Specially created “All the Colours of Transdev” face coverings prove a big hit with customers across the North

Bus operator Transdev’s specially designed face covering featuring all the colours of its services across the North have raised over £2,400 for NHS Charities – with more to come as sales continue. On Monday 15 June, the day Government instructions to wear face coverings when using public transport were introduced, Transdev began offering its designer… Read more »

York’s favourite red open top buses launch Sunday saver discounts to help residents and students enjoy the delights on their doorstep this Autumn

It’s York’s favourite and most frequent open top city bus tour – and now the red buses of CitySightseeing York are inviting residents and students to discover the delights on their doorstep every Sunday at a very special discount. The circular hop-on, hop-off tour calls at 21 stops across the city every 15 minutes, every… Read more »

Boutique wine shop in York offers private shopping experience

A former Victorian Police Station in Fulford York, which has been transformed into a boutique wine store, has just opened. The Vices Archive offers a stylish fusion of retail and hospitality and boasts an eclectic mix of over 100 fine Italian wines, including limited editions that are otherwise hard to source in the UK. The… Read more »

Steps FlyDSA Arena Sheffield 2nd November 2021 on sale announcement

Three years after they staged the UK’s most successful comeback of the decade, enduring pop legends Steps – aka Claire, Faye, H, Lee and Lisa – return once again with their new album, What The Future Holds, to be released on November 27th 2020 and the sure-to-be epic, What The Future Holds 2021 Tour, starting right here in Sheffield at the FlyDSA Arena on November… Read more »

York Maze Announces Plans for Halloween event

It is a mix of good news and bad for Halloween fans as York Maze announces its award-winning Hallowscream nights will not be going ahead this year, but the family friendly Hallowtween event will return. Says York Maze owner Tom Pearcy, “We have been operating our Hallowscream nights since 2009 but last year was our… Read more »

Experienced industry manager to help steer North of England bus operator’s journey towards post-COVID recovery

Every great journey needs a plan – and experienced bus industry manager Paul Sammonds is now in the driving seat as newly-appointed Planning Manager with North of England bus operator Transdev. 35-year-old Paul joins at a vitally important time for Transdev, as the business looks to drive forward its plan for the road to recovery… Read more »

AA Launch Brand New Drive-In Event at Elvington Airfield

The AA are launching their first ever drive-in cinema in spectacular style with a series of outdoor screenings at Elvington Airfield this September. AA’s Getaway Vol 1: The Drive-In will offer a selection of award-winning films – a space chase with Guardians of the Galaxy, a thrilling heist with Baby Driver and, for Members, the… Read more »

Lockdown Volunteers Launch Online Festival to Combat Social Injustices

For many people 2020 has been a tough year. Though the world seems more divided than ever, there is hope. Recently, we’ve seen that the desire for connection and equality can be a formidable force, whether it is millions of people taking to the streets at Black Lives Matter protests, or individuals caring for the most… Read more »

A comedy hat-trick at Sheffield City Hall as Richard Pie, Stewart Lee and Jenny Eclair all announce shows at Sheffield City Hall in 2021

Jenny Eclair will be performing in the Memorial Hall at Sheffield City Hall on Thursday 27th May 2021 – tickets priced £24.45 (including fees) go on sale 10am Friday 4th September 2020. Having hit 60 (but still a year younger than Madonna), Jenny Eclair AKA ‘The Face of Vagisan’ confronts a new decade of decrepitude. Now… Read more »

Nominate a family in your area in need of a free holiday

Do you know a family, NHS or frontline worker in your area that has been adversely affected by the Covid-19 pandemic and needs a break? As part of the nation’s emotional and wellbeing recovery from the pandemic, the national charity YHA (England & Wales) wants to give away free holidays to families in your area…. Read more »