Leeds

Salvatore’s Bar & Street Kitchen

Salvatore’s has just opened in Headingley, 4 doors down from Salvo’s and taking over the premises previously occupied by Salumeria. The new third-generation family run bar will serve a wide range of drinks and selection of authentic Italian inspired street food, run by Chef Patron Salvatore Dammone the late Salvo’s grandson. Salvatore will continue the […] Leeds Living …


Sweet Saeeda

Kirkgate Market is becoming a destination for foodies. On heading to the food court, shoppers might notice a new business selling slices of pizza, or people eating great value oysters at the long established Hayes Seafood. Wander a bit further, around aisles of clothes, greengrocers and furniture, and you may be lucky enough to discover […] Leeds Living …


A Slice of Home

A Slice of Home – A Leeds-based family-run baking business A Slice of Home specialises in making and selling bakes for local cafes and businesses. The husband and wife team also creates bespoke celebration cakes for all occasions. I spoke to Edd and Ali from A Slice of Home about their North Leeds based business […] Leeds Living …


Almost Famous

Almost Famous – an all-American eatery in the heart of Leeds Almost Famous is an all-American burger and fries restaurant with branches in Leeds, Liverpool, and Manchester. The restaurant was launched because the founders wanted to create somewhere for people to enjoy ‘super juicy dripping down your arms no nonsense burgers’ made from prime cuts […] Leeds Living …


Next-Up : Do you really want to retire?

With a UK skills gap and an untapped resource in those of retirement age, Victoria Tomlinson believed this could be resolved by re-thinking retirement itself. So, at the age of 62, Victoria launched Next-Up. As a career consultant she’s been featured as a TEDx speaker with her talk ‘A generation of wasted talent‘ and hosts […] Leeds Living …



Popworld Festival – A UK First: Coming to Leeds

The first ever Popworld Festival is coming to Millennium Square Leeds on Saturday 6th August 2022. Leeds will welcome Peter Andre, 5ive, Fatman Scoop, S Club and Cheeky Girls. Artists with 10 No.1 singles – and the latest addition to the lineup is Whigfield with her hit 90s anthem ‘Saturday Night’. Join the anticipated 5,000 […] Leeds Living …


Slam Dunk Festival Review

As the sun finally starts to make its appearance in the UK, festival season kicks off with Slam Dunk Leeds, and what a day it was! From a bunch of boozy bananas, to a crowd surfing Tigger, festival goers made sure there was more than just the bands to see at this year’s Festival. As […] Leeds Living …


In Conversation With Brindley Sherratt

 “A Wagner singer is a happy singer.” John Tomlinson  Brindley Sherratt Sings Gurnemanz, Veteran Knight of the Grail, in Opera North’s upcoming production of Wagner’s Parsifal. Grand Theatre Leeds 1, 4, 7 and 10 June. He shared some of his time with Tom Tollett. As the principal bass in an opera, for once you are […] Leeds Living …


More Leeds Gigs in 2022

KAE TEMPEST11 May at Stylus Kae Tempest is finally established as a unique and thought-provoking voice, after 4 studio albums, 5 collections of poetry, 3 plays, 1 novel and a first work of non-fiction.  ‘The Line Is A Curve’ was released on 8th April, adding to a growing reputation in advance of an extensive UK […] Leeds Living …