Leeds pupils have taken part in the 2019 Schools Yorkshire Tour this week, a 200 mile cycle relay which aims to encourage more pupils to cycle to school and improve cycle skills. Pupils from various schools across the city have been transporting the baton from school to school, starting at Guiseley Primary School in the […]

Arts welcomes Simon Turner Arts is the well-renowned and long-standing independent restaurant which has been located on Call Lane for almost a quarter century. Under new ownership this year, Arts have now added a new Head Chef to their recent evolution. Simon Turner makes his way to heading up Arts after a four year tenure […]

Our canine friends like a good day out as much as we do, so this Leeds bar’s event will be perfect for their next outing. Does your pet Schnauzer have an award-worthy beard? Does your labradoodle have the waggiest tail on the block? Or, could you and your beloved border collie be the next Ashleigh […]

Dirty Martini have taken their Martini Brunch & sprinkled it with summer vibes. Featuring their Summer Beefeater Gin & Tonics in their new Bottomless Gin Brunch. Guests can enjoy Bottomless G&Ts, Prosecco, a choice of three Martinis (Passion Fruit, French & Espresso) or beer for 90 minutes, alongside a beautifully presented birdcage of sharing food. […]

Dirty Martini have teamed up with Beefeater Gin to create a Summer drinks menu; HOUSE of PINK vs HOUSE of ORANGE featuring all new Beefeater Blood Orange and Insta-famous Strawberry Pink Gin. House of Pink features the tropical and refreshing I Lychee Like That with Strawberry Pink Gin, watermelon, lychee and strawberries served with dehydrated […]

A group of ex-pit workers from Leeds have gone back to the coal face, working with volunteers to unearth the history of mining at Temple Newsam. Blot on the Landscape, a new exhibition at Temple Newsam House, explores stories of deep shaft, drift and open cast mining on the estate, which once saw large swathes […]

A building which once powered a key part of the city centre of Leeds during the industrial revolution is set to bring a new spark to one of the biggest regeneration schemes in Europe as it is brought back into use for the TV and film sector. The Engine House, located in the South Bank […]

Hotel Chocolat has created a bespoke Father’s Day event which will take place exclusively in Leeds this June. Expanding on their Chocolate Tasting Events and Bean to Bar Chocolate Making Experiences, this is a brand new concept tailored to Dad’s palette. Reservations are available now, with seats available at £25 per person. Created for the […]

Brand New Street Food Vendors Arrive at Trinity Kitchen Five tasty new names – Yoi Fried Chicken, The Funky Duck, Yard Dogs, CMG Fish & Chips and Simply Strawberries – have now arrived at Trinity Kitchen. Each bringing their own unique, mouth-watering dishes, the street food vendors are taking residency for the next nine weeks. Yoi Fried Chicken is serving authentic Asian fried chicken with a fusion […]

Leeds Chef Matt Healy to Launch Third Venture in his Hometown Award-winning chef Matt Healy has announced the launch of a gastropub in his hometown of Leeds – his third venture in the city in just a year. The 36-year-old chef and his team Seventh Course Ltd will take over the reins at The Beehive […]

Blackhouse is the ultimate place to be in Leeds when it comes to prime steak and premium cocktails, and their latest menu is once again full of temptation. Add to this the arrival of a stunning Gin Garden for al-fresco cocktail sipping and an event calendar worth clearing your diary for, and you’ve got summer […]

Vice & Virtue have made waves in the city since launching back in 2016, and their success story has been as much about their constant evolution as the food itself! True to form, they are heading towards summer 2019 with a newly-appointed Head Chef, an assortment of seductive dishes and a few cosmetic tweaks. Jonathan […]

For more than 500 years it’s been one of the cornerstones of Leeds’s history and heritage. Now a new project to help secure the historic Temple Newsam estate for future generations has secured important funding, made possible by money raised by National Lottery players, from The National Lottery Heritage Fund. Temple Newsam House and its […]

Gin ’N Jazz is back, with it’s residency on the last Sunday of each month. Reverend Chunky Times aka Cleve Freckleton, will be hosting with his deep husky vocals, reminiscent of Louis Armstrong. It will be taking place at the fantastic Tailors located in the Grand Arcade. Step back into the ROARING 1920s as you […]

Leeds Indie Food Festival kicked off on 9th May, and has already delivered sell-out events, genius collaboration menus and unique experiences across the city. With another some days days left of the festival, there’s still plenty of workshops, supper clubs and street-food festivities to come. Here’s a few highlights to look out for. Below Stairs […]