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King Edward Street - credit Wide Oyster

Leeds invites visitors to explore the city for longer this summer with complimentary nights at leading hotels

Visitors to Leeds this summer will be given added incentive to experience everything that the city has to offer, with the

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21 June 2021

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Ariel view of multistory cark park

Multistories: A place to meet, eat and drink eight storeys up.

A summer pop-up heading to Leeds this summer promises to deliver top-shelf music, cutting-edge food and drink, and a unique, socially distanced setting one may not normally associate with social gatherings

18 June 2021

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Leeds Town Hall Organ Recital - credit Simon Nieborak

Leeds Town Hall pulls out all the stops to preserve historic organ

It’s an historic conservation project that’s sure to strike a chord with music lovers all across Leeds and beyond.

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3 June 2021

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James Mackenzie

Trinity Kitchen Welcomes Top-Class Chef James Mackenzie

Taking inspiration and culinary influence from his travels around the globe, professional chef James Mackenzie will be joining Trinity Kitchen following the unveiling of its new bespoke street food van. Converted from an old Peugeot J7, the

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1 June 2021

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Dino Egg Hunt Opens - Gerard Binks

Huge dinosaur eggs laid across Leeds for free event

Augmented reality app shows which dinos will hatch for Leeds Jurassic Trail 2 Huge dinosaur eggs have been laid in a dozen locations in Leeds for visitors to now hunt down as part of a two week

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1 June 2021

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World Triathlon Series - David Pearce

Road closures and Roundhay Park access information as AJ Bell 2021 World Triathlon Leeds returns

Leeds City Council is urging people to plan ahead for this weekend as the city prepares to host AJ Bell 2021 World Triathlon Leeds for the fifth time. This year all races will start and finish in Roundhay Park, with all routes finishing outs

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1 June 2021

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The BOX, Chapel Allerton

Game-changing sports bar set to bring Bottomless Brunch and live music to Chapel Allerton

Leeds’ premier sports bar brand, BOX, is set to open its doors in Chapel Allerton on 17th May, bringing the same electric atmosphere to the popular suburb that has made its flagship venue such a hit. Landing just a few weeks ahead of

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20 May 2021

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Gallery, Thackray Museum of Medicine 2021 - Credit David Lindsay

Thackray will see you now! UK’s largest independent medical museum in Leeds finally opens its doors following a multi-million-pound redevelopment.

Thackray Museum of Medicine in Leeds has one of the UK’s most significant medical collections and this spring it will open its doors to showcase an extensive £4.1million redevelopment to enthral and enlighten people about the story of

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17 May 2021

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MINT Festival - Kristian Lam-Clark

MiNT Festival 2021 – Line Up Announced

Website: https://mintfestival.co.uk/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mintfestival/

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11 May 2021

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Leeds Playhouse 50th Exhibition

Leeds Playhouse to Celebrate 50th Anniversary With Audiences Live at the Theatre, in the Community and at Home

Leeds Playhouse has today announced an exciting season of productions and exhibitions to celebrate its milestone 50th anniversary as it looks forward to welcoming audiences back to the building safely in May. Leeds Playhouse was created by and for

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15 April 2021

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