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Come to the Little Love Cabaret

A wonderfully witty comedy sketch show delivered by a trio of women performers from Spiltmilk Dance explores all the things we love to love in two North Kirklees venues next week.

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Queen Elizabeth II turns 92 today, but her birthday wont be publicly celebrated until June 9, her second birthday of the year

Queen Elizabeth II: Did you know these 20 unusual facts about our monarch?

Queen Elizabeth II turns 92 today, but her birthday won’t be publicly celebrated until June 9, her second birthday of the year. This is a time when the nation will be looking back at the Queen’s reign and celebrating her life and achievements, but did you know these unusual facts about our monarch?

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Wool Stories: The Felted Mill features an eye-catching collection of textile creations inspired by and paying tribute to the citys industrial heritage.

Leeds Industrial Museum exhibits new material masterpieces inspired by the city’s industrial heritage

Leeds Industrial Museum have just unveiled a new exhibition named ‘Wool Stories: The Felted Mill’, which features an eye-catching collection of textile creations inspired by and paying tribute to the city’s industrial heritage.

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Home From Home

TV Choice: Five of the best shows this week

Schedules scoured, here's the best from the regular listings from Saturday April 21...
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Girls Trip on Sky Cinema.

TV Choice: Streaming and downloading

What to watch??? If you spare a minute here's the pick of the the stuff 'out there' from Saturday April 21.
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Ben Hardy in The Woman In White.

TV Highlight AND TRAILER: Ben Hardy stars in The Woman In White

The Woman In White, BBC One, Sunday April 22, 9pm

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According to science there is a correct procedure for making a good cup of tea, but  there are a variety of different methods out there, so which is the best way to make a proper cuppa?

Which is the correct way to make a proper cuppa?

It’s well known that Yorkshire folk love a good cup of tea, but everyone has their own methods of what they think makes the ‘perfect cuppa’.
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Sikhs from the Gurdwara Temple taking set off for the Vaisakhi Parade from the temple into Leeds City Centre

The Vaisakhi Parade returns to Leeds this April celebrating the Sikh creation of the Khalsa

On April 21, the highly attended annual Vaisakhi Parade, which has become a regular highlight of Leeds’s cultural calendar, will travel through the streets of Chapeltown before landing at Millennium Square in the heart of Leeds City Centre.

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Everyman Cinema at Trinity Leeds will celebrate its fifth anniversary with a free film screening this Friday

Everyman Cinema to celebrate fifth birthday with free film and fizz

Everyman Cinema at Trinity Leeds will mark its fifth birthday with a free film screening, cake and fizz.

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Radical work of Common Ground on show at YSP

Radical work of Common Ground on show at YSP

The radical and vital work of Common Ground – the Dorset-based arts and environmental charity – goes on display at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park in early May through an archive display, an exhibition documenting recent artist residencies and a new open-air commission by artist James Webb.

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Daniel Brhl stars in The Alienist

TV Highlight AND TRAILER: Welcome to the New York of The Alienist

The Alienist, Streaming on Netflix from Thursday April 19
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Britain's Biggest Warship

TV Choice: Five of the best shows this week

Bored? Well you shouldn't be with this line-up on the schedules from Saturday April 14...
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Urban Myths

TV Choice: Streaming and downloading

Nothing to watch? No excuses, get thee to a black box now! Here's the choice from Saturday April 13

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The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is the largest charity that saves lives at sea

The RNLI: Why we should be thankful for the lifeboat charity that saves lives at sea

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is the largest charity that saves lives at sea, doing so not only around the coasts of the UK, but the Republic of Ireland, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man, alongside some inland waterways.

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Yorkshire is home to an array of unusual and quirky museums

12 of Yorkshire's most unusual and quirky museums you need to visit

Soak up some history at one of these unusual museums around Yorkshire, where a host of fascinating artefacts and displays await to be discovered.

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One of the nation's favourite tipples, gin, will be the focus of a talk held at Leeds City Museum

Love gin? Discover the fascinating history of this beloved tipple at Leeds City Museum

It’s widely known that the UK’s love of gin keeps on growing, and with this so does the gin market. Today, there are hundreds of different gins available to buy, ranging from classic gin to new, extravagant flavours, and we just can’t get enough of it.

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Yorkshire Dance will roll out a host of programmes to help benefit those affected by Parkinson's

Yorkshire Dance to celebrate Parkinson's Awareness Week with special new programme

In honour of Parkinson's Awareness Week, Yorkshire Dance is calling for people living with Parkinson's to join them this weekend as part of an exciting new training programme.

Health
Out Of Thin Air by Anthony Adeana, 16.99, Riverrun, Hardback

Book review: Out Of Thin Air by Anthony Adeane

A gripping true crime about the disappearance of two men in 1970's Iceland.

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The strangest and most unusual UFO sightings in Yorkshire

Numerous places around the UK have had multiple UFO sightings over the past few years and with Yorkshire seeing more and more apparent sightings, it now believed that Yorkshire is the top place in the country to see UFOs.
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