Sunny Bank Mills Wins Placemaking Award

The Team at Sunny Bank Mills was thrilled to announce that Sunny Bank Mills has just won the ‘Best Use of Heritage in Placemaking’ award in the inaugural Yorkshire Business Insider Placemaking Awards. It was presented at a glittering ceremony at the Life Centre in Bradford, which was sponsored by Bradford UK City of Culture 2025 […]

Hip Hop Historian Society and Leeds City Museum Win Prestigious Award

The Hip Hop Historian Society (HHHS) and Leeds City Museum (LCM) have been honoured with the prestigious Best Temporary/Touring Exhibition under £80,000 award at the Museums + Heritage Awards. The ceremony took place on Wednesday 15 May at the Hilton Park Lane in London. The award-winning exhibition, “A Hip Hop Journey: 50 Years of Kulture,” […]

In Conversation With Chubby Chubbsta and D J Blendz

I came across Chubby Chubbsta, citizen name Jodie, a few months ago whilst doing a detour on my supermarket shopping.  It’s just as well I put my bags and bling before my five a day fruit and veg, because it meant my detour took me to the top of Briggate where Jodie was rapping. Walking in the […]

Street Art – The People’s Gallery

I’m very passionate and a keen champion of street art and the artists who create it.  I don’t feel street art and street artists get the recognition and respect they deserve.   I hope to help change this and want to write about the benefits of street art on mental health, especially during present times. […]