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More details - Film Showing - Victoria and Abdul
When Abdul Karim, a clerk in his twenties, come to the Queen of England’s court in India in 1887.  He develops a close and sometimes controversial friendship with the aging Queen. Jacket potato lunch included.
Unity Court, 431 Meanwood Road, Leeds,
Wed 25 Apr

More details - James Kirby Spring Tour - Leeds
Acoustic singer-songwriter James Kirby is touring across the UK this spring. His blend of meaningful lyrics combined with his unique style of guitar playing has captivated audiences of all ages and sizes across the globe. This is an opportunity to see this technically brilliant performer up close ...
LS6, Headingley lane, Leeds
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Shonen Knife
Shonen Knife. Artists performing: Shonen Knife.: Tickets avaiable.
Brudenell Social Club, Leeds
Thu 26 Apr

RICARDO CURBELO: RHYTHMS from LATIN AMERICA More details - RICARDO CURBELO: RHYTHMS from LATIN AMERICA
Innovative musician, composer and poet, Ricardo Curbelo takes his audiences on an exciting, colourful journey on harp, cuatro, maracas and vocals.
Seven Artspace, 31a Harrogate Road, Chapel Allerton, Leeds
Thu 26 Apr
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More details - Transformation
19 April - 28 July 2018 An exhibition celebrating the ten year anniversary of The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery From the quiet philanthropy of the Burton Family to the incisive vision of its Keeper, Dr Hilary Diaper, this exhibition celebrates the remarkable efforts to create a public space for the University
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery, University of Leeds
Today, Sat 21 Apr, Mon 23 Apr to Sat 28 Apr, Mon 30 Apr to Sat 5 May, Mon 7 May to Sat 12 May, Mon 14 May to Sat 19 May, Mon 21 May to Sat 26 May, Mon 28 May to Sat 2 Jun, Mon 4 Jun to Sat 9 Jun, Mon 11 Jun to Sat 16 Jun

More details - Facing up to the Muses: Tony Harrison and Theatre
Monday 12 March - Saturday 16 June 2018 Explore an overlooked area of the poet and playwright, Tony Harrison’s work. Tony Harrison is Britain’s leading poet-playwright. Over 50 years, he has been responsible for major innovations in theatrical practice.
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery, University of Leeds
Today, Sat 21 Apr, Mon 23 Apr to Sat 28 Apr, Wed 2 May to Sat 5 May, Mon 7 May to Thu 10 May

More details - Nina: Queen of Bohemia
Yellow Leaf Theatre presents a one-woman performance by actor and playwright Vanessa Rosenthal. Rosenthal tells the story of Nina Hamnett, whose celebrated portrait by Roger Fry hangs in the Gallery. ‘Nina: Queen of Bohemia’ brings theatre to the Gallery in this exciting one woman show.
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery, University of Leeds
Wed 25 Apr

More details - The Life and Collections of W.T. Freemantle
This workshop and discussion explores the letters of Yorkshire antiquarian, author and musician William Thomas Freemantle and his remarkable curiosity for music and local history. The collection of William Thomas Freemantle (1849-1931) came into the possession of Lord Brotherton in 1928.
Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery, Parkinson Building, University of Leeds
Wed 2 May

More details - Life Drawing with Rob Oldfield
Join us in our monthly Life Drawing class with Gallery favourite and experienced artist and tutor, Rob Oldfield. This workshop is open to everyone, from newcomers who want to take up a hobby through to experienced artists looking to hone their sketching skills.
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery, University of Leeds
Sat 5 May

More details - Tuesday Treasure: Medical Collections in Leeds
Join us for May’s Tuesday Treasure as we delve into the fascinating history of the Leeds School of Medicine. This month we are showcasing some of the treasures in our medical collections. Explore a range of archival material, from the School’s administrative archive to its Health Visitor training course.
Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery, Parkinson Building, University of Leeds
Tue 8 May

More details - Facing up to the Muses: Tony Harrison and Theatre
Monday 12 March - Saturday 16 June 2018 Explore an overlooked area of the poet and playwright, Tony Harrison’s work. Tony Harrison is Britain’s leading poet-playwright. Over 50 years, he has been responsible for major innovations in theatrical practice.
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery, University of Leeds
Fri 11 May

