Arts

Arts

Hometown gig for Harrogate's electro-pop stars

Fresh from soldout appearances in London, hugely talented Harrogate duo Litany are returning to play a rare show in their hometown in December.
News
Talented musician Dan Burnett.

Review: Harrogate's Dan Burnett - king of the keyboards!

Dan Burnett: Small World EP

Whats on
Artist Christian Furr and photographer Gered Mankowitz at their exhibition 45RPM at RedHouse Originals Gallery in Harrogate. (Photo by giglens)

Legendary rock music photographer is hit in Harrogate

A legend in rock music photography has appeared in person at not one but two events in Harrogate over the last week.
News
Definitely Might Be who will be headlining Monteys Rock Cafe's birthday bash in Harrogate.

UK's top Oasis tribute for Harrogate bar

Monteys Rock Café in Harrogate is nearing the climax of a series of live rock nights to mark its 21st birthday - all topped off with a show by Oasis, welll not quite the real thing, but close.
Whats on
The five-star Yorkshire monastery where the monks will have en-suite bathrooms

The five-star Yorkshire monastery where the monks will have en-suite bathrooms

Monks at a North Yorkshire monastery are eagerly awaiting the first renovation of their austere accommodation in 120 years.
News
Showing  soon in Harrogate - Part of a photo/painting by Jimi Hendrix as portrayed by photographer Gered Mankowitz and artist Christian Furr.

Iconic Hendrix/Stones images for new Harrogate exhibition

A Harrogate gallery which brings art and rock n roll together with great success is doing it again.
News
Barnsley's own 'Queen of Egypt' TV star Prof Joann Fletcher

PREVIEW: Ancient Egypt comes to Barnsley with study workshops

Ancient Egypt fans in Yorkshire are to get the chance of a lifetime to spend up to three days studing the fascinating subject with the region's own TV experts Prof Joann Fletcher & Dr Stephen Buckley.

Promoted content
Singer-songwriter Chris Helme.

Britpop hero in Harrogate at 10 Devonshire Place

A former Britpop hero is to play in Harrogate tonight, Thursday, as part of a weekend of celebrations to mark the third birthday of one of the town’s award-winning craft beer bars.
News
The Beatles as pictured on the sleeve of their classic 1967 album Sgt Pepper.

Harrogate event on Beatles and more at North Bar

There will be a limited number of tickets on the door this Saturday night for a night of classic 60s psychedelia music in Harrogate with a top music writer and live music at the North Bar.
Whats on
New line-up, hot new EP - Strangers in Paradise.

Brilliant new EP by Harrogate rock band

With their new EP Fear of Loathing, Harrogate rock band Strangers in Paradise have made a quantum leap from their previous recordings..
Whats on
The author Lee Child, who has been revealed as the programming chairman for the 2018 Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival. Picture by Charlotte Graham/CAG Photography Ltd.

Reacher author Child to chair Harrogate’s crime writing festival

One of the world’s best-selling crime writers Lee Child has been confirmed as the programming chairman for Harrogate’s annual crime-writing spectacular.

News
Popular Harrogate artist Tony Brummell Smith.

Review: Best exhibition yet by artist Brummell Smith

Enduringly popular Harrogate artist Tony Brummell Smith is unveiling his most recent work in a new exhibition this weekend.
News
Sunlight starts bizarre fire at Bolton Abbey

Sunlight starts bizarre fire at Bolton Abbey

Firefighters were called to one of Yorkshire's most popular historic attractions today when a curtain caught fire in bizarre circumstances.

News
Psych-Pop band Aloe Veras who are playing a special Faber & Faber author event in Harrogate.

Top music author + psych-pop band at North Bar, Harrogate

An exclusive Faber & Faber book ‘In Conversation’ event coming up in Harrogate is all about classic psychedelic bands of the 1960s - so what would be more natural than for this literary event also to feature live music and films?
Whats on
True North event organiser and popular musician Paul Mirfin, the Singing Conductor. (1612121AM1)

Singing Conductor's showcase of Harrogate talent

Sometimes known as ‘The Singing Conductor’, one of the Harrogate district’s most popular musicians is hosting an ambitious charity show tonight, Friday.
News
6:12 cast members Sam Newsome and Michael Garside on stage at Harrogate Theatre Studio in the production of Stones in his Pocket.

6:12 put Hollywood to shame at Harrogate Theatre

6:12 theatre group, Stones in his Pocket, Harrogate Theatre Studio.

News
Lee Mavers and John Power of The La's at Royal Court Theatre in Liverpool in 1987. (Picture by Jake Summerton)

There they come! The La's in Harrogate tomorrow

A Harrogate art gallery with a reputation for bringing cool artists and rock n rollers to town has an exciting new event this weekend.
News
Singer-songwriter Paul Mirfin at Harrogate rail station. Picture by Adrian Murra (1612121AM1)

Singing Conductor's Royal Hall 'True North' extravaganza

Sometimes known as ‘The Singing Conductor’, one of the Harrogate district’s most popular musicians is hosting an ambitious charity show soon.
News
New exhibition at Art in the Mill in Knaresborough - Artist Holly Holder.

Blind Harrogate artist's 'Feel not Think' exhibition to open

A blind Harrogate artist who once worked at the top in TV and film says she is delighted by her latest work as she prepares to launch her new exhibition.
News
Legendary broadcaster and campaigner Joan Bakewell in a recent photograph.

Joan Bakewell says women will win after Weinstein scandal

If anyone’s managed to navigate the changing landscape for women in public life over the past 50 years with dignity it’s Joan Bakewell.
Whats on
Load more