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‘Young at Arts’ Serves up a Free Treat for the Over-55s Chinwag Welcomes Kevin Rowland to The Sofa EatNorth: The New Weekly Street Food Market
 
‘Young at Arts’ Serves up a Free Treat for the Over-55s

‘Young at Arts’ Serves up a Free Treat for the Over-55s

  Food, Glorious Food: an afternoon of fun, feasting and festivities is a free event for over 55s taking place on Saturday, 8 July. Yorkshire Dance is inviting anyone aged 55+ from across Leeds to bring a dish they’ve made, grown or bought to add to a delicious cold buffet, then sit back and enjoy […]

‘Young at Arts’ Serves up a Free Treat for the Over-55s
Chinwag Welcomes Kevin Rowland to The Sofa

Chinwag Welcomes Kevin Rowland to The Sofa

  Chinwag, the easy-going, unstructured chat with distinguished cultural icons held at Outlaws Yacht Club will be welcoming Kevin Rowland on Thursday 6th July. Kevin, a one-off, singer, artist and maverick, is leader of the iconic Dexys Midnight Runners, now Dexys, who staged a critically acclaimed comeback in 2012 after a 25 year hiatus, with […]

Chinwag Welcomes Kevin Rowland to The Sofa
EatNorth: The New Weekly Street Food Market

EatNorth: The New Weekly Street Food Market

The team behind the Leeds Indie Food festival have recently announced a brand new project: EatNorth. Starting on 17 June, the new project will be a weekly food fair located at the North Brewing Co taproom in Sheepscar, just outside the city centre – so that keen foodies can grab a bite of Leeds Indie […]

EatNorth: The New Weekly Street Food Market
Roll up, roll up…A World Famous Leeds Variety Show in Support of our Carers.

Roll up, roll up…A World Famous Leeds Variety Show in Support of our Carers.

28 June 2017

      Join local charity Carers Leeds this Saturday for an afternoon of great entertainment held in one of the UK’s oldest music halls. Five incredible acts from across the UK will come together for an afternoon of fun and entertainment. Opera-lele – George Bartle and Amanda Harkett offer a crossover act specialising in […]

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Extraordinary Opportunity for Young Musicians with Opera North

Extraordinary Opportunity for Young Musicians with Opera North

23 June 2017

    Opera North’s popular Orchestra Camp returns this summer with young players being given the opportunity to spend a week of their school holidays perfecting their skills with some of the region’s finest performers. The camp will run at the University of Leeds School of Music from Monday 21 to Friday 25 August and […]

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Welcome to the Jungle … in Roundhay!

Welcome to the Jungle … in Roundhay!

21 June 2017

  The Jungle Garden is a lush rainforest of a suburban garden and the brainchild of Roundhay resident Nick Wilson who is opening his little corner of tropical paradise to the public for charity. Nick’s inspiration for the ’Jungle’ garden style was borne out of a few holidays to Cornwall, visiting the lush, tropical looking […]

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Cultural Pioneer James Lavelle Brings Daydreaming Exhibition to Leeds Dock

Cultural Pioneer James Lavelle Brings Daydreaming Exhibition to Leeds Dock

16 June 2017

  Leeds Dock will be hosting a very special exhibition from cultural pioneer James Lavelle of UNKLE and Mo’ Wax in spaces across the site June 24th – 25th. Daydreaming with UNKLE presents… The Road: Leeds Dock is a multi-sensory exhibition in partnership with Canon, Bowers & Wilkins and Leeds BID (Business Improvement District) and […]

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The Martin House Hospice Colour Run

The Martin House Hospice Colour Run

16 June 2017

  Dazzle and dash for cash as Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People holds its annual Colour Run on Sunday 23rd July. Martin House is asking runners from around the region to wear their whitest whites and prepare to be pelted with paint as they run around the 3.5km course at Stockeld […]

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Leeds Mencap & Barclays Yorkshire raise an amazing £32,500

Leeds Mencap & Barclays Yorkshire raise an amazing £32,500

13 June 2017

    Leeds Mencap’s 2016 partnership with the Barclays Yorkshire and North East Region has raised £32,500 to support very young children with learning disabilities across Leeds in their specialist Hawthorn playroom. “We have worked closely with Barclays over many years but 2016 was fantastic as the staff threw themselves enthusiastically into raising money for […]

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Young Leeds Kick Boxer Wins British Title

Young Leeds Kick Boxer Wins British Title

13 June 2017

  Worlds Youngest Black Belt, Jake Frood (9 years old) from Leeds  has gained himself yet another title. Jake who fights on the England Kickboxing Team and is officially sponsored by the Stobart Group recently returned from Birmingham where he Won GOLD and took the British Grand Slam Kickboxing Championship Title. Jake who attends Broadgate […]

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Dadstastic: The Huge Free Father’s Day Party at Leeds City Museum

Dadstastic: The Huge Free Father’s Day Party at Leeds City Museum

13 June 2017

  Dadstastic, a day of free family fun organised by Leeds Dads, takes place on Father’s Day (Sunday 18 June 2017) from 11am – 3pm at Leeds City Museum, Millennium Square. The day is for babies, toddlers and children up to 11 years old and offers a great opportunity for parents, carers and grandparents to interact […]

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Charity Cycling Fun Day to Support Great Britain Transplant Sport Cyclist

Charity Cycling Fun Day to Support Great Britain Transplant Sport Cyclist

12 June 2017

  Cyclists from across West Yorkshire are invited to take part in a Charity Cycling Fun Day at the Brownlee Centre on Sunday 18th June between 1-4pm. Proceeds from the event will enable Leeds-based junior cyclist, Esben Rost, to represent Great Britain in the World Transplant Games in Malaga, Spain later this month. Esben, aged […]

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A Clean Up for Leeds Waterfront Festival

A Clean Up for Leeds Waterfront Festival

09 June 2017

  The Canal & River Trust, has announced plans to host the city’s largest waterfront clean-up on Friday 16th June and is inviting local workers and residents to come down and help out. The charity, which looks after the Leeds & Liverpool and the Aire & Calder Navigation running through Leeds, has already secured the […]

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