Leeds City Council - Archive (events)

2019
04
October
2019
| 13:58 Europe/London
Football fans, families and culture vultures are set to come together to experience the beautiful game in a whole new way when Light Night Leeds returns next week. This year’s annual arts spectacular will see a pair of illuminated footballers havi...
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13
September
2019
| 14:35 Europe/London
Roads in Otley, Headingley and Beeston Hill are to be closed to traffic on 22 September as part of celebrations for World Car Free Day. Leeds will join cities from across the world including London and Paris taking part in this year’s World Car Fr...
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2018
14
September
2018
| 10:05 Europe/London
A huge fire-breathing dragon will land in Leeds city centre bringing myth and legend to life at this year’s Light Night Leeds festival. The awe-inspiring creation, entitled Forgotten, will be projected across The Queen’s Hotel on City Square in on...
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07
September
2018
| 13:07 Europe/London
World class pianists from across the globe will take to the stage at Leeds Town Hall later this month to compete for one of classical music’s most prestigious prizes. And for the first time ever, the glittering finale of this year’s Leeds Internat...
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2015
24
November
2015
| 11:07 Europe/London
Initial information on the expected route of next year’s Columbia Threadneedle World Triathlon Leeds event has been revealed today. Leeds City Council, which is organising the prestigious event with Lagardère Sports, British Triathlon and the Inte...
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17
September
2015
| 11:32 Europe/London
PRESS RELEASE ISSUED BY BRITISH TRIATHLON, LEEDS CITY COUNCIL, LAGARDERE AND UK SPORT Places in the amateur races at the Columbia Threadneedle World Triathlon Leeds are almost all sold out after a month of being on general sale. The Olympic distan...
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17
August
2015
| 00:01 Europe/London
General entries for the Columbia Threadneedle World Triathlon Leeds are set to open at 9am today (18 August) – exactly one year to the start of the triathlon events at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. The event offers amateur triathletes of all levels of ...
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06
August
2015
| 10:14 Europe/London
A new child-friendly rollercoaster ride and a special pirate-themed event will be among the star attractions as Leeds’s popular City Beach spectacular returns this weekend. The official opening of the urban beach will take place on Millennium Squa...
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