More details - Meet The Bolds with Julian Clary
Julian Clary will be talking about his fabulously funny Bolds stories and discussing his new book, The Bolds in Trouble. The Bolds live in an ordinary semi-detached house, in an ordinary suburban street, but they are a far from ordinary family!
Carriageworks Theatre The Electric Press 3 Millennium Square Leeds
Thu 26 Apr

More details - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Concert Begins at 7.30pm City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Harish Shankar - conductor Boris Giltburg - piano Darius Battiwalla - organ Ravel - Suite: Mother Goose Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No 3 Saint-Saëns - Symphony No 3 (Organ) "I gave everything to it I was able to give.
Leeds Town Hall, The Headrow, Leeds
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Orchestra of Opera North
Concert begins at 7.30pm Orchestra of Opera North Leeds Festival Chorus Leeds Philharmonic Chorus Opera North Children’s Chorus Simon Wright - conductor Rachel Kelly - mezzo soprano David Butt Philip - tenor David Soar - baritone Ashley Riches - bass Berlioz - The Damnation of Faust "This...
Leeds Town Hall, The Headrow, Leeds
Sat 12 May

More details - Leeds Philatelic Society Meeting
Display on the Theme - Baltic Border Changes WW2 - by Rex Dixon FRPSL
The Davison Room, Oxford Place Centre, Oxford Place, Leeds,
Tue 24 Apr

More details - Leeds Philatelic Society Meeting
Display on the Theme - Pictures in the Post - by Judith and Stephen Holder RDP, FRPSL
The Davison Room, Oxford Place Centre, Oxford Place, Leeds,
Tue 8 May

More details - Keepy Uppy
From renowned children’s theatre company tutti frutti, Keepy Uppy tells an extraordinary tale of love, devotion, family and the power of team spirit, set in the world of football.
Howard Assembly Room 46 New Briggate Leeds
Sat 5 May

More details - Speed Dating in Leeds
Speed Dating in Leeds How Speed Dating in Leeds works When you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Leeds, you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts.
Chino Latino, Boar Lane, Leeds
Thu 26 Apr

More details - The Stalls Makers Market
’The Stalls’ enters its fourth year of hosting its outdoor Makers Market on the grounds of Arts@Trinity Church, on Boar Lane in Leeds city centre. Our aim is to provide a platform for talented designers and makers (new, emerging and established) to showcase and sell their wares.
Arts @ Trinity | Holy Trinity Church | Boar Lane | Leeds
Sat 12 May, Sat 2 Jun, Sat 23 Jun, Sat 7 Jul

More details - Leeds International Festival - Inner Vision Orchestra
The Inner Vision Orchestra is the UK’s only ensemble of blind and visually impaired musicians. Founded in 2012 by Indian Music Maestro Baluji Shrivastav OBE, its aim is to promote blind and visually impaired artists, and to address their absence in the British music scene.
Stanley and Aubrey Burton Theatre Northern Ballet Quarry Hill Leeds
Tue 1 May

More details - Legends: Robin Hood
An action-packed themed weekend about the outlaw and insurgent who robbed the rich to give to the poor.
Royal Armouries Armouries Drive Leeds
Sat 5 May to Mon 7 May

More details - The Orchard - Open Garden for NGS
acre plantswoman’s hidden oasis. A wrap around garden of differing levels made by owners using stone found on site, planted for yr-round interest. Extensive rockery, unusual fruit tree arbour, oriental style seating area and Tea House, linked by grass paths, lawns and steps.
The Orchard, Leeds
Sun 6 May

More details - Horsforth Art Society Spring Exhibition.Paintings,Woodcarvings,Prints, Crafts
Horsforth Art Society- SPRING ART, PRINT & CRAFT EXHIBITION. Weekend 10am -5pm, weekdays 1-3pm
Society Studios 15 Back Lane, off Fink Hill, Horsforth
Sat 21 Apr to Sun 29 Apr

More details - The Art of Tabla with Pandit Yogesh Samsi
Inviting all musicians to join the conversation with world renowned tabla maestro Pandit Yogesh Samsi. Learn about the tabla, both as a solo and as an accompanying instrument. Listen carefully to its technical intricacies and the many different styles.
GNNSJ Leeds 78 Lady Pit Lane Leeds
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Spring Music Concert
Enjoy the sounds of the clarinet, flute and piano with the Aire Ensemble and relax to the recorder and harp with Duo Deltono. Free Entry. Closing Collection. Refreshments at the close.
St. Andrew’s Methodist Church, Robin Lane, Pudsey, Leeds
Sun 13 May

