The Pink Moon Rises On Good Friday
photo by Rob Harris
Every month of the year there is a full moon which is given a different name.
Regardness of its name April's full moon will not actually appear pink. The moon never truly changes…
18th Apr 2019 11:00 PM
Best Places To See Bluebells For Free In Yorkshire
Bluebells - photo by Michael Canavan
Visiting a Bluebell Wood is one of the UK's great seasonal highlights and the Woodland Trust has lots for you to visit for free across the North of England this…
18th Apr 2019 02:00 PM
Official Artist Of The 2019 Welcome To Yorkshire Chelsea Garden Announced
Mackenzie Thorpe, 'Under the Moon and Stars', 2019
Mackenzie Thorpe has been announced as the official artist of the 2019 Welcome to Yorkshire garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. The artist has…
16th Apr 2019 11:48 AM
CBI Responds To New Article 50 Extension
The CBI has responded to news that the UK and the EU have agreed a "flexible extension" of Brexit until 31 October.
Carolyn Fairbairn, CBI Director-General, said:
“This new extension means that an…
12th Apr 2019 09:00 AM
Aviation Minister Welcomes £12m Investment At Leed Bradford Airport
Aviation Minister Liz Sugg today gave her stamp of approval to the £12M extension taking place at Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA).
The major investment will improve passenger experience at the Yeadon…
8th Apr 2019 04:49 PM
North York Moors On Fire Alert
Dry conditions and further warm weather forecasts have forced the North York Moors National Park Authority to announce a fire alert, just before the busy Easter bank holiday weekend.
Staff from the…
18th Apr 2019 04:26 PM
New Citywide Initiative To Ensure Arts For All In Leeds
In the first initiative of its kind in the country, a citywide arts engagement project is being launched in Leeds to help strengthen relationships between community groups and the cultural sector.
16th Apr 2019 07:18 PM
Easter Customs And Traditions - Palm Sunday
Holy Week 2019 starts on Sunday 14 April and ends on Saturday 20 April the day before Easter Sunday on 21 April. Holy Week is also the last week of Lent.
The first day of Holy Week is Palm…
13th Apr 2019 08:00 PM
Leeds: Carbon Neutral By 2050
Image by cocoparisienne
Leeds can become a carbon neutral city by 2050—and could potentially achieve the 2030 target in the climate emergency motion passed by councillors on 27 March—according to…
12th Apr 2019 07:37 AM
RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch Results Show Mixed Picture For UK’s Garden Birds
House sparrow remains at the top of the Big Garden Birdwatch rankings with almost 1.2 million sightings throughout the weekend but for many species fewer birds were recorded than in 2018.
7th Apr 2019 09:00 PM