Yorkshire Life magazine August 2015 – out in the shops or available to buy online now

Yorkshire Life August 2015

Yorkshire Life August 2015 - Credit: Archant

A look inside the August 2015 issue of Yorkshire Life

County Life

Lights, camera…action - Millions of pounds are pouring into Yorkshire’s ‘showbiz’ economy

Take a risk - Dip into something different at Harrogate International Festivals

A bravura performance - Lingerie legend Michelle Mone entertains guests at Raworths Literary Lunch

The fall-out from the Cold War - A chilling visit to a Cold War relic close to the heart of York

The Gallery - We showcase the work of Richmond artist Lucy Pittaway

Most Read

Thirsk - Discover the people and events from the past who have helped shaped one of North Yorkshire’s oldest market towns

Flying with dinosaurs - Dragonflies were in the thick of it millions of years ago as they are today

Knaresborough - Five key figures share their love of this North Yorkshire town

The meaning of beach life - What does the beach mean to you? Jo Haywood talks to a man searching for an answer

Cleckheaton - Music and literary festivals capture the true spirit of the West Yorkshire town

Walk - Winterburn

More than a match - Yorkshire cricket hero Hedley Verity remembered in a new play

The Diary - A guide to the best entertainment in Yorkshire

Homes & Interiors

Property - The leading guide to luxury property for sale around the region

Seaside living - A tight but perfect coastal fit for one family at a cottage in Robin Hood’s Bay

Brighter outlook - Clever and colourful window dressing lifts a room out of the doldrums

Gardening - Grow your own blooms for the home and as gifts for family and friends


Hot holiday list - Pack your case with easy to wear yet stylish dresses and essential accessories

Summer vibes - Beauty essentials for the holidays

Food & Drink

Cooking your looks - Meet a naturopath and food expert who believes you can cook yourself young

Silver service - Readers are among the first to taste the new Lady Betty Afternoon Tea

Six of the best… - ice cream parlours


Prince’s Trust Humber Futures gala dinner, Beverley Minster

Summer Garden Party, Scampston Hall, near Malton

Summer Charity Ball, The Space, Wakefield

Cocktail Party, Bramham International Horse Trials, Wetherby

Caulfield Showroom opening, Harewood Bridge, near Leeds