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An Exclusive Interview with Radio DJ Stephanie Hirst

With over 11 years hosting Capital FM’s Breakfast Show ‘Hirsty’s Daily Dose’, Stephanie Hirst is one of the biggest radio stars in the country.  After starting her career aged 12, she has had a hugely successful career, winning a grand total of 14 awards for her work in radio. Stephanie Hirst also revealed that she was transgender in 2014. Since ...

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Meet Andrew Cooper from LeedsBID

We met up with the Chief Executive of LeedsBID to find out about their work in the city centre, his background in business and to find out what he loves the most about Leeds Hi Andrew, can you tell us about LeedsBID and your role there? In 2015 the business community of Leeds in conjunction with other organisations had the ...

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When We Met The Queen of SPEEDQUEEN

We spoke to Leeds legend Kas Shaw about setting up iconic club night SpeedQueen, Leeds Pride and more! When you first set up SpeedQueen, what was the aim behind it?  We wanted to set up a night for everybody! For gay people, for cross dressers, for girls on their own; we just wanted a mixed club. We really did try to ...

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Yasmin Macis: Holidays for the LGBT Community and Their Friends

City Dweller Columnist and seasoned travel expert, Yasmin Macis, maps out the best places to go to enjoy a fantastic LGBT community away from home! Today there is certainly no shortage of gay-friendly holiday destinations, where same sex couples can relax and enjoy hospitality. Some tour operators now offer holidays tailor-made for LGBT couples. It’s important to recognise that attitudes ...

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Download City Dweller Magazine Issue 123 – The Leeds Pride Special for FREE!

As our city prepares to celebrate our diversity, City Dweller Magazine have got everything you could need to know for Leeds Pride. In this issue: – The best hotels to stay at. Whether you want to be in the heart of the action at Malmaison Hotel or the Cosmopolitan Hotel, or if you want to be a little further out ...

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Made TV To Sponsor LGBT At BTAs

BRITISH Travel Awards (BTAs) broadcast partner Made Television is to sponsor the introduction of LGBT Awards for this year’s event. Specialist LGBT holiday companies and also mainstream tour operators with a strong LGBT product, will be invited to register by 20th June, for the ‘Best LGBT Travel Company’ award. As usual, the category will be split into three awards for ...

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Leeds Pride Announce This Year’s Main Sponsor

Banking in black and white but living life in full colour! first direct is proud to be the main sponsor of the 11th Leeds Pride celebration on 6 August, and we can’t wait join in this amazing celebration. At heart we’re a people-powered, joy-loving group who’ve been doing things our own way since we started, and that will never change. ...

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MANCHESTER AIRPORT TO SPONSOR LEEDS PRIDE

Representatives of Manchester Airport and Leeds Pride Meet to Celebrate the Partnership. Leeds Pride is delighted to announce that Manchester Airport will be another sponsor of this year’s Leeds Pride. To celebrate, representatives from Manchester Airport officially announced the partnership at the Freedom Bridge in Leeds this week. Speaking about the new partnership, Patrick Alexander, Manchester Airport’s Head of Marketing, ...

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Yorkshire Musician Paul Stone Announced for Leeds Pride

Leeds Pride are delighted to announce the next confirmed performer for this year’s event!  Paul Stone is a Yorkshire born swing singer who has worked with a host of huge names in the industry, including legendary song writer Diane Warren. He has also recieved support from local press and even the BBC with DJs Steve Wright and Paul O’ Grady ...

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The Leeds Pride 2017 route is EXTENDED to make it the biggest one ever!

This year’s Leeds Pride is set to the biggest ever with an extended area to incorporate more of the city centre.  As the largest free Pride in the UK, Leeds Pride are always looking to find ways to make sure the event continues to grow in size and this announcement should make sure that this year’s Pride is bigger than ...

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