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Little Corner of the World at 7 Boroughgate, Otley

What a wonderful little corner of the world!

(44764019)The White Rosettes all-female barbershop chorus features women from Addingham, Skipton and Bolton Abbey

Wharfedale women help barbershop chorus win top national award

Entertainer and pianist Peter Gill will be celebrating some of the funniest songs of the last century when he performs at Otley Courthouse.

'MUSICAL comedy gold' lined up for Otley Courthouse

A scene from Mary Stuart

Review: Mary Stuart at Ilkley Playhouse

Airedale Symphony Orchestra which is performing a concert at the King’s Hall in Ilkley

English composers to the fore as Airedale Symphony Orchestra launches season in Ilkley

Artist Ian Kirkpatrick with one of his creations inspired by imagery of the First World War

First World War imagery recreated around Leeds

An invigorating tour of the elements

An Out of Joint, Watford Palace Theatre and Arcola Theatre co-production, in association with Eastern Angles. Jane Wenham: The Witch of Walkern.
Photo Credit: ©Richard Davenport 2015, Richard@rwdavenport.co.uk, 07545642134 (44223900)

Staged tale of alleged final witch trial

Celebrated band to play Christmas concert in Ilkley

Review of An Evening with Lesley Garrett

DV8 performers Andi Xhuma and Ian Garside. Photo by Kris Rozental

Provocative and beautiful tale

Leeds prepares for Christmas lights switch on

Northern Ballet’s The Nutcracker. Photograph by Bill Cooper

The Nutcracker comes to Leeds

Ballet Black - Second Coming. Photo Bill Cooper

Triple bill in Leeds from Ballet Black

Award-winning folk duo Gilmore and Roberts will be gracing the stage of Otley Courthouse this November

Science and Song-writing: Gilmore and Roberts and Otley Science Festival at the Courthouse

Airborough Rotary's annual brass band concert

Cafe/restaurant review: Keelham Kitchen, Skipton

Cafe/restaurant review: Keelham Kitchen, Skipton

Photo courtesy of John Morgan, taken at Otley Swimming Club's fun gala. The swimming club started in 1903 and this gala was to celebrate 75 years of the club

A wave of memories as Otley lido campaign causes a splash

Ilkley Literature Festival 2015; Acclaimed author share stories with eager literature fans

The Alhambra pantomime cast for 2015 Guide to promoteJack and the Beanstalk. The cast is Billy Pearce, Lisa Riley, John Challis and Jake Canuso

Billy Pearce assembles with the cast of this year's Bradford Alhambra pantomime Jack And The Beanstalk

(42296205)A promotional poster for the Upstagers' production of Joseph and His Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

'Joseph' will be big 2016 Upstagers production

BrassNeck Theatre rehearsals for The Addams Family. Richard Lloyd (left) who plays Gomez Addams and Jason Evens (right) who plays Lurch.

Spooky fun at Yeadon Town Hall

Review: RashDash at West Yorkshire Playhouse

Jason Donovan starring in Priscilla Queen of the Desert

Review: Pricilla Queen of the Desert, The Musical, Bradford Alhambra

Historian Simon Schama with Venetia, Lady Digby by Sir Anthony van Dyck, National Portrait Gallery, London  Simon Schama - (C) Oxford Film and TV - Photographer: Francis Hanly. (42858708)

Ilkley Literature Festival: From First World War to South Africa and The Face of Britian

A natural cross formed in the stone at the Cow and Calf Rocks, Ilkley

Easter crosses uncovered by budding snappers in area

Bizzie Lizzies in Swadford Street, Skipton

It’s traditional -- and it’s gluten-free

Riding round scenic Malhamdale

Riding round scenic Malhamdale

Elly Fiorentini and Roger Fielding perform their waltz routine in Martin House’s Strictly Get Dancing competition

A waltz and tango raises £3k for cause

Protesters in call to monitor grouse

Protesters in call to monitor grouse

The Revd Christopher Phillips,  Assistant Curate , St Margaret's, Ilkley. (8985026)

Thought for the Week

Olympic medallist triathletes Alistair (left) and Jonny Brownlee with a sculpture called Triathlon in their home village of Bramhope

Yorkshire roots vital to Brownlee brothers

Sussex trug gift set, £17.99, from crocus.co.uk

Garden gifts for your mum

Ted Evans has published another novel, Mooncar

Cold revenge in gripping finale

Kiki Dee and Carmello Luggeri

Kiki goes all acoustic for new show

Wondimu Keno Wodajo (centre) with Ilkley Harriers

Games on! Ilkley youngsters feel benefit of Olympic coaching

Former chairman of the management project group Ann Johnson ay Washburn Heritage Centre

Celebrations as Washburn Heritage Centre set for further success

Horsforth charity worker Shirley Crawford with children in Uganda

Horsforth charity worker Shirley makes a difference to war-torn children’s lives

Sales director Richard Shelton checks on the clarity of the latest brew

Heady days as Ilkley Brewery expands its sales market

An image of the ruins of the Old Dog Mill in Yeadon, after it was struck by a devastating blaze in December 1906

Aireborough history society’s digi-drive rescues past for the future

Flying Officer Edgar Jackson with his wife and baby

Old photograph of Ilkley servicesman reveals true horrors of war

Bishop of Bradford the Rt Rev Nick Baines

Church prepares for new West Yorkshire and the Dales diocese set-up

Kathryn Oubridge with a piece from her showhome installation

Head out on Ilkley Art Trail of range of local artists

MP Greg Mulholland joined Macmillan Cancer Support fundraisers at their Biggest Coffee Morning at Yeadon Town Hall

World's Biggest Coffee Morning proves a hit with Wharfedale people

Otley off-road racing couple Richard and Bernadette Copsey with one of their cups

Wheels in the air for roaring Mr and Mrs racers from Otley

Peter Gordon, Kirsty Sword Gusmao and Max Stahl are reunited at her home in Dili

Wharfedale filmmaker's return to the bloodbath isle

Mavis Broadbent with her memories of the world-famous fish and chip shop Harry Ramsden’s

Mavis's memories of Ramsden’s record-breaking day

Jim Shelton, pictured recently

Community hero Jim steps down as Poppy Appeal organiser

Nicky Driver, daughter of Dress Circle owner Cherie Sharpe, surrounded by the cothing which will be sold off in memory of her mother.

Curtain comes down on Cherie's Dress Circle shop

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