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Heck

Oh Heck! Our Jim creates his own sausages at Heck HQ

I feel like I’m in the boardroom on The Apprentice and the task has not gone well. I have tested the patience of Isabel...
What is roller derby?

Get yer skates on!

Everyone is fully aware of the prim and proper exterior of Harrogate. Afternoon teas at that quintessentially Yorkshire phenomenon, Bettys; dinner at the local...
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...

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