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PREVIEW: Russell Howard in Leeds


Russell Howard performs at the First Direct Arena on the 9th April 2017 Much loved comedian Russell Howard is set to embark on a world tour, appropriately named ‘Round The World’ which includes a date at the First Direct Arena. It’s a chance to see one of the countries most popular comedians live in the flesh in Leeds! Round The ...

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ENDED: Win Two Tickets to see Drake on Thursday in Leeds!


More tickets have been released to see Drake at the First Direct Arena on Thursday 9th February and to celebrate, we’re giving two away for FREE!  All you have to do is retweet and follow ‘LeedsCityDwell‘ to win on Twitter, or share and like our page ‘Leeds City Dweller‘ on Facebook to enter the competition. More tickets have been released ...

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AHEAD OF HIS PERFORMANCE IN LEEDS, WE’VE LOOKED AT HOW DRAKE HAS GONE FROM HUMBLE BEGINNINGS TO BECOMING THE BIGGEST NAME IN MUSIC Drake performs in Leeds at the First Direct Arena on the 8th and the 9th February and you can still get tickets! After so much demand for these dates yet more tickets have been put on sale to the general ...

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The First Direct Arena are Hiring!

First Direct Arena

Casual Food & Beverage Event Workers, First Direct Arena Leeds The First Direct Arena are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our Casual Food & Beverage Team working at the First Direct Arena. Customer service is at the heart of everything they do and they are looking for a Food & Beverage Team that can make a positive contribution to ...

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The Top 10 Most Wanted Tickets of 2016 in Leeds!

Leeds Festival

Leeds Ticketmaster customers have crowned Leeds Festival as the Leeds Ticket of the Year 2016. In the global survey, Leeds Festival was closely followed by Jeff Lynne’s ELO First Direct Arena performance, and Little Mix to be crowned the cities Ticket of the Year. Standing out from the starry list of world famous musicians was the Carnival of Madness event ...

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The Harlem Globetrotters at the First Direct Arena


The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the most electrifying athletes on the planet, will return to the UK as part of their 2017 World Tour. The Globetrotters recently wrapped a busy 90th year tour, during which they named Pope Francis the ninth Honorary Harlem Globetrotter in team history, walked the runway at New York Fashion week, launched the ...

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Leeds welcomes Catherine Tate


The critically acclaimed, award-winning comedian and actor Catherine Tate, will take ‘The Catherine Tate Show – Live’ across the country this autumn. In never seen before sketches, the show will unite some of Catherine’s best-known characters from her hugely successful BBC series ‘The Catherine Tate Show’. The cast will include ‘Nan’ Taylor; Irish nurse Bernie; Geordie Georgie; Essex girl Sam…and ...

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Green Day to Perform in Leeds


New album ‘Revolution Radio’ to be released October 7th on Reprise Records First single ‘Bang Bang’ is available now: https://youtu.be/mg5Bp_Gzs0s As the October 7th release of their eagerly anticipated new album ‘Revolution Radio’ approaches, the legendary Green Day have now announced their date in Leeds at first direct arena, on the 5th February 2017, as part of their UK tour ...

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Josh Warrington ready for Saturday Fight Night

Josh Warrington

Josh Warrington insists Patrick Hyland has his full attention as he prepares to defend his WBC International Featherweight title at the First Direct Arena in Leeds on July 30, live on Sky Sports. Warrington puts his title on the line for the third time against Hyland as the Leeds hero looks to build up momentum for a World title shot. ...

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INTERIVEW: Meet Europe’s Strongest Men


OUR EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH SOME OF THE WORLD’S STRONGEST MEN The strongest men in Europe will return to Leeds in 2016 as the FIrst Direct Arena hosts Europe’s Strongest Man and the World Deadlift Championships on Saturday 9th July. This year, Europe’s Strongest Man contest boasts an extraordinary line up including the 6 foot 9 inches tall, 30 stone champion ...

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