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Minimising waste at Christmas

Charlotte Hawkins from Waste Not reveals her tips for minimising waste...

This Christmas marks six months since West Yorkshire’s first minimal waste shop opened its doors. Waste Not in Burley-in-Wharfedale, near Ilkley, is the brainchild...
Kim Wilde

We chat to Kim Wilde ahead of her upcoming UK tour

If you were around in the 1980s, you will know Kim Wilde. Even if you don’t realise it, you will have heard her pop-punk...
Phil Jupitus

Mum’s the Word | Phill Jupitus

"All I will say is that I am in the performing space for the full three hours,” teases comedian Phill Jupitus, relishing the air...
Slade - Dave Hill

Slade’s Dave Hill talks to Northern Life about life on the...

With winter around the corner, a 71-year-old man in the West Midlands is dusting off his gold lamé jumpsuit, polishing his six-inch platform boots...
Yorkshire Heart Vineyard

Anyone for a glass of Chateau de Yorkshire? Yorkshire wine

If you think of rolling vineyards, nestled into the plush countryside, you might instantly call to mind a scene from Bordeaux or some kind...
Ilkley Playhouse

A peek behind the scenes at Ilkley Playhouse

"Here’s a box of 20 apple costumes that were made specifically for a play and then put away up here”. I’m being led through the...
Keighley

Keighley… As Not Seen on TV

Things haven’t always run smoothly for Keighley, the town that was cruelly snubbed by the TV cameras when the Tour de France passed through...
Ian Mcmillan

Exclusive interview with Barnsley poet Ian McMillan

You may not use Twitter, perhaps you’ve yet to see it in action or, potentially, you’ve never even heard of it, but Barnsley poet...
David Prowse

Safe Crossing from the Dark Side | David Prowse

On Saturday 20th June you will have the opportunity to visit a galaxy not that far away (Rochdale’s Spotland Stadium to be precise) and...

Five things you learn before baby turns one

It seems unbelievable but Elsa turns one in a few days time. In many ways it has flown but, at the same time it’s...

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