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Raising the bar for Leeds beer week

Raising the bar for Leeds beer week

Beer fans rejoice – as there is no sign of closing time in the city any time soon. Leeds Beer Week is back and bigger than before – and given that last year saw more than 100 events at 40 different venues – crafty consumers are in for a treat. While last year the focus […]

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Thinking out of the box for revamp of Leeds based bar brand

Thinking out of the box for revamp of Leeds based bar brand

As one city centre brand opens in the suburbs, one of the main haunts in Headingley is launching in Leeds. The Box is set to open in Goodbard House on Infirmary Street on September 14 and the boss of the brand behind it, Leeds based Arc Inspirations, has given City Buzz a flavour of what’s […]

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Concepts and cocktails for Leeds chameleon bar

Concepts and cocktails for Leeds chameleon bar

Gin bars, cocktails bars, champagne bars and rum bars. Leeds has got them all but one bar has itself been a bit of all of these in its time. Still yet to reach its third birthday, The Hedonist Project has tried out every conceivable concept in a first for the Leeds bar and drink industry. […]

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No boundaries as Leeds chefs reveal what is on the menu for new business ‘Feed’.

No boundaries as Leeds chefs reveal what is on the menu for new business ‘Feed’.

Crisps, ice-cream, bacon bits, pretzels and chocolate and peanut butter sauces. Absolutely should not work, but it just does. This ‘Hangover Cone’ descended from “everything you need” to recover after a heavy night is possibly one of the most bizarre but best things you will eat in Leeds this summer – and when chef and […]

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The Leeds pride party kicks off early with Hedkandi

The Leeds pride party kicks off early with Hedkandi

From the terraces of Ocean Beach Club in Ibiza and glamorous parties all over the world including Dubai, Singapore, Beijing, Doha, Amsterdam, Barcelona – the global phenomenon that is Hedkandi is coming to Leeds to kickstart the Pride party. Tomorrow the Hedkandi Courtyard Party will get underway at 4pm at Bar Fibre and Queens Court in […]

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A shuffler, a baller and another year older for Leeds party guru Jordan

A shuffler, a baller and another year older for Leeds party guru Jordan

Listen up people, 35 is the new 25 – I’ve made it official. I’ll admit that my imminent birthday was starting to make me feel decidedly old, but I’ve managed to claw back the years recently by essentially behaving like a big kid, and I’d highly recommend it to anyone else feeling the same (So, […]

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New hipster venue will feed the suburbs as Leeds chefs take it out of the city

New hipster venue will feed the suburbs as Leeds chefs take it out of the city

Two of the most talked about chefs in the city are cooking up a new venture which will take them out of the “saturated city centre” food scene to create something that has not been done before in Leeds. Luke Downing, owner of fine dining restaurant Vice and Virtue and winner of three categories at […]

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The beat of New York in the heart of Headingley

The beat of New York in the heart of Headingley

  Headingley is set to receive a slice of New York glamour this August when a new kid arrives in town. Decadent bar brand, Manahatta, has invested £500k in transforming the former Arc site into a new venue that is set to breathe new life into the beating heart of Leeds’ student capital. Expect innovative […]

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5 refreshing iced tea recipes to try this summer season

5 refreshing iced tea recipes to try this summer season

As we all try to make the most of the sunny weather, the dining table has been ditched for the outdoors as barbecue season gets into full swing. And while grilling up a meaty feast is a staple summer activity, there are some other tasty treats you can easily whip up from the comfort of […]

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Beach bodies and all-nighters at the Botanist  – how Leeds’ main man rolled this week

Beach bodies and all-nighters at the Botanist – how Leeds’ main man rolled this week

Love Island bod? I’m working on it! With the entire country gripped with World Cup fever, I decided to dust off my sweatpants and head back to Snap Fitness in a last-ditch attempt to get ripped for the Love International Festival. Whether it turns out to be too little too late remains to be seen, […]

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