Poetry in Motion

He may be Barnsley FC poet-in-residence, the Beat Poet for Humberside Police, and the remarkable

Northern Lights

In 1919, Jean Sibelius said: “If I could express with language what I can express

The Lost Generation

The seismic impact of World War One changed the destinies of generations. Joshua Ellicott, the

Newly Commissioned Music performed in Harrogate

 As well as music from the great composers of yesteryear, the Festival features two new

Stars are Born

The Festival, for over 50 years, has celebrated new talent. 2017 sees the return of

Talking ‘Bout My Generation

A Baby Boomer? Generation X? Millennial? Or Generation Z? Whether you’re from the same social

Meet the Artist: Anna Tsybuleva

Interview with Anna Tsybuleva

Meet the Artist: Tim Garland

Interview with Tim Garland

Oz Clarke returns to Harrogate!

He says James May needs to be kept on a tight leash, that a

Big Read Celebrates Ian Rankin in Landmark Year

The Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival is on tour this summer with its

Six Suspects Announced on the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award Shortlist

The shortlist for crime writing’s most wanted accolade, the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel

A social lifeline for young mums in our district

Harrogate International Festivals run a free weekly music class for mums under the age of

2017 Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of The Year Longlist Revealed

Big hitters including Lee Child, Ian Rankin and Val McDermid, feature on the longlist

Lee Child Takes Helm of Theakston Crime Writing Festival

The Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival is regarded as the world’s best, achieving

Killer Line up for 2017

The world’s biggest celebration of the crime genre unveiled its full programme at an exclusive

Meet… Pianist Alessandro Taverna

As pianist Alessandro Taverna delivers the grand finale of Harrogate International Festivals’ Sunday Series on

NEW EVENT- Special Guest: Paula Hawkins!

Thursday 4 May | 7.30pm The Crown Hotel, Harrogate Ticket: £10 Unreserved Seating Redeemable against the

Harrogate International Festivals Unveils Summer Line-up

Star of the operatic stage Sir Bryn Terfel, The John Wilson Orchestra, and Armonico Consort

In Memory of Colin Dexter

We were saddened to hear of the death of the best selling crime writer

Rudding Park Estate Supports the Arts

Rudding Park Estate, a portfolio of rural businesses and properties in Follifoot, has become a