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Models Take to the Catwalk in M&S Vintage Fashion

28 April 2016

Fashionistas have the chance to see retro gems on the catwalk next month when the M&S Company Archive in Leeds hosts its first vintage fashion show ‘Dressed in Time’.

Taking place on Saturday, May 7th the free show will feature fashion from the 1930s to the present day

Leeds goes Gung-Ho! with BBC Children in Need

25 April 2016

BBC Children in Need is inviting fun-seekers to take part in Gung-Ho!, a 5K giant inflatable obstacle course which will bring its UK tour to Temple Newsam, Leeds on Saturday 14th May.

A series of stunning shows at Leeds Grand Theatre next week

21 April 2016

The stage is set for host of events including comedy, dance, musical theatre and classic song

Over 70 more names added to Reading & Leeds 2016

21 April 2016

Reading & Leeds has added even more names to the Bank Holiday weekend mecca of music, with over 70 names announced today across 6 phenomenal stages.

Tickets go on sale for Emmerdale The Tour

21 April 2016

Explore behind the scenes of a live, working television set at Emmerdale Village. Limited tickets for 2016, dates now available to book.

Northern Ballet announces stylish new season for autumn 2016

20 April 2016

Northern Ballet has announced details of its autumn 2016 season which includes revivals of David Nixon OBE’s chic Beauty & the Beast and Jean-Christophe Maillot’s Les Ballets de Monte Carlo’s production of Romeo and Juliet. The Company will also perform Wuthering Heights in Leeds as well as touring popular children’s ballet Tortoise & the Hare, before holding the World Première of new children’s ballet Goldilocks & the Three Bears.

Snowsports for all – and we mean all!

20 April 2016

Snozone enhances “Snozone Disability Snowsports” with brand new sit-skis and FREE slope time 10th July 2016

The Tim Sayer Bequest: A Private Collection Revealed

19 April 2016

The Hepworth Wakefield to receive one of the UK's largest bequests, comprising 400 works of art and a three storey Victorian London house

Volunteer programme for The Columbia Threadneedle World Triathlon Leeds launches

18 April 2016

Organisers for the Columbia Threadneedle World Triathlon Leeds have officially launched the search for 750 volunteers, to help ensure the event - taking place on 11 and 12 June – is one of UK sporting highlights of the year.

Greek Street unveils Leeds’ largest alfresco dining area

15 April 2016

On Thursday 28th April, Greek Street is set to transform into Leeds’ largest outdoor drinking and dining area. To celebrate, The Alchemist, Gusto, The Liquorist, Bem Brasil, All Bar One and Wagamama will be offering a variety of food and cocktail tastings along with masterclasses and exclusive giveaways from 5pm onwards.

Live At Leeds reveals new stage on Briggate and food area for tenth birthday special

13 April 2016

Celebrating 10 years of breaking the latest and greatest new acts, Live At Leeds 2016 will have over 200 artists playing across the city in what is now becoming the UK’s must go to metropolitan festival. Today Live at Leeds can announce a special, free to all music stage and food area for the festival on Leeds’ most prominent street.

West Yorkshire Playhouse and Opera North go Into The Woods

13 April 2016

A major artistic collaboration between West Yorkshire Playhouse and Opera North comes to fruition this June as Stephen Sondheim’s INTO THE WOODS opens in Leeds. Bringing together two of Leeds’ key arts organisations for their first ever large scale co-production, it is directed by West Yorkshire Playhouse Artistic Director James Brining and performed by singers from the Chorus of Opera North.

'A ring for everyone': Opera North tours Wagner's epic Ring Cycle with a host of special events

12 April 2016

As Leeds-based national opera company Opera North prepares to perform six complete cycles of the Ring in cities across the country, audiences of all ages can look forward to a series of events illuminating Wagner’s astonishing and unparalleled achievement.

The Route 57 Car is coming through Leeds in April

12 April 2016

See the car tomorrow outside Jurys Inn Leeds from 6:30pm!

Grandstand Tickets Now On Sale For The 2016 Columbia Threadneedle World Triathlon Leeds

8 April 2016

Watch GB’s finest triathletes go head-to-head against the rest of the world in their last race on home soil ahead of Rio

Today sees the launch of the Grandstand tickets for the 2016 Columbia Threadneedle World Triathlon Leeds, taking place on Sunday 12th June.

Thought Bubble Festival 2016 Update

6 April 2016

Here's the first update on this year's Thought Bubble Festival from the organisers...

Festival-goers get ready to dock at Leeds Digital Festival

1 April 2016

Crowds are set to flock to Leeds Dock in April when the city’s prime waterside destination hosts the very best in music, art and creative expression for the Leeds Digital Festival.
The six-day event from 25-30th April will see people from across the country celebrate digital culture in all its forms.

Leeds Indie Food - A celebration of independent food and drink

1 April 2016

Leeds’ vibrant independent scene is set unite once again for a mouth-watering celebration of food and drink, marking the return of the city’s unique Leeds Indie Food festival from 12th to 30th May 2016. Last year’s event was the first of its kind in the country, and organisers are planning even more foodie fun this time around