More details - Farsley Farmers Market
Farsley Farmers Market is a free, Community event which runs all year round on 4th Saturday of the month, in St Johns Hall & Grounds. Find stalls Outdoors and Indoors plus activities, refreshments and toilets. Resident inside is FriendsofStJohn’s Book Sale and St John’s Kitchen. Sat.
St John’s Hall & Grounds, New Street, off Farsley Town Street, Leeds
Sat 28 Apr, Sat 26 May, Sat 23 Jun

More details - Leeds Vintage Furniture and Home Fair
Leeds Vintage Furniture and Home Fair: Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 April 2018. The Finishing Room, Sunny Bank Mills, Farsley, Leeds, LS28 5UJ. More than 30 stalls of vintage devoted to the home, all set within a disused mill space, which is due to be demolished later this year.
Sunny Bank Mills, Farsley, Leeds, .
Sat 28 Apr and Sun 29 Apr

More details - Amazing Railways and their Trains
Friends of Pudsey Roller present... Amazing Railways and their Trains A Pie & Pea Supper with a series of short films providing a perfect plethora of unusual, odd, curious, quirky, strange and fascinating railway operations from around the world – selected and presented by Derek Rayner.
Farsley Liberal Club, 116 Old Road, Farsley, Leeds
Thu 3 May

More details - Rothwell Temperance Band
The 2015 Grand Shield winner, Rothwell Temperance Band, was formed in 1984, quickly making a name for itself at the big contests winning the 2006 International Masters, qualifying for the National Finals in 2008 and winning the 2009 Grand Shield and Yorkshire Area Championship.
Morley Town Hall
Sat 28 Apr

More details - What the heck are 'Archives'?-An Introduction to Archives
This workshop is for those who are new to archives. An absolute beginner’s introduction to historic archive collections, what they are, what they can tell us and how you can use them.
WYAS Leeds, West Yorkshire Joint Services, Nepshaw Lane South, Morley, Leeds
Fri 4 May

More details - If Walls Could Talk
A basic introduction into researching the history of your house. Suitable for absolute beginners, this workshop will guide you in finding more about the story of your home and the names of people who lived there.
WYAS Leeds, West Yorkshire Joint Services, Nepshaw Lane South, Morley, Leeds
Fri 11 May

More details - Palaeography
Aimed at beginners with little or no experience. Using documents from the archives we will explore the quirks of 17th and 18th century handwriting. You will learn how to read and transcribe documents through numerous stunning examples and hands on practice.
WYAS Leeds, West Yorkshire Joint Services, Nepshaw Lane South, Morley, Leeds
Fri 18 May

More details - Badapple Theatre Company presents “Amy Johnson’
Badapple Theatre Company is celebrating 20 years on the road and to mark the milestone, it is re-presenting the first show the Company ever toured with. ’Amy Johnson’ will tour nationally starting in Yorkshire, travelling down through the Midlands, Surrey, Gloucestershire and finally Somerset.
Thorner Victory Hall
Fri 4 May

More details - Amdram is Murder
In the sleepy village of Marchfield the local Amateur Dramatic Society are busy rehearsing for their next show - a murder mystery. Little do they know but as the rehearsals proceed over the next five days, life begins to imitate art and a tragic ending becomes inevitable...?
The Little Theatre, Malt Shovel Yard, Westfield Lane
Sat 28 Apr and Sun 29 Apr

More details - Living History: The English Civil War
Step back to the 1640s with a weekend of living history in the Hall and gardens, including a military display, featuring the English Civil War Society’s ‘Colonel Robert Overton’s Regiment of Foote’. Supported by the Friends of Oakwell Hall.
Oakwell Hall Country Park Nova Lane, Birstall, Batley
Sat 21 Apr and Sun 22 Apr

More details - The Stiles and Drew Musical :  Peter Pan
Stiles and Drew’s musical Adventure based on the story of Peter Pan - the boy who never grew up. Based on the timeless story, this beautiful adaptation is full of magic. Haunting music, Fearless flying and Swashbuckling Pirates. Come and join in the fun
Theatre Royal Wakefield
Wed 16 May, Sat 19 May

