CORA is Launching an Evening Tasting Menu

Elizabeth Cottam’s latest venture is CORA, a contemporary bake house, dining room and wine cellar based in Boston Spa. It hasn’t taken long for her to expand to an evening tasting menu. CORA only opened in spring 2021 as an innovative bakery with a patisserie-based brunch and daytime tasting menu. CORA’s new and diverse offering […]

Formed By A River: Volume 2

A diverse range of grassroots artists from across the North of England has compiled a musical offering with charities Music Venue Trust and Stagehand in mind. Formed By A River has announced the second volume of their charity compilation celebrating previously unreleased material from an incredible range of artists across the M62. Volume 1 raised […]

Echoes of Thornton – A Celebration of Heritage and Community

A new interactive artwork is helping people to find out more about the area’s history and highlight the importance of community. Thornton village is famous as the birthplace of the Brontës, as well as its 20-arch viaduct and the former workers’ cottages which form South Square which were rescued from demolition in the 1980s. Those […]

Thornton’s South Square Centre Has New Residents – The Bronte Bats.

The heritage arts and community centre in Thornton, the birthplace of the Brontes, has named three bats discovered in its rafters – Charlotte, Emily and Anne. The Centre is a collection of 19th century grade II workers’ cottages, which are now providing a unique home for the bats. When the works started on the restoration […]