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The Human Aquarium Exhibition makes a splash in Leeds to highlight wildlife and environmental issues

The Human Aquarium Exhibition makes a splash in Leeds to highlight wildlife and environmental issues

By Evie Whitaker A thought-provoking exhibition arrived in Leeds in February giving a greater insight into what life is like for sea mammals. The exhibition – located in St Johns Centre – explored the issues of captivity and plastic waste through the use of mermaids, art, sculpture and photography. The exhibition aimed to raise awareness of the harsh conditions some […]

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Special Christmas tree of wishes in Leeds could help boost bee population

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A DISPLAY of Christmas wishes in a Leeds shopping centre could end up helping the struggling bee population.

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Refugee camp appears in north Leeds as part of hard-hitting art project

Refugee camp appears in north Leeds as part of hard-hitting art project

By Lizzy McEllan VOLUNTEERS HAD a taste of homelessness when they lived in a makeshift refugee camp as part of an art project on the streets of Horsforth.

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Yorkshire Voice Show 28/04/17

Yorkshire Voice Show 28/04/17

On today’s news – Tour de Yorkshire set off in Bridlington, the opening of the UK’s first purpose build triathlon centre and Horsforth’s art society’s annual spring show.  

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Leeds has the luck of the Irish with huge celebration for St Patrick’s Day Parade

Leeds has the luck of the Irish with huge celebration for St Patrick’s Day Parade

By Lauren Entwistle MORE THAN 5,000 people poured into Millennium Square to celebrate the Leeds Irish community with the annual St Patrick’s Day Parade last Sunday.

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Idris Khan’s art comes back home to Walsall Art Gallery

Idris Khan’s art comes back home to Walsall Art Gallery

  By Scott Francis INTERNATIONALLY renowned artist Idris Khan has returned home to Walsall Art Gallery.

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Leeds paint shop overflows with art for exhibition on Boxing Day floods

Leeds paint shop overflows with art for exhibition on Boxing Day floods

By Lauren Entwistle A LEEDS paint shop has transformed the damage caused by the Kirkstall Floods into beautiful works of art.

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Leeds Print Fair makes a great impression

Leeds Print Fair makes a great impression

By Abi Bates LEEDS CORN Exchange hosted the city’s annual Print Fair for the third year in a row at the weekend. The event hosted 50 stalls showing the public different printing techniques.

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Leeds photographer to exhibit at White Cloth Gallery

Setting up the exhibition in the White Cloth Gallery

by Mike Berriman From electric storms lighting up the sky over the Danube to insects covered in tiny drops of dew, the work of a Leeds photographer will go on display at the White Cloth Gallery this week.

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World’s largest stained glass window returns to York Minster

World’s largest stained glass window returns to York Minster

By Anders Anglesey York Minster is welcoming the return parts of the world’s largest expansive medieval stained glass window today after it had been taken down for preservation work. The 600-year-old East Window was removed in 2008 in an effort to preserve the historically significant artwork. Restoration each of the 108 panels required hours of dedication to bring back to […]

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