to get all your Christmas shopping done in one trip! With everything from luxury brands, high street names, unique independents and handmade markets, Leeds has yo

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9 November 2021

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Culture Seekers Unite: Leeds is The Go-To Destination to Get Your Culture Fix

Diversity, theatrics, performances, artistry, creativity and history. Leeds is a city brimming with culture around every corner that is waiting to be discovered. The cultural offering of our colourful city, that sits in the heart of the UK,

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1 November 2021

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Cool and Cosy Outdoor Drinking and Dining

The weather may be getting a little chilly, but that’s nothing a log fire or outdoor heater can’t fix! From rooftop bars to inviting outdoor tipis, our venues will be keeping you warm and snug this season. We’ve put together a list of the co

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1 November 2021

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Five Spectacular Shows This Winter

Leeds has many fantastic theatres and performance venues and is also home to Northern Ballet and Opera North, meaning there is never a shortage of spectacular shows. This winter season is no different! From the City Varieties Music Hall to the new

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28 October 2021

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Day Trips from Leeds by Train

When it comes to exploring West Yorkshire, there is so much to discover. With award winning museums and galleries, world-class architecture, heritage and stunning landscapes just a short train ride away, why not make the most of it? Here are some

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22 October 2021

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The Ultimate Guide to Leeds this Festive Season

As Christmas draws nearer, now’s the perfect time to start planning a fun filled festive city-break. Leeds gets into the Christmas spirit in fine form, so if you’re plotting a trip to the city this holiday seaso

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18 October 2021

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