Legendary Leeds nightclub, Mint, announces closure after 20 years of partying

The MINT Club is closing after 20 years. The area around the Harrison Street nightclub is being developed and the club bosses say they are not able to renew or extend the lease. Derrick Carter played the first Mint Show for Back To Basics back in 1998 and since then brands like Back to Basics, Technique, Asylum,Teknicolor and Bigger […]

Winter warmer as the Cocktail Experiences reveals all about its fourth event in Leeds

New street food flavours arrive at Trinity Leeds for Autumn

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

Leeds coffee shop to host bake sale and brunch to raise funds for children of Syria

North Star Coffee Shop and General Store will be hosting a special bake sale and brunch this August, in an effort to raise essential funds for Unicef’s appeal for the children of Syria. Held on 18 and 19 August, the event comes in support of a new #BakeForSyria cookbook, which brings together Syrian-inspired savoury and […]

First ever Cabaret and Burlesque Festival to come to Leeds this August

Leeds will play host to the city’s first ever Cabaret and Burlesque Festival this August, showcasing the finest UK and international performers. Taking place from Friday 10 to Saturday 19 August, the festival will welcome the very best dancers, acrobats and live stage performers for 10 eventful days of entertainment. A glittering schedule of events […]

Magical School of Wizardry returns to Leeds for one day only

The grounds of Kirkstall Abbey will be given a dose of magic this weekend, as the magical School of Wizardry returns for one day only. Back by popular demand, the Harry Potter inspired event will bring the wonder of Hogwarts to Leeds, with a wealth of spellbinding attractions for visitors to enjoy. The School of […]

Hyde Park Book Club becoming a hub for Leeds culture

It started its current guise as a cafe and bar but now the former petrol station in Hyde Park is becoming a hub for culture and communities. Next month a jazz album, “To Be Here Now”, will be released in an attempt to document and celebrate some of the best jazz and improvised music currently […]

A rare opportunity to own this superb family home barn-conversion

An incredibly rare opportunity to purchase this delightfully positioned and most charming four-bedroom barn conversion. This stone built detached barn was converted in 2005 and recently benefited from a sizeable rear extension creating additional living accommodation with double bedroom above. A superb family home of great appeal that will suit a variety of purchasers. It […]

Leeds party boy Jordan seeing out summer in style and swagger

Summer 2018 may be on its last breath, but who’s complaining? With a calendar chock full of ‘badass’ events, and a holiday in the Balearics still to look forward to, I’m striding into autumn with bounce, swagger and a nifty new wardrobe. As we speak, I’m still reeling a little from the August Bank Holiday, […]

Harvey Nichols launches a bottomless brunch in Leeds

The latest bottomless brunch to pop up in Leeds has gone luxury. Now it is not just the main thoroughfare of bars that are getting involved. Harvey Nichols (or Holly Nichols as City Buzz reported this week that the upmarket department store is being known as this month) is doing a three course meal with […]

Mixing it up already for Leeds’ next cocktail experience

I’m thrilled to announce that we’re bringing The Cocktail Experience back on Friday  November 9, just in time to kick off the party season. Winter bar crawls can be something of a drag when the weather turns, so having all of my favourite bars under one roof is a dream come true as far as […]

Leeds’ secret bar The Domino is revealed to the world in a top 20 list of hidden haunts

It’s a secret even in Leeds to many people still so it is quite a thing for a world-wide drinking guide to have found it. The Domino Club has been named among the 20 best hidden bars in the world. The Difford’s Guide for Discerning Drinkers has listed the underground bar – accessed via a […]

Chicken winner and the best Instagram dessert at Headingley’s newest haunt

Manahatta Headingley finally arrived in early August, bringing a pop of glitz and glamour to Leeds’ student capital. Having partied hard many a night in the Greek Street location, I was keen to see what the brand could do to the former Arc venue, and so I swung by for dinner with a few friends. […]