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Festive fun……

Test your knowledge of famous Yorkshire people born and bred in God’s Own Country.

Here’s a new one for Day eighteen…..


This celebrity was born in Leeds in 1961. 56 more words

Made In Yorkshire

Chikankari and the West

India has always attracted lot of eyeballs for its culture, tradition and textiles. Our ethnic Chikankari wear has caught fancy of many designers abroad. Chikankari being a delicate embroidery, is now gaining popularity in the overseas market especially USA, Mid Europe, Australia and Africa textile industries. 160 more words

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011)

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is a feel good testament to growing old, and proof that there’s truth in the adage ‘you’re as old as you feel – or the one that you’re feeling’! 549 more words


Why I Despise the Olympics

Let me say it plainly: I hate the Olympics.

I won’t be watching them. Sheesh, it’s like a Super Bowl that goes on for weeks and weeks. 194 more words


Seven Costumes and A Castle

Summer greetings to all of you! I have not travelled to the Lake District, nor have I picked strawberries. But I have seen an exhibition that might interest you. 1,599 more words

The SPECTRE of a Dead 007

The dead are alive.

This is what we mean by specters. In what is likely Daniel Craig’s last 007 film, we see an immortal James Bond confronted by his entire mythology, coming to terms with his increasingly irrelevant role as an old-fashion spy in a postmodern world. 1,689 more words


Queen 'Has been Knobbled' - Shocking Omissions in Birthday Honours List

News that tangerine-hued Scottish lothario Rod Stewart has been knighted in the Queen’s Birthday Honours has received a predictably catty response from Dalston’s creative community. 327 more words