Ahead of the upcoming Music exhibition in 2020, Ellie Parmenter has uncovered an early predecessor to the Leeds Festival we know today.
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29 May 2019 Five museums across West Yorkshire have joined up for the first time to celebrate what makes the county so unique. The ‘We Are West Yorkshire’ project brings together five new exhibitions from the county’s local…
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/LEEDM.E.1988.0091.0014.jpg9401235Lizzy Wilson/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/LMG.pngLizzy Wilson2019-05-29 11:15:062019-07-15 10:49:25Museums celebrate people and history of West Yorkshire in new exhibitions
29 May 2019 Once the beating heart of a number of mill operations, even in semi-retirement Fiona Elizabeth is still more than capable of letting off steam. Leeds Industrial Museum’s magnificent mill engine was by Woodhouse and…
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Mill-small-1.jpg9041280Lizzy Wilson/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/LMG.pngLizzy Wilson2019-05-29 10:56:372019-11-06 10:55:38Object of the week - Mill Engine
24 May 2019 For more than half a century, they’ve taken the silver screen by storm, wreaking havoc and tearing down skyscrapers in big cities across the world. But now a new breed of movie monsters in Leeds are doing their bit…
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/temple-newsam-workshop-Kevi.jpg8531280Lizzy Wilson/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/LMG.pngLizzy Wilson2019-05-28 15:03:432019-11-06 10:55:43Meet the artist making movie monsters to save the planet
20 May 2019 The skeleton of a majestic whale cruelly killed by fishermen 152 years ago will be reconstructed for a new display highlighting the plight of our planet’s oceans. Leeds Museums and Galleries’ long-finned pilot…
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/whale-web2.1.jpg9081210Lizzy Wilson/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/LMG.pngLizzy Wilson2019-05-28 14:57:502019-11-06 10:55:53Pilot project will piece together Leeds whale’s tragic tale
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