a woman looking at a large book with a drawing of a lighthouse

Historic lighthouse designs a beacon of brilliance in city’s new exhibition

A book of historic lighthouse designs from the brilliant mind of Leeds-born engineering genius John Smeaton has gone on display in Leeds.
Model of crown point bridge

Miniature marvel bridges the gap between generations of genius

A remarkably detailed recreation of the historic Crown Point Bridge is among the fantastic feats set to be celebrated in a new exhibition at Leeds Industrial Museum.
Street art of Josh Warrington with text reading "I wanted to put Leeds on the map" - Josh Warrington Leeds's first male boxing world champion

Wall to play for as street art project aims to honour city’s unsung sports stars

The city’s unsung sporting heroes are set to be honoured by new street art with an inspiring project to bring Leeds’s glory days to life.
Deer in a grassy field at Lotherton including a stag with large antlers

Chance to make some deer friends at Lotherton this summer

Visitors to Lotherton can join the herd this summer and get a rare, up close look at the estate’s stunning resident red deer.
A woman holds up an old book in the ruins of Kirkstall Abbey

New chapter as monks’ historic book returns to abbey

A one-of-a-kind book has returned to the ruins of the historic abbey where it was inscribed and studied by monks more than 500 years ago.
A black and white photograph of male gardeners at Temple Newsam

Secret to estate’s flower power revealed as historic hothouse bursts into life

It’s a hidden horticultural gem where generations of gardeners have cultivated exotic fruits and blooms for more than 230 years.