Yorkshire Life magazine April 2018 – out in the shops or available to buy online now

Yorkshire Life - April 2018

Yorkshire Life - April 2018 - Credit: Archant

A look inside the April 2018 issue of Yorkshire Life

York Art Gallery

York Art Gallery - Credit: Archant

COUNTY LIFE

Feedback - We love to hear your ideas and views about life in Yorkshire

Upfront - News and the odd bit of quirkiness from around the county

Tom Wrigglesworth - Our favourite Sheffield comedian considers the apparent foolish link between transport tickets and ink prices

Lucy Pittaway has created a piece of work has been created for each stage of the Tour de Yorkshire

Lucy Pittaway has created a piece of work has been created for each stage of the Tour de Yorkshire - Credit: Archant

Wendy Pratt - Our columnist at the coast is fascinated by the Hand of Glory

The crème de la crime - Lee Child is one of the world’s best-selling authors and he is at the helm of this year’s crime writing festival

Most Read

That’s what friends are for - Friends of York Art Gallery share their favourite artworks as they celebrate their 70th anniversary

Feast for the eyes - An unusual nature-inspired exhibition finds a home at one of Yorkshire’s finest country houses

Lesley Norris, creator of Bettys Imperial Easter egg, weighing 12lb, almost 70cm high and costs 250

Lesley Norris, creator of Bettys Imperial Easter egg, weighing 12lb, almost 70cm high and costs 250 - Credit: Archant

A military milestone -A century of the RAF in Yorkshire

Take a Tour de Wild - And discover nature’s beauty

Walk… from West Witton and step into the past

Me and my pet - Tracey Hebron from Barnsley on how she muggles through with her puggle

The Grade II listed Penistone viaduct that carried the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway

The Grade II listed Penistone viaduct that carried the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway - Credit: Joan Russell, Joan Russell

Harrogate - A whistle-stop tour of festivals, arts events and celebrations of booze, cheers!

Saltaire - Would Sir Titus Salt be pleased with the way his pioneering workers’ village has developed?

Man on a mission - A £1million appeal is launched to revitalise an important community centre in a North Yorkshire market town

Malton - The town has developed into an artisan paradise thanks mainly to its independent food producers

Victoria Hall, its architecture is just one of the reasons Saltaire is a World Heritage Site

Victoria Hall, its architecture is just one of the reasons Saltaire is a World Heritage Site - Credit: Joan Russell

Penistone - There is a wealth of history not just in the range of fine buildings but in the activities that make the town a community

A cycle legacy - The story of one of Yorkshire’s most exciting events is told in a new art collection

Tunnel vision - Campaigners are a step closer to securing an underground cycle link between Bradford and Halifax

Education - More children are being taught in the great outdoors

Discover the coast - …in April

The Diary - Entertainment and events around the county chosen for you by Tony Greenway

Crossword and Sudoku - Test your knowledge and perhaps win a prize

My Yorkshire weekend - …with Brighouse digital marketing director Scott Brant

 

 

Food & Drink

Happiness is egg shaped - What inspires Bettys’ innovation team to keep producing such cracking Easter eggs? Jo Haywood finds out

V for victory - Veganism is the food trend of the moment but for some it is a lifestyle, as Clea Grady explains

Bottoms up - Yorkshire’s brewing heritage is celebrated in an exhibition at Temple Newsam

Six of the best… freakshakes

Bake a treat - Hot cross bun recipe from Bettys Cookery School’s senior tutor Lisa Bennison

 

Homes & Interiors

Bold and beautiful - Vibrant colours from the garden are used to brighten a modern family home in Harrogate

Property guide - Details of some of the finest properties for sale around the county

The right ingredients - Ideas to bring ‘balance and form’ to the hub of the home

Garden masterclass - …with Toby Buckland

10 tips for retirement - It pays to be prepared

 

Fashion

Sundae girls - Get ready for spring with ice cream hues

Jean genius - Denim style is stronger than ever this season

Bridal special - Fall in love with the gown of your dreams

Share your big day - Photographs from readers’ wedding albums

 

Society

Lord Mayor of York’s charity ball, Principal Hotel, York

Harrogate Hockey Club inaugural sports dinner, Harrogate

Two Ridings Community Foundation charity ball, Principal Hotel, York

 

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