A Very Special, Very Poignant Anniversary

11th November 2018 marks the 100th Anniversary of the Armistice which ended the First World War. To mark this milestone in history, events have been organised throughout Leeds. The Town Hall was the hub for recruitment, administration and charity appeals during the conflict so it is only fitting that many of the commemoration events are […]

OPERA NORTH LAUNCHES ARMISTICE ARTS ACTIVITY FOR MEN

As the City prepares to commemorate the centenary of the end of World War I, Opera North is looking for men from across the community to take part in a new arts project based on the conflict and its aftermath. The Silent Night Creatives project’s inspiration comes from the opera Silent Night, based on World War I, […]

The Third Leeds Rum Festival – With Full Line-up

The 3rd Leeds Rum Festival will take place on Saturday October 27th at Leeds Corn Exchange from 7 p.m. until late. It is set to be a hugely entertaining – and educational – night, as brand ambassadors will deliver masterclasses alongside three of Leeds’ best bartenders who will deliver rum.  Put this together with music […]

The Lovely Eggs announce their supports for their autumn tour

Arguably the hardest working band in indie, surreal DIY punk rockers The Lovely Eggs are taking to the road again, after a headline show at Indietracks and a packed Far Out Stage at Green Man. They are set to appear at The Brudenell on 19 October. Their supports are Leeds art-rockers Mush as well as Manchester feminist […]