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CULTURE – NATIONAL COAL MINING MUSEUM ASKS YORKSHIRE PUBLIC TO ‘VOTE FOR FRED’

National Coal Mining Museum asks Yorkshire public to ‘Vote for Fred’ as it reaches  the finals of Culture 24’s Museums at Night competition  to win major event by artist Fred Deakin   The National Coal Mining Museum for England has fought off competition from museums across the country to make it through to the finals of Culture 24’s Museums at ...

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CULTURE – CITY VARIETIES TO STAR ON BBC2

CITY VARIETIES TO STAR ON BBC2 Leeds’ own City Varieties Music Hall becomes the star of the show this week when it features on BBC2’s Great British Railway Journeys presented by Michael Portillo. Great British Railway Journeys is a history travelogue documentary that follows Michael Portillo around the British railway network, guided by the Victorian handbook written by George Bradshaw. The programme looks at how ...

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HEALTH & FITNESS – HEART CHARITY BACKS CALL FOR MORE ACTION ON OBESITY

  HEART CHARITY BACKS CALL FOR MORE ACTION ON OBESITY Heart Research UK supports National Obesity Awareness Week 13 – 19 January 2014 National heart charity Heart Research UK is backing a new campaign to make people more aware of obesity, predicted to affect half the UK population by 2050 at the current rate.  The week long campaign will start ...

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MUSIC – NEON JUNGLE – NEW SINGLE ‘BRAVEHEART’ RELEASED JAN 19th

Think you know girlbands? Think again. Aged between 16 and 21, feisty ladies Neon Jungle have ripped up the rulebook. Forget synchronised dance routines and matching dresses – these four girls from London, Suffolk and Scotland are blazing a trail of their own. Fresh from performing on the Jessie J tour and with a hit single firmly under their belt; ...

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CULTURE – GREAT NEW SEASON OF MUSIC AND COMEDY IN LEEDS

The festivities are definitely over when panto comes to an end, so as City Varieties Music Hall wraps up its Rock ‘n’ Roll Panto (finishes Saturday 12th Jan) the venue is getting ready to welcome a whole host of big names in comedy, music and drama – a season set to lift everyone’s January blues. There’s comedy with the likes Trevor Noah, David Baddiel, Shappi Khorsandi, Russell ...

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MUSIC – KILTO TAKE STAND ‘RESOLUTE’ IN THE FACE OF ADVERSITY AS THEY RELEASE THEIR DEBUT ALBUM

SINGLE – DEFECTION/RETROGRESS – FEB 10TH 2014 ALBUM – RESOLUTE – FEB 10TH 2014 After a 6 month delay, indie-rock band KILTO TAKE are set to finally launch their eagerly awaited, powerful debut album, aptly named ‘RESOLUTE’, on February 10th 2014 on Medical Records. Crafted in the midst of uncertainty as the band’s lead singer entered end stage kidney failure, the album is an ode to their unwavering ...

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CULTURE – ARE YOU A BUDDING PLAYWRIGHT? HAVE A STORY TO TELL?

Cast in association with Right Up Our Street this week launches ‘Scripted’, a new writing initiative which will include a season of masterclasses, script slams, readings and performances of the UK’s best new writing at Doncaster’s new £22m venue. Script submissions are invited from new and emerging writers from across Doncaster and South Yorkshire. ‘Scripted’ is looking for pieces of ...

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CULTURE – Leeds’ Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre Scoops Netmums Theatre Award

Leeds’ Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre scoops Netmums Theatre Award The Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre has been voted as the best family friendly theatre in the Yorkshire region in the Netmums Theatre Awards. Netmums is Britain’s biggest parenting website and has 1.6 million members in the UK. The awards, voted for by members, have been set up to celebrate ...

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CULTURE – The Money’s in the Bank – English Premiere!

 

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CULTURE – New Business book by Sarah Alexander ‘Spiritual Intelligence in Leadership’

Sarah Alexander’s second business book on ‘Spiritual Intelligence’ is published this month. ‘Spiritual Intelligence in Leadership’ is not another book about leadership. Instead, the book provides the reader with the essential element to leadership: the inner foundation to lead ourselves. This book guides you through the seven key lessons that make up the thinking, attitudes and deep inner knowledge that underpin effective twenty-first ...

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