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Home Cinema Hire Leeds

Leeds Entrepreneur launches a home ‘pop up’ cinema hire business

During the national lockdown, a Leeds entrepreneur launched a ‘pop up’ cinema hire concept called Home Cinema Hire Leeds, and as a result of its phenomenal success, it hopes to establish a national franchise. It was during lockd

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21 January 2021

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RLWC2021 Host Cities of Leeds and York Join Squad Trips List

Available now, fans can plan and purchase their ‘Squad Trips’ for Leeds and York as well as the opening ceremony weekend in Newcastle and Finals weekend in Manchester. Fans can book now via:

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17 December 2020

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Northern Ballet's Abigail Prudames as Victoria and Joseph Taylor as Albert in Victoria. Photo Emma Kauldhar

Northern Ballet Win at the South Bank Sky Arts Awards 2020

Northern Ballet is delighted to have won the dance award at the South Bank Sky Arts Awards for its production of Victoria. Presented at a socially-distanced ceremony at the London Coliseum on Wednesday, Northern Ballet was nominated alongside Ball

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10 December 2020

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RLWC2021 To Stage End-Of-Year Ticket Promotional Sale

To be the first to hear about RLWC2021 tickets and other news sign up here: com/signup   Rugby League World Cup 2021 (RLWC2021) today (3 December, 2020) confirmed that they will launch an end-of-year-sale for

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9 December 2020

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As You Are soundwalk opens in Leeds on Sat 12 Dec. Photo credit Tom Arber

Opera North Brings Festive Cheer To Communities Across The North This Christmas

Fidelio: livestream conducted by Mark Wigglesworth from Leeds Town Hall on Sat 12 Dec As You Are: A Leeds Soundwalk: opens on Sat 12 Dec with reduced group sizes of six

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3 December 2020

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Mural of Rob Burrow

Mural of inspirational Leeds Rhinos legend Rob Burrow nears completion

A mural of rugby league legend Rob Burrow, whose courageous fight against motor neurone disease (MND) continues to inspire people from across the world is set for completion in Leeds city centre later this week. Depicted wearing the famous c

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2 December 2020

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Opera North launches its Light Up Lives campaign for Christmas 2020

Light Up Lives: Connect People Through Music This Christmas

“It has been an anchor in a storm” From Couch to Chorus participant   Opera North is asking people to help light up lives in schools, communities and homes this Christmas through the power of mu

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1 December 2020

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The OPEN gift card next to a pint

Leeds Entrepreneurs launch OPEN Gift Card to help boost independent businesses

This month, local entrepreneurs Paul Lenihan, Tim Rooke and Greg Brant officially launch a new type of gift card which can be used across the city centre and suburbs, in a wide variety of independent businesses. The OPEN gift card is designed to g

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27 November 2020

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Cleve Freckleton as Rasta Claus

Rasta Santa goes virtual this Dec and gives a ‘lickle back.’

Children’s events company BOOMCHIKKABOOM have joined forces with Pink Gorilla/Hairy Lemon and production company 4i events to bring you a virtual Santa experience with a difference! Meet Rasta Claus; he’s the ‘cool’ cousin of Father

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26 November 2020

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Leeds Lights

Line-up announced for city’s first ever virtual Christmas lights switch-on

Stars of stage, sport and screen will join residents from all across Leeds for the city’s first ever virtual Christmas lights switch-on which will be premiered on 2 December. The exciting line-up for the online seasonal showpiece has been

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24 November 2020

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