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Milburngate to celebrate public’s best images of Lumiere with special photography competition

Milburngate will celebrate the creative talents of visitors to Lumiere this week with a special photography competition. Open to everyone from absolute novices to promising...

Black Sheep Brewery is an inspired choice this Christmas

Black Sheep Brewery has unwrapped its extensive range of hampers and gifts to offer some Yorkshire-style inspiration this Christmas. The Masham-based brewery has produced its...

North East gallery launches new winter exhibition headlined by Dutch painter

Dutch artist Rob Van Hoek unveils his new solo collection of landscape paintings at The Biscuit Factory in Newcastle on Friday 15 November. Rob, who...

The Bank Pub has Opened in Bury, Greater Manchester

Bury locals have welcomed a brand-new pub this month as The Bank has taken over the former Yates’ site from Thursday 7th November following...

Stagecoach Remembrance buses get a personal touch

Stagecoach Merseyside, Cheshire and South Lancashire has commemorated the brave men and women who contributed to the war effort with its redesigned poppy bus...

Choc it out: Pudsey Bear visits Market Weighton ice cream maker

It was a ‘cream come true’ for locals this half term when Pudsey Bear paid a visit to a Market Weighton ice cream factory.

Former Roux family chef brings a classically French style to Lake District inn with...

The Punch Bowl Inn & Restaurant at Crosthwaite has announced the appointment of a new head chef. Alex Beard, former senior sous chef at the 3 Michelin-starred Waterside Inn at Bray, has taken the helm at the 5-star 2AA rosette Lake District inn.

Go North East offers free bus travel for veterans and members of the Armed...

Go North East, the region’s largest bus operator, is proud to offer free travel on all of its buses across the North East for...

The festive season gets started in Bradford this Saturday

For the chance to win an exclusive meet and greet with Michael, please visit The Broadway, Bradford on Instagram (@BroadwayBradford) and comment on the competition post.

Grand Central continues £2.6m station investment programme

Train operator Grand Central has announced further details of a number of station investment schemes, demonstrating its continued commitment to the communities it serves.

Over 700,000 free trees for communities

Almost 4,000 schools and community groups will be taking delivery of the free saplings over the next two weeks, and while each group has its own reasons for planting, every tree will count towards the Trust’s campaign to help tackle climate change.

Trio of New Arrivals at Leeds’ White Rose Shopping Centre

White Rose Shopping Centre is welcoming three new arrivals: The Escapologist escape room, Wrapchic Indian-inspired wraps, and Leeds United’s Official Club Store. Escape room specialist...

Free travel on Merseyrail for military personnel on Remembrance Day

All serving personnel and veterans will be able to travel for free on the Merseyrail network this Remembrance Day (10 November).

Storthes Hall Park reinvented after seven figure investment

Historic Huddersfield venue reaps rewards following new business & marketing strategy

Established photographer opens new lakeside studio in Lancashire

A family photographer has opened her new studio in a stunning lakeside location, after relocating to the area earlier this year. Laura Louise Cream, who...

Mobile craft bar business brings plenty of Christmas cheer to the region

A mobile craft drinks business is raising the bar in event hospitality less than six months after pouring its first drink. Mobile craft ale and...

Bruntwood invests in innovation with Leeds International Festival

A new partnership is to enhance innovation in the city with the launch of an official creative hub for Leeds International Festival.

Face2Face Estate Agents unveil new sponsorship with Taekwondo club

Face2Face Estate Agents has announced a new sponsorship with Taekwondo club TSX International. The fast-growing estate agency business, has invested £2,000 in new equipment for...

Hull National Lottery Winner Take Part in Unique Exhibit

Weird and wonderful purchases of lottery winners like Steve and Jill Walsh, from Hull, feature in a unique and uplifting photo exhibition to mark the 25th Birthday of The National Lottery.

Driffield National Lottery Winners Take Part in Unique Exhibit

Weird and wonderful purchases of lottery winners like Elaine & Rob Leason, from Driffield, feature in a unique and uplifting photo exhibition to mark the 25th Birthday of The National Lottery.

