Keeping it Local – With OWT’s Esther Miglio and James Simpson

Discovering another food gem in Kirkgate Market never fails to get my pulse racing.  Summer 2016 saw the opening of the indoor food court area, where some of Leeds’ now-favourite street food vendors first made an appearance. Since then though, new food vendors have been few and far between, despite the near-empty old butcher’s row, […]

‘Go and order their delicious pasta now!’. Sarto, reviewed

If this pandemic were to be defined by a food, it would without a doubt be pasta. It all began at the end of the pasta-as-comfort-food season. You know, those days when it’s getting dark at 4pm and all you can really comprehend is going home, cooking a huge bowl of penne, adding something creamy/cheesy/spicy […]


Although many stalls are shut, Leeds’ Kirkgate Market is still open for essentials such as fruit and veg, bread, meat, cheese and a range of tinned and packet food. Cath Kane and Thomas Chalk do their weekly shop. Leeds Kirkgate Market is, for us, one of the most important places in the City Centre. Until […]

North and Soul Yoga – Online

Leeds based yoga studio North and Soul offers online yoga classes for everyone. Looking after our physical and mental health is more important than ever right now. But, with all the gyms now closed, our opportunities for exercise have diminished. However, just because we need to spend more time inside, it doesn’t mean that we […]

Mowgli Street Food

Leeds will be home to Mowgli Street Food’s 11th restaurant when it opens on Boar Lane.  Editor’s Note:  The opening of Mowgli is delayed, but is something to add to our list of things to look forward to.   The Indian home kitchen is bringing her ‘signature rope swings, Tolkien trees and amber twinkle’, creating an alluring, […]