Ahead of the upcoming Music exhibition in 2020, Ellie Parmenter has uncovered an early predecessor to the Leeds Festival we know today.
Our schools loans box membership scheme is now up and running with over 25 boxes to choose from, with subjects ranging from the Ancient Greeks to chocolate.
Discover the fascinating trove of letters from the archive of Sydney Kitson in Leeds Art Gallery.
Street vendors were an inherent aspect of Victorian Britain, but often forgotten…
Uncover the heroic story of Arthur Louis Aaron: an RAF pilot from Leeds who “set an example of devotion to duty which has seldom been equaled and never surpassed”.
Social History Curator Kitty Ross opens up a fascinating Victorian photo album in the collection!
Several years ago, we were given a donation of 100 postcards created during WW1 by an Adel schoolmaster.
Characters, settings and stories from fairytales often pop up in unexpected places…