Three men charged in connection with Christopher Lewis murder in Leeds

Police have charged a further three men in connection with the murder of Christopher Lewis in Leeds.

Ambulance called to Leeds Crown Court as murderer has fit in dock after guilty verdict

Police appeal after 15-year-old Leeds girl goes missing

All First Bus services delayed in Leeds as traffic chaos hits city

Duke Studio’s ‘Midnight’ club event is back in Leeds this spring

One of my favourite nights of 2018, Midnight, is back. An event that comes around just a few times a year and is special and different every time. Previous themes have included ‘Space Cadets’, ‘Eclectic Ensemble’ and ‘Cardboard City’. Trust me, they know how to throw a party. Midnight is a night for anyone and […]

New street food flavours arrive at Trinity Leeds for Autumn

A tantalising selection of new street food vendors have arrived at Trinity Kitchen, offering an array of exotic flavours to enjoy during the autumn season. Mendez Cuba, Drama Bites and Let’s Go Wild Boar have taken up residency at the popular eatery for six weeks, alongside returning vendors The Steak Out, Tikk’s Thai and Thai […]

Leeds Playhouse pop-up theatre opens its doors with first production

The Leeds Playhouse pop-up theatre has now opened its doors, with Jim Cartwright’s 1986 seminal play Road the first production to be performed in the space. Directed by Leeds Playhouse associate director Amy Leach, the play presents a powerful observation of the everyday lives of the working classes, with humour, determination and passion. The pop-up […]

These Leeds bus services are changing their timetables and routes on Sunday

Several buses across the city will have a revised timetable or new route introduced this weekend.

City’s most elegant pub – The Adelphi – ‘comfortable but weary’

Monday afternoon, and the city’s most elegant public house is sloughing off the tired skin of the weekend and easing itself back into life, seemingly with some reluctance.

Chocolatier makes vegan creme egg available for Easter

A chocolatier has created a plant-based version of a Cadbury’s Creme Egg, claiming it is “as good as, if not better than, the dairy alternatives”.

Ice bar to open in Leeds this weekend

Embrace the chill after the recent spring like sunshine as a new bar coming to Leeds gets super cool. For one day only, on Saturday February 23, The Light on The Headrow will play host to an exclusive ice bar, ‘Ice At the Light’, selling tasty winter-themed cocktails, including a Milkybar Snowball. All of the […]

Gin and Prosecco festival set to fizz things up in Leeds next month

If you love gin and prosecco then this festival will have you fizzing with joy. The Gin & Prosecco Festival will make its debut at the grade II listed Yeadon Town Hall on Saturday March 9, showcasing no less than 40 gins. Twenty will be from UK distillers and another 20 from around the world. […]

Leeds fine-dining restaurant, Man Behind the Curtain, and Slingsby Gin collaborate to create limited edition tipple

One of the city’s trendiest fine dining restaurants has teamed up with a gin-lover’s favourite to create a luxurious and unique tasting spirit. Harrogate-based Slingsby Gin has collaborated with Michelin-starred restaurant The Man Behind The Curtain to create a bespoke gin using Yorkshire botanicals and some other, more unusual, ingredients such as plankton and Exmoor […]

Popular Chapel Allerton cafe is snapped up by new owners

One of Chapel Allerton’s most popular cafes has been sold on as the current owners plan to move to Bali. House of Koko has been taken on by Rosita Roger, the current leaseholder of the nightclub and music venue, Distrikt Bar, in Leeds city centre. Chris Ball and Shanshan Zhu decided to sell the leasehold […]