Six Of The Best

Six Of The Best

Six of the Best: Yorkshire Days Out

Before our brains become saturated with festive fayre and muddled with a multimedia onslaught in the run up to the big day, you might want to get away from it all... so here are six places to visit in Yorkshire

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Six of the best: New Leeds developments

Was there a recession recently? No-one told Leeds City Centre, which carried on with ‘business as usual’, with new developments across the city and it’s not finished yet... here are six recent and forthcoming schemes.

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Six of the Best: Santa’s grottos in Leeds and beyond...

Leeds Christmas lights switch-on, the John Lewis festive TV advert, it all means one thing - the Christmas season has officially begun. So, here are six of the best Santa’s grottos to visit in and around Leeds

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Towneley Bonfire Night takes place on Saturday

Six of the Best: Bonfires in Leeds (on Nov 5 or after)

Many of the large organised bonfires are taking place on Friday November 4 but here are still plenty of events marking Bonfire Night and later on in the week. Neil Hudson rounds up six of the best.

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South Shields Lecture 2014 guest speaker Alan Bennett at Harton Technology College, with David Miliband

Six of the Best: Leeds writers

As big name writers descend on Harrogate this weekend as part of the town’s history festival, we look at six of the best authors from Leeds, many of whom have changed the world.

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Six of the Best: Leeds music acts

Bob Dylan might have scooped a Nobel Prize for his lyrics but Leeds boasts its own lists of music acolytes. Neil Hudson takes a look at some of the bands, groups and musical movements shaped by our proud city

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Six of the Best: Hidden Treasures

Leeds is a awash with historical artefacts and strange object d’art, from ornate carvings to 100-year-old biscuits. Neil Hudson takes a look at half a dozen of these wondrous heirlooms

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Six of the Best: Students’ guide to best bars in the city

Some 30,000 new students have just arrived in Leeds and over the coming weeks and months will be getting to know our great city. Here’s a brief guide to six of the best water holes Leeds has to offer.

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Indian actor Rajinikanth, centre, poses with his director daughter Soundarya Rajinikanth and music composer AR Rahman, right, at a photo call for Kochadaiyaan: The Legend, at a west London hotel, Saturday, March 31, 2012. (AP Photo/Joel Ryan)

Six of the Best: Music acts coming to Leeds

The Leeds music scene is thriving, with big name acts flocking to the city. As the city celebrates one of its own - Nathan Clark from The Brudenell Social Club - being listed in the Indie50, we look at six top acts heading your way

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7 September 2016.......    Oliver - La Casita, Horsforth
Slow cooked Daube of beef, mustard trufle and wild mushrooms.
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Six of the Best: Tapas Restaurants in Leeds

Tapas restaurants are more popular than ever and Leeds has no shortage of them, so if you fancy nipping out to indulge in the Spanish cuisine, here are half a dozen places to try

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Six of the Best: Upcoming shows for Autumn 2016

Six of the Best: Upcoming shows for Autumn 2016

The start of a new academic year chimes with the launch of the new arts season, so as the nights begin to lengthen, here are half a dozen shows to give you something satisfying to fill them with

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The Lord Mayor of Leeds Coun Gerry Harper with Zophia Tursy, eight and Phoebe Eddy, seven

Six of the Best: Last Minute Summer Holiday Treats

There’s still a full week left before the ‘back to school’ blues kick in, which means it’s time to make the most of those precious sunshine days. Neil Hudson looks at options for the final week of the school summer holidays

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Six of the Best: Burgers in Leeds

Six of the Best: Burgers in Leeds

August 25 is National Burger Day, which is really just an excuse to go out and tuck into some posh fast food. This week we take a look at six of the best beef burger meals Leeds has to offer

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Six of the Best: Paralympians with links to Leeds and Yorkshire

Last week we looked at prominent Yorkshire Olympians - this week we feature six Paralympians, past and present, who have links to the Leeds and Yorkshire area

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Adrian Moorhouse.

Six of the best: Yorkshire Olympians

When it came to swimming in the 1980s, there was one name you couldn’t avoid. Bradford-born Adrian Moorhouse dominated the sport, but it wasn’t always easy. After losing out at the Los Angeles Olympics in 1984 some feared his career was over, but four years later Moorhouse was back winning gold in the 100m breaststroke at Seoul. After retirement, he went into business as managing director of Lane4, a consultancy helping individuals and teams around the world reach their fullest potential. He has twice been voted Best Leader in the Sunday Times Best Small Companies to Work For.

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Six of the Best: Yorkshire Day events

If you are looking for something to do to mark Yorkshire Day (August 1), then here are six themed events to make you proud to be from God’s Own County.

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Undated Film Still Handout from The BFG. Pictured: Ruby Barnhill as Sophie and Mark Rylance as The BFG. See PA Feature FILM Spielberg. Picture credit should read: PA Photo/Entertainment One. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature FILM Spielberg.

Six of the Best: School summer holidays activities

The school summer holidays are upon us, so here are half a dozen suggestions for things to keep the little ones occupied and allow you some time to relax

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The new Angry Birds Activity Park at Lightwater Valley Theme Park. PIC: Ben Parsons

Six of the Best: Summer Days Out

The school summer holidays are fast approaching, which means parents need to be prepared. Here are half a dozen suggestions for fun days out, whether you have children or not. Words by Neil Hudson

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Six of the Best: July 4 events

With American Independence Day just around the corner, here are six suggestions to mark the day in Leeds and Yorkshire but they’re not all about waving the flag...

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Six of the Best: Yorkshire Festival Events

Six of the Best: Yorkshire Festival Events

This week saw the start of Yorkshire Festival, a celebration of everything our great county has to offer. Here’s a run-down of some of the attractions of the event, which will run until July 3

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