Artist Nicolas Dixon, centre, pictured with owners Jamie and Matthew Hanson.

£300k make-over for pub

A PAIR of brothers have spent £300,000 transforming a suburban pub into “somewhere for the cool kids to go”, close to where they grew up.

John Roles, Cluny MacPherson, Kate Fellows, Sallie Elliot and Sharon Watson at the the Leeds Curriculum launch. PIcture: Simon Dewshurst

The cultural history of the city is now at teachers’ fingertips

Teachers and pupils from more than 30 schools across the city have helped tell the stories of everything from the prehistoric Armley hippo through to Victorian-era crime and punishment and the impact of the 2015 Leeds floods for a project that will help more children learn about our rich cultural history.

Coming soon to Yorkshire Sculpture Park - Mister Finch, The Rat's Sorting Office. Courtesy the artist.

Largest ever solo exhibit by city artist

LEEDS-based Textile artist Mister Finch invites you to the eccentric and fantastical world of The Wish Post, his intricately hand-sewn and constructed menagerie, at Yorkshire Sculpture Park.

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