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Dollhouse Leeds: Who’s coming out to play?

4 July 2019

The Leeds nightlife scene is about to get a hot-as-hell upgrade with the arrival of Dollhouse. Residing in a beautiful grade-II listed building in the city centre’s historical Hirst’s Yard, this picture-perfect bar presents a fresh new concept from local lad and platinum selling artist Tom Zanetti and DJ and entrepreneur Kane Towning.

Leeds International Festival 2020 dates announced

2 July 2019

Just over two months since Leeds International Festival wrapped up for 2019, we’re back with some key headline announcements for 2020.
Organisers are going public with dates for the diary for next year’s festival, a new theme and the launch of its Open Call.

HotBed Brunch Lands in Leeds

21 June 2019

HotBed lands in Leeds. You can enjoy their legendary parties at home as the HotBed Brunch returns to East 59th, on Saturday 13th July and Bank Holiday Sunday 25th August. The perfect place for a summer get together!

Completion of exciting Emerald Headingley Stadium refurbishment to be marked by special Community En

20 June 2019

Two special celebration events are to be held this year to mark the completion of exciting redevelopment work at Emerald Headingley Stadium.

Everybody's In The Place, Let's Go! Full Track-List For Classic Ibiza Revealed

19 June 2019

Don’t miss these stone-cold dance classics being performed live by a 32 piece orchestra, DJ and vocalists at Harewood House on Saturday 20 July.

Northern Ballet showcase exciting work of talented disabled dancers in Expressions

18 June 2019

Hosted by Northern Ballet, Expressions returns to Leeds this summer for the sixth year running, showcasing the exciting new work of talented disabled dancers from across the UK. The only event of its kind in Yorkshire, professional and community inclusive dance groups will perform over three accessible shows on Wednesday 10 and Thursday 11 July at the Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre, Leeds.

100 Days to the UCI Road World Championships

14 June 2019

Celebrations are taking place across Yorkshire to mark 100 days to go until the 2019 UCI Road World Championships.

Northern Ballet announces 50th Anniversary Programme

7 June 2019

Northern Ballet has announced details of their 50th Anniversary Programme including three world premières, a star-studded Gala and tours of some of the Company’s best-loved productions.

Leeds Chef Matt Healy to Launch Third Venture in his Hometown

28 May 2019

Award-winning chef Matt Healy has announced the launch of a gastropub in his hometown of Leeds – his third venture in the city in just a year.

Market Kitchen at Leeds Kirkgate Market expands

28 May 2019

Offering a vibrant mix of street food at great prices, tenants include the BBC award winning Manjit’s Kitchen to the unique Yorkshire Wrap Company and the current trend for Bao buns being catered for at Banh & Mee Other street food options include Jenny’s Jerk Chicken, Tea pot, Mr Mackeral, Frizza Pizza, Instanbul Bakery and Fat Annies.

Organisers of Yorkshire 2019 unveil race start and finish times

23 May 2019

With just under four months to go until the 2019 UCI Road World Championships, organisers Yorkshire 2019 have unveiled the highly anticipated race start and finish times.

Blackhouse steps into summer with new menu and gin garden

20 May 2019

Blackhouse is the ultimate place to be in Leeds when it comes to prime steak and premium cocktails, and their latest menu is once again full of temptation.

Opera North To Hold First Dementia Friendly Performance

16 May 2019

To mark Dementia Action Week which runs from 20-26 May, Opera North, one of the city’s largest arts organisations, has announced plans to stage England’s first dementia friendly opera performance this Autumn. Specialist dementia training will also be offered to every member of staff, raising awareness of the condition across the company.

Historic year as record numbers flock to Leeds Museums and Galleries

9 May 2019

Leeds Museums and Galleries welcomed a record number of visitors over the past year, new figures have revealed.

Leeds International Festival is Underway

7 May 2019

After an incredible first weekend of events, we look ahead the remaining days of this year’s festival

Lawless becomes first British winner of Tour de Yorkshire as Van Avermaet takes final stage

5 May 2019

Chris Lawless became the first British winner of the Tour de Yorkshire after defending champion Greg Van Avermaet won an enthralling final stage in Leeds.

City celebrations to deliver unforgettable ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 fan experience

30 April 2019

This summer thousands of new and existing cricket fans will have the opportunity to get up close to the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup action as all 10 world class host cities bring the tournament to life in iconic locations.

The Summer Cocktail Experience: Festival-inspired event heading to the Faversham

30 April 2019

After the phenomenal sell-out success of The Cocktail Experience over the past few years, the city’s premier party-centric cocktail event is back for 2019 with a twist. Taking place on Saturday 8th June, The Summer Cocktail Experience will be held at the iconic Faversham between 2-8pm, where a festival feel is guaranteed come rain or shine.

The UK’s Weirdest, Funniest, Most Boundary-Breaking and Most Pioneering Festival is about to Begin

30 April 2019

Leeds’ annual festival of innovation, diversity and discovery begins this week.

Countdown begins to the arrival of Tour de Yorkshire in Leeds

29 April 2019

With just under a week to go before the Tour de Yorkshire lights up Leeds, here is everything you need to know to ensure you do not miss a minute of the action.

Tour de Yorkshire fan village back in Leeds

29 April 2019

The Village will be returning to Millennium Square in Leeds as part of the celebrations around the 2019 Tour de Yorkshire.

Sven Vath presents the last ever Cocoon in the Park - 13th July 2019

28 April 2019

The team behind Cocoon in the Park are happy and sad all at the same time.

Happy to announce the line-up for number 11 but sad to tell you this will be the last ever Cocoon in the Park. Really.

First street food stalls announced for Beer and Bread at Fountains Abbey

24 April 2019

Vegan tacos, local beer and award-winning doughnuts on the menu at this collaboration event between Leeds Indie Food and Fountains Abbey

Eating the North: #EatNorth Returns for 2019

16 April 2019

#EATNORTH weekly food festival is returning to Leeds for its third year, with a cracking line up of indie food vendors, themed events and live music.

Gear up to welcome the world’s best cyclists

16 April 2019

With just over a fortnight to go until the start of the Tour de Yorkshire, organisers Welcome to Yorkshire are reminding people to get their Land Art and Best Dressed competition entries in.

Iconic ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy set to bowl over fans in Leeds

10 April 2019

Cricket fans in Leeds and from across the region are being offered the exciting opportunity to see close up and have their photo taken with one of the sport’s most prestigious trophies this Sunday.

The Lamb & Flag unveil fresh look and new menu

4 April 2019

The Lamb & Flag are back with a bounce this spring, unveiling a fresh interior design and revamped beer garden, an enticing new food menu and a calendar of events set to rock the city during the summer months.

Add a Spring to Your Step as New Street Food Vendors Arrive at Trinity Kitchen

2 April 2019

Brand new arrivals Po Boys, Little Tractor and Nan’s Kitchen have arrived at Trinity Kitchen, along with returning vendors Shoot the Bull, Original Fry Up Material and Feral Food Store, to serve up mouth-watering dishes to Leeds visitors.

Full race timings confirmed with one month to go to the Tour de Yorkshire

2 April 2019

Millions of spectators are expected to line the route over the four days of action which will see the Tour de Yorkshire take place between 2-5 May and the Asda Tour de Yorkshire Women’s Race between 3-4 May.

Resonance: Opera North’s Residency for BAME Music-Makers Returns

29 March 2019

Five lead artists will take part in the latest of Opera North’s Resonance residencies this April and May, developing new ideas in workshops and work in progress performances at the Company’s Leeds base, with the support of PRS Foundation.