Gentleman Jack and 19th Century Sleeves

Vanessa Jones gives context to the costumes featured in the new BBC One drama, Gentleman Jack.
A record with a red cover from Lloyds of Albion Place.

Record Shops in Leeds

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Discover the impressive history of record shops throughout Leeds.
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Leeds Art Gallery showcase exciting new commissions and solo presentations for Yorkshire Sculpture International

Leeds Art Gallery will display a number of new commissions from international artists in response to the provocation posed by invited artist Phyllida Barlow that ‘sculpture is the most anthropological of the art forms’.
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Poets will be well-versed in celebrating Leonora’s legacy

13 June 2019 It was a day which changed her life forever, starting Leeds’s feminist firebrand down the path to becoming a pioneer in the fight for women’s rights. Now, on what would have been her 146th birthday, visitors to…
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Miners dig deep to unearth estate’s pit history

6 June 2019 A group of ex-pit workers from Leeds have gone back to the coal face, working with volunteers to unearth the history of mining at Temple Newsam. Blot on the Landscape, a new exhibition at Temple Newsam House, explores…