What s on

What's On

Yorkshire TV stars discover Egyptian Queen Nefertari's mummified legs

News 7
Muse is first headline act announced for Leeds and Reading Festivals 2017

BREAKING: Rock royalty Muse first headliner announced for Leeds and Reading Festivals 2017

What s on
The Crown and Anchor, Tickton.

Pub of the Week: Crown & Anchor, Tickton

Dining Out

As its monks win £3m from the lottery, Downton’s creator says it all started at Ampleforth

Heritage 2

Human cost of Barnsley mining disaster told in new exhibition

Barnsley

Barnsley goes Christmas crackers for surprise X Factor lights switch on star

What s on

R is for roadkill: A wildlife alphabet

News
Yorkshire blacksmith David Stephenson has been making replicas of Viking pots.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Viking-sized task of rescuing Jorvik from our 21st century weather

News
Matt Goss tipping his hat to Sinatra but doing it His Way on 2016 Christmas tour

EXCLUSIVE: Bros star Matt Goss reveals personal heartache as he swings into UK for Christmas shows

What s on

Art of the modern world

Arts
ARTWORK: Amelia Crouchs Spectral Evidence, 2016. PIC: Jules Lister

The art of community in Leeds

Arts
Angela Harding
 at the door of her garden studio in Wing , Rutland

R is for roadkill: A wildlife alphabet

News
A lone stag relaxes in the grounds of Harewood, near Leeds.

A monarch and master of all that he surveys

Arts
Dr Kevin Grady, head of Leeds Civic Trust, who steps down from the role after 29 years next week.  (Tony Johnson)

Dr Kevin Grady - Leeds Civic Trust boss on how the city has changed

Analysis

The art of community

Arts

I liked the Beach Boys better, says Sgt Pepper artist Sir Peter Blake on eve of Leeds exhibition

Arts

Darling of the cockpit: The real Amy Johnson

News

Etched with love: Definitive A-Z of Scarborough

News

Hockney’s picture of a Roman road in Yorkshire nets a record £9.4m

Arts 1
West Yorkshire Playhouse head of wardrobe Victoria Marzetti. Picture by Simon Hulme

Beind the scenes at Strictly Ballroom The Musical

Theatre
Joyce Branagh, sister of Kenneth, directing panto at the Lawrence Batley Theatre in Huddersfield.

What’s Kenneth Branagh’s sister doing directing panto in Huddersfield?

Analysis
Andrew Sachs, best known for playing Spanish waiter Manuel in Fawlty Towers, has died aged 86

Classic video: John Cleese leads tributes to Andrew Sachs, Fawlty Towers’ Manuel

Obituaries

Casting call for theatres failing on diversity

Theatre

Meet the new artistic director of Sheffield Theatres

Theatre
FIGHT CLUB: Miles Teller as Vinny Paz and Aaron Eckhart as Kevin Rooney in Bleed For This.
IMAGE:  PA Photo/Icon.

Movie review: Bleed For This (15)

Cinema
LOVE AND POLITICS:  Rosamund Pike and David Oyelowo at the premiere of A United Kingdom in London.
Picture: Joel Ryan/Invision/AP/PA Photos.

Review: A United Kingdom (12A)

Cinema
MAGIC: Eddie Redmayne in the new Harry Potter prequel.
 PA Photo/Warner Bros.

Review: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (12A)

Cinema

The rise of a fairy princess

Cinema

Movie man Mark Kermode on the magic of cinema

Analysis
The Crown and Anchor, Tickton.

Pub of the Week: Crown & Anchor, Tickton

Dining Out
Razan Alsous of Yorkshire Dama Cheese  at Linthwaite.

How I fled Syria and brought Halloumi cheese to Yorkshire

News 2

Pub of the Week: Horseshoe Inn, West Rounton

Dining Out

Pub of the Week: The New Inn, Stainforth

Dining Out

Restaurant review: Marine Hotel, Whitby

Dining Out

Restaurant review: Bird and Beer, Beverley

Dining Out
Good News...comedy star Russell Howard to play Leeds and Reading Festivals 2016.

Comedy stars Russell Howard and Bill Bailey plus Grandmaster Flash to play Leeds Festival

What s on

Who to see at the eight-day Leeds Comedy Festival, from this weekend

Comedy

Adil Ray brings Mr Khan to Yorkshire

Theatre
The nephew of Paul Daniels is set to appear on Britain's Got Talent this weekend.

Paul Daniels' magician nephew 'extraordinary', says BGT judge Amanda Holden

What s on
Mark Addy.

“I didn’t know if it was going to play outside of Yorkshire” - Mark Addy reveals his fears over Yorkshire comedy The Full Monty

Cinema
Charlie Williams. ''Legendary South Yorkshire Comedian

Subtlety not slapstick the key to Yorkshire’s brilliant sense of humour

Comedy

One Hull of a send-off as Jo Brand sets off on coast to coast marathon

News

Friends cast reunite for two-hour special - but they may not be in the same room

Comedy

Bob Mortimer marries partner (that’s his other partner) 30 minutes before heart surgery

Comedy

Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen ‘gifts $1 million’ to Syria and rescue charities

Comedy
Sue Fisher, Director of Development at Ampleforth Abbey and College  walking by the abbey

As its monks win £3m from the lottery, Downton’s creator says it all started at Ampleforth

Heritage 2
Experience Barnsley museum curator Stephen Miller with a pit pony's foot, recovered from the disaster and turned into an ink well. Picture: Scott Merrylees.

Human cost of Barnsley mining disaster told in new exhibition

Barnsley
Angela Harding
 at the door of her garden studio in Wing , Rutland

R is for roadkill: A wildlife alphabet

News
Yorkshire blacksmith David Stephenson has been making replicas of Viking pots.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Viking-sized task of rescuing Jorvik from our 21st century weather

News

Revealed: Plans for Hull spectacular that will rival the Olympics

Exhibitions

I liked the Beach Boys better, says Sgt Pepper artist Sir Peter Blake on eve of Leeds exhibition

Arts

Names in the frames: Amazing alumni of Leeds College of Art

News

40 years on, a student’s pictures of Yorkshire binmen are high art

News
Duran Duran, (left to right) Nick Rhodes, Simon Le Bon and Roger Taylor

They’ve come undone: Duran Duran lose US rights to their hits

Music
Kate Rusby recently released the album Life in a Paper Boat.

Music interview: Kate Rusby

Music
MUSICAL FORCE: Peter Doherty's new album Hamburg Demonstrations. Part of this week's CD reviews.

This weeks CD releases

Music
Pixies at O2 Academy Leeds. Picture: Anthony Longstaff

Gig review: Pixies at O2 Academy Leeds

Music
Matt Goss swinging into the UK for Christmas show and YOU could meet him!

WIN: Bros superstar Matt Goss meet and greet Christmas show tickets

Music
Dominic Howard, Matt Bellamy and Chris Wolstenholme of Muse

First acts announced for 2017 Leeds and Reading Festivals - Muse to headline

Music 2

Music interview: Stefan Olsdal on 20 years of Placebo

Music

BREAKING: Rock royalty Muse first headliner announced for Leeds and Reading Festivals 2017

What s on

Gig preview: Richie Ramone at The Snooty Fox, Wakefield

Music

Gig preview: Frightened Rabbit at Leeds University Stylus

Music