More details - Neighbourhood Watch by Alay Ayckbourn
Brother and sister Martin and Hilda live together, leading a quiet, Christian existence but, just as they are preparing for a housewarming gathering, their peace is shattered by a young trespasser in their garden,......... the adventure begins!
Dewsbury Arts Group, Lower Peel Street
Thu 26 Apr to Sat 28 Apr, Tue 1 May to Sat 5 May

More details - Bradford 'Big Dipper' Sportive
Cycle from Bradford across the rolling Yorkshire landscape to raise money for Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People. Choose from three routes – 64 miles, 48 miles or a family-friendly 17-mile route. There’s a free goody bag for everyone who raises more than £50 in sponsorship.
Buttershaw Business and Enterprise College, Reevy Road West, Bradford
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Thumbelina
Thumbelina dances and Thumbelina sings,Thumbelina finds trouble in all sorts of things.She makes her choices, ignores the wisest voicesLanding slap bang in the middle of strife,Leading to a topsy turvy life!
Theatre Royal Wakefield Drury Lane Wakefield
Sat 5 May to Mon 7 May

More details - Art Exhibition
Art Exhibition and Sale of Work by Artful Dodgers Art Group in Wetherby Town Ball LS226NE Saturday 21st. April 2018. Free Entry. Refreshments available.
Wetherby Town Hall LS226NE
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Dippy Craft & Gift Fair
Fabulous craft & gift fair with free entry for all, café and around 18 stalls
Wetherby Town Hall
Sat 5 May

More details - The Gin Fayre: Wetherby
We are delighted to announce that The Gin Fayre is coming to the Town Hall, Wetherby for the first time ever! The Gin Fayre brings you a wide variety of gins from across Scotland, the rest of the UK and indeed, the rest of the world under one roof.
Wetherby Town Hall The Market Place Wetherby Leeds
Sun 6 May

More details - Experience Day- Conservation
Are you looking for some expert help conserving your personal archive? This bespoke experience with Head of Conservation at WYAS, Shirley Jones, will provide you with tailored solutions. Including hands on experience of packaging and cleaning specific to your needs. Lunch and refreshments will be provided
West Yorkshire History Centre, 127 Kirkgate, Wakefield
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Roll Up, Roll Up! Circus as Art and Entertainment in the 19th-20th Centuries
Rachel Platonov, from the University of Manchester, will be giving a talk on the history of the circus to celebrate Circus250. There will also be the opportunity to see our Circus250 exhibition, telling the story of the circus in West Yorkshire.
West Yorkshire History Centre, 127 Kirkgate, Wakefield
Fri 11 May

More details - Heather Small - The Voice of M People
Heather Small - The Voice of M People. Artists performing: Heather Small.: Tickets avaiable.
Warehouse 23, Wakefield
Fri 4 May

More details - Wakefield May Day Gala
John Proctor and Son are Proud to present the Wakefield May Day Gala 2018!!! The annual Wakefield May Day Gala is FREE entry and is a well established event which attracts large crowds every year. If you have already had the pleasure of attending this event we do hope that you will be able to join us again.
Thornes Park, Clarence Park Arena, Park Ave, Wakefield
Mon 7 May

More details - Explore & Draw station
Drop-in 10am - 5pm, Free Look out for our Explore & Draw stations in the galleries. Borrow looking tools, handling objects and drawing materials to explore the galleries and create your own artworks. For more information visit our website.
The Hepworth Wakefield Gallery Walk Wakefield
Today to Tue 15 May

More details - Explore & Draw station
Drop-in 10am - 5pm, Free Look out for our Explore & Draw stations in the galleries. Borrow looking tools, handling objects and drawing materials to explore the galleries and create your own artworks. For more information visit our website.
The Hepworth Wakefield Gallery Walk Wakefield
Wed 16 May

More details - Open Days at St Peter’s
Come along and explore this beautiful medieval church with guided tours available and a chance to try bell ringing. See the early 19th century Benedictine nuns’ graves, village stocks and Tudor Almshouse close by. Refreshments available in the cafe.
St Peters Church, Kirkthorpe Lane, Kirkthorpe, Wakefield
Sat 5 May and Sun 6 May

More details - RHS Garden Harlow Carr - Open Garden for NGS
One of Yorkshire’s most relaxing yet inspiring locations! Highlights include spectacular herbaceous borders, streamside garden, alpines, scented and kitchen gardens. Lakeside Gardens, woodland and wild flower meadows.
RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Harrogate
Sun 6 May