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Pupils from Ashfield Primary School celebrating the news, announced in December, that Otley will play a starring role in next year's Tour de Yorkshire, with Sir Gary Verity and Christian Prudhomme. Photography by SWpix.com.

Region's year of ups and downs - October to December 2015

The Fleece pub, at Addingham, suffered a major fire in September.

Region's year of ups and downs - July to September 2015

In April protestors demonstrated against the development of Green Belt land between Guiseley and Menston

Region's year of ups and downs - April to June 2015

Coach Bhupendra Patel surveys the damage to Weston Lane Juniors Sports and Social Club's training ground in January.

Region's year of ups and downs - January to March 2015

Thought for the Week

Yorkshire best-selling crime writer Neil White

Retribution revealed in fact and fiction

(44764019)The White Rosettes all-female barbershop chorus features women from Addingham, Skipton and Bolton Abbey

Wharfedale women help barbershop chorus win top national award

Little Corner of the World at 7 Boroughgate, Otley

What a wonderful little corner of the world!

Entertainer and pianist Peter Gill will be celebrating some of the funniest songs of the last century when he performs at Otley Courthouse.

'MUSICAL comedy gold' lined up for Otley Courthouse

A scene from Mary Stuart

Review: Mary Stuart at Ilkley Playhouse

Airedale Symphony Orchestra which is performing a concert at the King’s Hall in Ilkley

English composers to the fore as Airedale Symphony Orchestra launches season in Ilkley

An invigorating tour of the elements

Artist Ian Kirkpatrick with one of his creations inspired by imagery of the First World War

First World War imagery recreated around Leeds

An Out of Joint, Watford Palace Theatre and Arcola Theatre co-production, in association with Eastern Angles. Jane Wenham: The Witch of Walkern.
Photo Credit: ©Richard Davenport 2015, Richard@rwdavenport.co.uk, 07545642134 (44223900)

Staged tale of alleged final witch trial

Celebrated band to play Christmas concert in Ilkley

Review of An Evening with Lesley Garrett

DV8 performers Andi Xhuma and Ian Garside. Photo by Kris Rozental

Provocative and beautiful tale

Leeds prepares for Christmas lights switch on

Unforgettable documentary film, My Name Is Salt, is Ilkley Film Society's next screening

Ballet Black - Second Coming. Photo Bill Cooper

Triple bill in Leeds from Ballet Black

Northern Ballet’s The Nutcracker. Photograph by Bill Cooper

The Nutcracker comes to Leeds

Cafe/restaurant review: Keelham Kitchen, Skipton

Cafe/restaurant review: Keelham Kitchen, Skipton


What's coming up at Ilkley Playhouse

Photo courtesy of John Morgan, taken at Otley Swimming Club's fun gala. The swimming club started in 1903 and this gala was to celebrate 75 years of the club

A wave of memories as Otley lido campaign causes a splash

Ilkley Literature Festival 2015; Acclaimed author share stories with eager literature fans

(42296205)A promotional poster for the Upstagers' production of Joseph and His Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

'Joseph' will be big 2016 Upstagers production

The Alhambra pantomime cast for 2015 Guide to promoteJack and the Beanstalk. The cast is Billy Pearce, Lisa Riley, John Challis and Jake Canuso

Billy Pearce assembles with the cast of this year's Bradford Alhambra pantomime Jack And The Beanstalk

BrassNeck Theatre rehearsals for The Addams Family. Richard Lloyd (left) who plays Gomez Addams and Jason Evens (right) who plays Lurch.

Spooky fun at Yeadon Town Hall

Review: RashDash at West Yorkshire Playhouse

Jason Donovan starring in Priscilla Queen of the Desert

Review: Pricilla Queen of the Desert, The Musical, Bradford Alhambra

Historian Simon Schama with Venetia, Lady Digby by Sir Anthony van Dyck, National Portrait Gallery, London  Simon Schama - (C) Oxford Film and TV - Photographer: Francis Hanly. (42858708)

Ilkley Literature Festival: From First World War to South Africa and The Face of Britian

A natural cross formed in the stone at the Cow and Calf Rocks, Ilkley

Easter crosses uncovered by budding snappers in area

Ed Miliband at the campaign meeting at Guiseley Theatre

No Labour SNP coalition says Ed

Josie Raine deorates one of Bettys Choclatier's Eggs

Hand-crafted eggs from historic Bettys

Driver admits causing injury

Driver admits causing injury

Mrs Crossley, headmistress, watches over the children having lunch at Moorfield School

Children see how times have altered

Putting their skills to the test

Putting their skills to the test

(18276303) Moorfield School choirmaster and singing teacher, Steve Bradnum, with Emily Hoeg, Grace McIntosh, Imogen McIntosh ,India Burns, Sofia Hoeg, Amy Gott and Sanna Hoeg

Choirmaster expresses delight with students

Performers and children in Chinese lion costumes at Otley's Little Green Frog Nursery.

Nursery dances in a festive New Year

Bishop Toby Howarth joins grandparents and children at the Westville House School science event

School event is joined by grandparents

Year 12 students from Prince Henry's Grammar School during their Madrid visit.

Pupils experience some true Spanish delights

The Revd Christopher Phillips,  Assistant Curate , St Margaret's, Ilkley. (8985026)

Thought for the Week

submitted pix: The Rev Beverley Sproats, curate at St John's Church, Yeadon.  (7924272)

Thought for the Week

Olympic medallist triathletes Alistair (left) and Jonny Brownlee with a sculpture called Triathlon in their home village of Bramhope

Yorkshire roots vital to Brownlee brothers

The view from Bramhope over to Almscliffe Crag

A ramble from misty Bramhope

Sussex trug gift set, £17.99, from crocus.co.uk

Garden gifts for your mum

Ted Evans has published another novel, Mooncar

Cold revenge in gripping finale

Kiki Dee and Carmello Luggeri

Kiki goes all acoustic for new show

Wondimu Keno Wodajo (centre) with Ilkley Harriers

Games on! Ilkley youngsters feel benefit of Olympic coaching

Former chairman of the management project group Ann Johnson ay Washburn Heritage Centre

Celebrations as Washburn Heritage Centre set for further success

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