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Leeds Castle Rugby & Football Shopping
Leeds Castle, the self-proclaimed Leeds is home to active rugby and Shopping is a great activity in Leeds.
“Loveliest Castle in the World”, is a football communities which are The city is a bustling metropolis of
favourite of locals and visitors to the followed and supported by loyal West Yorkshire and home to a wealth
UK alike. The beautifully serene locals. The city is home to a handful of high street shops, independent
surroundings make this castle of football and rugby clubs, across a shops and markets. You’ll find
something out of a fairy tale. variety of leagues. While rugby is whatever you’re looking for when
Surrounded by a portion of the River generally more dominant in Leeds, you’re shopping in Leeds.
Len, the castle dates back to 1119 football still has a loyal fan following.
and is now owned and maintained by Head over to the Corn Exchange
the Leeds Castle Foundation for The first rugby team was established (pictured) for a variety of
public visits and preservation of this in Leeds in the late 1800s, with independent shops in a beautiful
architectural beauty. football following closely in the early Victorian building, or head to
1900s. If you manage to get a ticket Briggate, near the Shopping Quarters
Visitors can tour the castle daily and to either event, head to Headingley for street after street of shops.
opt for a self-tour or guided for an Stadium for a rugby match or catch Consider staying at one of the hotels
informative representation of the some football at the city’s historical in Leeds city centre for an easy walk
castle’s history and architecture. Elland Road Stadium. to the Shopping Quarters.
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Leeds Festival Micro-Breweries Art & Culture
Leeds Festival is one of the area’s Leeds is home to a variety of Art and culture are strong
most popular summer music independent micro-breweries. These characteristics of the identity of
festivals. Established in 1999, Leeds craft beer companies are dedicated to Leeds. The city is home to the Leeds
Festival was created to coincide with their craft and mission to provide College of Art and several galleries,
the oldest popular music festival still high quality, good-tasting beer. art initiatives and street artwork.
running, Reading Festival. The two Some Leeds breweries focus on You’ll find beautiful street art as you
have since run simultaneously over organic products while others aim for walk through the streets of Leeds.
the course of the August long unique taste. The best way to decide
weekend in England. which ones are your favourites is to Initiatives like Art in Unusual Spaces,
taste them all. which is a series of exhibitions set up
Boasting the most popular music in units across the city centre of
groups and an attendance capacity of Try Burley Street Brewhouse for a Leeds, opens up the opportunities for
80,000, Leeds is a summer staple for fine dark beer (or the popular art in public spaces, making it more
thousands of Leeds locals, UK locals blonde). Ridgeside Brewery is a accessible and present.
and visitors from all over the world. young brewery but has won awards
for their Black Night and Eliminator The city is also home to a vibrant
If you’re interested in attending beers. Leeds Brewery has a staple of music scene, with live gigs nearly
Leeds, camping facilities and band four beers with seasonal additions to every night in the local pubs and
line up information are available on the rota. Give as many as you can a venues. Walk along the streets of
their official website. try to truly find your favourite. Leeds and turn into a pub when you
hear something you like.