Post Tagged with: “Festival”

Spectacular Light Night dazzled in another year of success

Spectacular Light Night dazzled in another year of success

By Adele Lyth The leader of Leeds City Council has described Light Night as a “bold and impressive statement” that has put the city on the global map. The spectacular light and sound event captivated thousands with an evening of artworks and performances by artists from around the world. Light Night is one of the UK’S biggest arts and light […]

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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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WOW Festival celebrates women in Bradford

WOW Festival celebrates women in Bradford

By Rebecca Marano THE WOMEN of the World Festival was in Bradford for the second year running. The festival was one of 20 held around the world including London, Ethiopia and Hong Kong and celebrates women and explores the obstacles they face.

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Leeds WinterFest returns for World Vegan Month

Leeds WinterFest invites visitors to sample a wide variety of ethical produce

By Polly Robinson ONE OF the UK’s biggest vegan festivals returns to Leeds this weekend. Leeds WinterFest takes place on November 26 in Leeds Town Hall and will celebrate all aspects of vegan life alongside World Vegan Month.

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New indie festival of music, film and tech to launch in Leeds this April

New indie festival of music, film and tech to launch in Leeds this April

By Charlie Wainwright LEEDS’ FIRST ever week-long indie International Festival will be held this April – featuring chart-topping musicians Rag ‘n’ Bone Man and the White Lies. 

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Horsforth to host Food & Drink Festival

Horsforth Food Festival

by Caroline Grandjean Home-grown Yorkshire produce will be celebrated this month when a two-day food and drink festival is held in Hall Park, Horsforth.

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TONIGHT: Spoken word workshop kicks off Chapeltown Arts Festival

TONIGHT: Spoken word workshop kicks off Chapeltown Arts Festival

By David Mackie Chapeltown Arts Festival will kick off tonight with a spoken word workshop by poet Saju Iqbal Ahmed at Inkwell, and conclude on Sunday with ‘LAB in a Van’ – a series of pop-up cabaret pieces performed from the back of a transit van at locations all over Chapeltown. Hip-hop masterclasses, improvisational theatre and an African tie dye workshop […]

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Yorkshire gets a taste of pioneering arts at culture festival

Yorkshire gets a taste of pioneering arts at culture festival

Bradford will be treated to punk-poets, folk musicians and film directors when the RECON festival arrives at venues across the city, later this month The festival will bring some of the world’s leading artists to West Yorkshire, some of whom have had their work featured at the Tate Modern and other leading art installations. Director Anand Patwardhan and musician King […]

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NEWS BULLETIN: Thurs, July 31

NEWS BULLETIN: Thurs, July 31

Watch a roundup of today’s news in brief from the Yorkshire Voice newsroom, presented by Mark Kielesz-Levine on Thursday, July 31.

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Real Ale lovers celebrate Yorkshire weekend

Real Ale lovers celebrate Yorkshire weekend

By Anders Anglesey The pumps and glasses are being polished as the Yarnbury Beer festival gets ready to welcome around 2,000 people over the weekend. The festival, now in its fifth year, will be showcasing a wide range of beers and ciders from all across the region. The festival has been organised to celebrate Yorkshire Day on August 1, which […]

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