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Robertson Sets Sights On Betway UK Snooker Championship In York

Neil Robertson is targeting success at the Betway UK Championship in York following his victory at last week’s Champion of Champions.

The world number three from Australia won his first title of the season in Coventry by beating Mark Allen 10-5 in the final. 393 more words


 The Nutcracker @ The York Barbican Review

Christmas has come early in the form of The Russian State Ballet and Opera House‘s impeccable adaptation of The Nutcracker. Taking the classic tale of a girl’s journey through the Land of Sweets with her beloved nutcracker brought to life, The Russian State Ballet and Opera House breathe life and character into their performances unlike many other touring productions. 426 more words


UK Snooker Final Session Sold Out

The final session of snooker’s Betway UK Championship has sold out, with fans snapping up tickets for the showpiece tournament at the York Barbican.

It’s one of the sport’s Triple Crown events and always draws capacity crowds to the Yorkshire city to see the world’s best green baize stars competing for the famous trophy. 206 more words


Darcy Oake: Edge of Reality @ The York Barbican Review

Darcy Oake really knows how to put on a show. The atmosphere is instantly created with literal smoke and mirrors and a short video in which Oake shows off his illusory tricks. 528 more words


Hot Burrito #1

… it’s been a while since I listened to this… Raul Malo… and a week tonight I shall be in York where on the following day he will be with the Mavericks at the Barbican

Music... And My Favourite Gigs

Yorkshire spirit celebrated in brass and bikes

A special Yorkshire Prom with the Black Dyke Band as part of the festivities for the Tour de France featured almost 700 people singing Yorkshire’s ‘anthem’ ‘On Ilkla Moor Baht’at’, a poetic brass-band love story and a cyclist pedalling on stage to present a yellow baton to conductor Nicholas Childs. 610 more words

Food to die for

As you might know I am a huge book lover (in terms of numbers of books not my size) However what you may not be so aware of is that my slightly obsessive book collecting goes beyond crime novels, I also have quite a substantial collection of cookery books. 449 more words