Tag : Bank Holiday

System and Set One Twenty bring Chris Leibing and Ben Klock to Leeds

4 months ago / 0 comments

Now that summer is near, Leeds’ clubbing calendar is filling with a slew of terrace parties. In some instances, these events offer little more than the chance to grab a quick pic for the ‘gram, with overpriced mojitos and wavey sunglasses front-and-centre. The music can be an afterthought. But not … Read More

Parklife Launch Petition to Make the Festival a Bank Holiday Weekend

6 months ago / 0 comments

The boss of Parklife Festival in Manchester is calling for the festival weekend to be a bank holiday. He argues that it would be better for the economy to spread out the May bank holidays, so that the late-May holiday could be moved to June. Changing the date would mean … Read More

Eat your way through Leeds this bank holiday

2 years ago / 0 comments

Friends, family, fry ups, lie-ins, walks, parties – by no means an exhaustive list, but I’d be surprised if none of the above feature in your typical bank holiday. Over the years, however, I’ve detected a level of anxiety surrounding these extra days off, which we Brits know all too … Read More

Review – The Garden Party

3 years ago / 0 comments

The Tetley is the seat of future-reading creativity in Leeds, a place where artists and punters alike can let their minds wander and meet in its colossal spaces, or look north through its windows at the endearingly humble Leeds landscape. It is also a place that housed the brewing one … Read More