LEEDS

Top 5 Student Pubs in Leeds

It’s February, and whilst the January Blues are now out of the way, Christmas is slowly becoming a distant memory and the second semester has well and truly begun. Maybe you’re in your final year and can’t afford to spend your time being perpetually hungover, or perhaps you’re not quite ready to apply the fake […]

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LEEDS

The 6 top veggie and vegan meals-out in Leeds

With an increase in awareness for animal welfare, environmental issues, and health concerns linked to meat consumption, the flexitarianism trend is truly booming, with new stats revealing 44% of Brits willing to or already committed to reducing their meat consumption or even cutting it out all together. The restaurant industry has responded to this trend […]

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LEEDS, Music

Conflare at Key Club: Gig Review

Slam Dunk Presents: Check out Conflare here Check out Overbite here Check out In Your Prime here Check out Hurricane Eric here As first support and first gig as a full band, Hurricane Eric are surprisingly solid for their lack of experience. But as musically sound as they are for a fledgling group, you can’t […]

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LEEDS

A Pitch-Perfect Winter Showstopper: A Capella at Left Bank

I don’t know about anyone else, but I really struggled to get into the Christmas spirit this year. Maybe it’s the lack of snow, the fact that shops began selling advent calendars in September or just that the Christmas market decided to open its doors in November, I just haven’t been feeling festive. But oh, […]

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Art & Culture, LEEDS

Women and Work in the North’s Art World  - The Open Source Arts Interviews: Hannah Burgess, Marketing and Communications Coordinator

This week we’re speaking to some of the big brains behind the running of Open Source Arts, a multi-faceted space on Kirkstall Road that aims to bring local communities together through a mixture of exciting events throughout the year. From circus and yoga to river clean ups and metal welding workshops and visual art exhibitions, […]

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Art & Culture, LEEDS

‘Being Tommy Cooper’- a review

A warts-and-all glimpse into the rise of Britain’s most recognisable comedians, “Being Tommy Cooper” is Open Theatre’s latest production by director Charlotte Ranson, shining a light on the life of the man behind the laughs. The story centres on the beginnings of Cooper’s career after landing his first big slot in a variety show at […]

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Art & Culture, LEEDS

‘In The Heights’- a review

In association with LUU Backstage Society and sponsored by Host – The Foundry, Stage Musicals Society’s adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s In The Heights, presented on the Riley Smith Theatre stage, brought New York’s Washington Heights straight to the heart of Leeds! Directed by Lucy Johnson and produced by James Freedman, this musical showcases the lives […]

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