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  • Reinventing Scarborough’s cultural offering

    Scarborough’s Crescent is at the heart of the town’s cultural quarter, the location for its historic Art Gallery and creative centre Woodend. A short walk through the surrounding gardens takes you to one of the world’s earliest purpose-built museums, the iconic circular Rotunda. It completes a trio of buildings overseen by a new team which has big ideas for the North Yorkshire’s town’s cultural scene – starting with a new exhibition of work by leading contemporary British artist, Annabel McCourt.

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    May 19, 2019 No Comments
  • The Girl from Gotham City: Jackie Chambers on growing up in Leeds

    With her shock of blonde hair, studded leather outfits, huge smile and time-honoured rock poses, Jackie Chambers is known as the lead guitarist with all-female heavy metal band Girlschool, as well as for her latest project, Yorkshire-based rockers Syteria.

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    May 19, 2019 No Comments
  • “We’d like to make history.” The Talleyrand, Levenshulme, Manchester

    Levenshulme is rising. To say it is gentrifying is perhaps too strong but it’s certainly becoming bohemian.

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    May 17, 2019 No Comments

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