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9 things to do in Yorkshire over the May bank holiday weekend

The second bank holiday of the month is shortly upon us and with this comes the search for fun events and activities around Yorkshire. Yorkshire has a wide array of different events taking place throughout the region over the upcoming May bank holiday weekend.
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Steve Backshall goes exploring.

TV Choice: Five of the best shows this week

If the weather's turning here's some some stuff from the schedules to keep you inside from Saturday May 26.
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Cordelia (FLORENCE PUGH), King Lear (SIR ANTHONY HOPKINS), Goneril (EMMA THOMPSON), Regan (EMILY WATSON) - (C) Playground Entertainment - Photographer: Ed Miller

TV Highlight AND TRAILER: Sir Anthony Hopkins is King Lear

King Lear, BBC Two, Monday, May 28, 9.30pm
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Tom Cruise stars in American Made on Sky Cinema.

TV Choice: Streaming and downloading

The future is here and now, grab it with your fave black box or app.... From Saturday, May 26.
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Yorkshire's beautiful landscape provides a wonderful setting in which to retire

The Golden Years: Why Yorkshire is the best place to enjoy retirement

When to comes to retirement, there are few better places to settle down and enjoy the golden years than right here in Yorkshire.
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Crime writers under the microscope

Crime writers under the microscope

Big Read

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A playful rivalry between Yorkshire and Lancashire still exists

Wars of the roses: How the rivalry between Yorkshire and Lancashire still exists today

The Wars of the Roses were a series of English civil wars fought between the House of Lancaster and the House of York in order to gain control of the throne of England, and all these years later a rivalry between Yorkshire and Lancashire still exists.
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War For The Planet Of The Apes is on Sky Cinema.

TV Choice: Streaming and downloading

Seek 'em here, seek, 'em there, those TV programmes are everywhere! From Saturday May 19.
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All Round To Mrs Brown's

TV Choice: Five of the best shows this week

You don't have to take my word for it but here's some stuff from the schedules that might take your fancy... From Saturday May 19.
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Ben Whishaw and Hugh Grant star in A Very English Scandal.

TV Highlight: Hugh Grant stars in BBC drama

A Very English Scandal, BBC One, Sunday, 9pm
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Elisabeth Moss stars in A Handmaid's Tale.

Big Preview: Elisabeth Moss on A Handmaid's Tale

Featuring on Channel 4 this weekend is the eagerly-awaited second series of the multi-Emmy-winning US drama set in a dystopian society that treats women as property of the state.

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By Paul Sugden.

Your Pictures of the Week

Pictures taken in Royds Park, by Paul Sugden. The miniature railway, and Esmay encounters a hedgehog.

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The Beverley & East Riding Early Music Festival: A European Grand Tour from London, to Venice, to Vienna returns to the region on May 24-27

A European Grand Tour: Popular Early Music Festival returns to Yorkshire this month

The Beverley & East Riding Early Music Festival: A European Grand Tour from London, to Venice, to Vienna returns to the region on May 24-27.

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Andr Rieu

André Rieu 'Amore - My tribute to love' 2018 Maastricht Concert at Vue Cinemas

One of the most popular live acts in the world, the King of the Waltz, André Rieu has announced that his 2018 Maastricht concerts will be screened via satellite in over 500 cinemas nationwide across the weekend of 28th – 29th July, as he performs his hometown shows this year with a celebration of love.
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Exhibition pays homage to the heroism of women

Exhibition pays homage to the heroism of women

Katrina Palmer Exhibition

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The Windsors Royal Wedding Special

TV Choice AND TRAILER: Five of the best shows this week.

Dig into the schedules and you will find these gems... From Saturday May 12.
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Charlize Theron in Atomic Blonde on Sky Cinema.

TV Choice: Streaming and downloading

Summer's here, so the time is right - for closing the curtains and watching some great shows and films from the ether....From Saturday May 12
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Benedict Cumberbatch stars in Patrick Melrose.

TV Highlight AND TRAILER: Benedict Cumberbatch stars in Patrick Melrose

Patrick Melrose, Sky Atlantic & NOW TV, Sunday May13, 2am/9pm

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Today marks the beginning of the third Yorkshire Silent Film Festival, which will run until May 27

Yorkshire Silent Film Festival: The popular annual live-scored silent film festival returns

Today marks the beginning of the third Yorkshire Silent Film Festival, which will run until May 27. Founded in 2016, Yorkshire Silent Film Festival is the UK's largest celebration of live-scored silent film.

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Leeds Indie Food Festival is now in its fourth year, with even more events and collaborations than ever before (Photo: Tom Joy)

From street food to wine debates: Popular Indie Food Festival returns to Leeds this week

From May 10-28, Leeds’ thriving independent food and drink community will once again put on a mouthwatering feast at the annual Leeds Indie Food festival.
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