5 best instagram worthy installations at Light Night Leeds 2019

Light Night Leeds is back on the 10 & 11 October and there are 5 installations that I think are totally instagram worthy! If you don’t already know, Light Night Leeds is the biggest annual arts and light festival in the whole of the UK. Pretty impressive! Artists from all…

Ten unmissable events at Light Night Leeds 2017

Light Night is the most insta worthy event in LEEDS! every October, a multi-arts light festival takes over the whole city. Leeds literally lights up. Thousands of friends, families and colleagues flock to the city, wrapped in their warmest clothes, to enjoy an eclectic night of delights from gigantic projections…

Letters to Myself | Leeds

LETTERS TO MYSELF IS A PLAY WRITTEN BY EVERY DAY PEOPLE. When did you last sit down to hand write a letter? Sadly, the last time I did was probably on holiday in 2006. And that was only to write my friend a post card. Yet there’s something so beautiful and…

Leeds Loves Cocktails Festival Launch

I’ve said before I love a cocktail before the theatre. So I was pretty excited to attend the launch of Leeds Loves Cocktails (5-11 June). A week-long festival that encourages you to ‘Drink Better, Not More’ and celebrates the finest cocktails in the coolest bars in Leeds. More than just drinking…

Five cultural things to do in West Yorkshire | April 2017

Welcome back to my monthly edition of ‘cultural things to do’ where I give you my top five recommendations of events, experience and places to visit in West Yorkshire.  Summertime is officially here, with lighter evenings and brighter days there’s no excuse to stay indoors. West Yorkshire is a stunning place  to explore with…

Cocktails before the Theatre | Leeds

It’s pretty common knowledge that I’m partial to a cheeky cocktail now and again. Most of my tipples come pre-theatre, and let’s be honest, at the interval and post show too.  Although now I sound like an alcoholic. Anyway. I jumped at the chance to sample the options in Leeds on a…

Safe House | Slung Low Leeds

I went along to The Hub in Leeds to see Safe House, written and performed by Daniel Bye. It was a work in progress preview that tackled the political issue of borders and hostile nature of them. With politics taking an unexpected turn, from Trump’s Wall to the Great Wall…

Five cultural things to do in West Yorkshire | March 2017

Welcome back the second edition of my new series, which gives you my top five recommendations of things to do in West Yorkshire.  So March is already here. It feels like only yesterday we were shouting Happy New Year. And this month marks the start of Spring. Yipee! It’s a…