Category Archives: York Events

Find out what’s going on in York and what’s worth a visit while you’re in the city.

1 May 2014

9 Great Yorkshire Cycling Events and Sportives 2014

White Rose Classic

With the Tour de France’s Grand Départ from Yorkshire just around the corner we felt it was time to explore a selection of Yorkshire’s premier road cycling events. A lot of the events cross the routes taken by the Tour, while some explore other hidden Yorkshire gems. Links have been provided for further information on each event. A full list of British Cycling approved Yorkshire sportives can be found here.

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24 January 2014

The Stepmother by Githa Sowerby at York Theatre Royal

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 DISCUSSING THE NORTHERN PREMIERE PRODUCTION OF GITHA SOWERBY’S THE STEPMOTHER WITH DIRECTOR, MAGGIE SMALES York Settlement Community Players (YSCP) are the first theatre company to bring Githa Sowerby’s rarely performed play, ‘The Stepmother’  to the North of England. When YSCP announced their intention to stage one of Sowerby’s plays, as part of the York Theatre Royal’s […]

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29 November 2013

Yorkshire’s Great for Pantomimes, “Oh yes it is!”

The 2012-13 panto at the Theatre Royal

   If you’re looking for a Yorkshire pantomime then you’ve come to the right place. Here’s a list of pantomimes in Yorkshire for 2013-14… Location Production Venue Dates Barnsley Aladdin and his Wonderful Lamp The Academy Theatre, 311 Sheffield Rd, Birdwell 2 to 31 Dec 2013 Barnsley GoldiLocks And The Three Bears Horizon Theatre, Dodworth […]

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26 November 2012

Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland – and the Ice Factor

Great fun and great shopping at Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland and the Ice Factor – the premier seasonal event in York from now until Jan 13, 2013. Ice rink, fun fair and famous name stores – a brilliant way of combining shopping with a real treat of a day out.

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