New Market Dairy – A little slice of the Lake District arrives in Manchester

Multi award-winning cheese maker Martin Gott, creator of the iconic Lake District cheese St. James has opened his new dairy in Altrincham. He has literally...

Bristol Street Motors Vauxhall Newcastle kits out Team Gosforth for new season

Bristol Street Motors Vauxhall Newcastle has extended its community support with a new training kit for Team Gosforth FC U11s first team. The dealership’s donation...

Funding boost for Streetz youth initiative

Beyond Housing has donated £500 to Streetz to support the vital work the organisation does with young people in Redcar and Cleveland. Formed on 1...

Dales three peaks project to benefit from launch of charity scarf

Yorkshire clothing brand Glencroft Countrywear has launched a limited edition Three Peaks lambswool scarf in aid of the Yorkshire Dales National Park Three Peaks Project.

Yorkshire jukebox maker celebrates top 10 vinyl albums this National Album Day

This Saturday 12th October is National Album Day and Leeds-based Sound Leisure is encouraging people to embrace this year's theme 'don't skip’ to explore the benefits of taking time out to listen to an album from start to finish.

Demand for North West running equipment sprints ahead

• Hyde based Ronhill Sports sees global demand for its running equipment soar • Company employs 25 staff at its Hyde site and has grown exports from 5% to 25% of its business since 2009 • Manchester Half Marathon takes place on Sunday

Holistic therapy gives North East pensioner a new lease of life

On average 8 in 10 people within the UK encounter back pain issues at some point during their lives, leading to over 12 million...

Back to basics: Leeds car retailer offers free massage to combat back pain

A Volvo retailer in Leeds is on a mission to tackle back pain in the local community, by inviting drivers to enjoy a free...

Northumberland SEND school launches state-of-the-art hydrotherapy pool

Set to enhance the lives of children with a range of complex physical and learning disabilities across Northumberland, Cleaswell Hill School has today opened...

Craig Rogan Launches Brand New Menu at Dakota Leeds

Dakota Leeds’ new Executive Head Chef, Craig Rogan, has unleashed his culinary skills and love for fresh, seasonal and local produce on the hotel’s newly released menu at Dakota Grill.

North West’s first race car simulator centre set to open

Start-up company Century Sim Racing is revving into Warrington this October and will be the first virtual racing simulator centre of its kind in the region

AkzoNobel puts football at the heart of the community with new sponsorship deal

A new sponsorship deal with one of the world’s leading paint manufacturers is set to put a local football club in South East Northumberland...

New businesses, jobs and homes as Hull’s Fruit Market delivers regeneration vision

Hull’s most exciting urban regeneration project - the stunning transformation of the waterfront area - is delivering on the vision for the Fruit Market as a vibrant area where people live, work and play.

Businesses ‘excited’ by big new festive lighting schemes in Bradford

A package of new festive lighting schemes for the city centre have been enthusiastically welcomed by Bradford businesses, who say they will bring in more visitors and boost footfall.

Suites Hotel & Spa ‘Goes Green’ For Energy Efficiency Day

Suites Hotel & Spa is set to mark Energy Efficiency Day on October 2 by pledging to add to its existing environmentally friendly offering. With...

Young Artist Award winner unveils largest solo show to date at North East gallery

The winner of a national prize aimed at profiling young emerging artists has unveiled a new solo exhibition exploring perspective, composition and structure. Olivia Turner,...

Harrogate set to sparkle this Christmas with return of festive fair

The Harrogate Convention Centre is opening its doors for the eighth time this festive season for the return of the Country Living Christmas Fair. From...

Stokesley’s Scott McKenna Seals Major National Sportscar Title

North East racer Scott McKenna clinched a major national championship by securing the British GT-supporting Ginetta GT5 Challenge title, as he looks towards a step up into GT racing in 2020.

Wild Immersion hails successful trial and announces first permanent UK venue in Manchester

Global VR company, Wild Immersion, is opening its first permanent UK interactive cinema facility at intu Trafford Centre, following a successful trial this summer. Described...

Slug & Lettuce opens in Durham

Slug & Lettuce has unveiled its first venue in Durham, bringing a dose of glitz and glamour to the city. The brand-new site on Walkergate...