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Celebrate National Poetry Day on 28 September 2017 >

As it’s National Poetry Day we thought this would be the perfect opportunity to share our current favourite poem.     The wonderful Mike Garry shares his approach to parenting in this heartwarming advert for Nationwide Building Society. This fab … Continue reading

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Spoken word night, Poems, Prose & Pints has a new home! >

Poems, Prose and Pints, the welcoming and relaxed spoken word event, held every 3rd Wednesday of the month in Harrogate, has now moved to the fabulous North Bar on Cheltenham Parade. The popular event run by poets Helen Shay and Tim … Continue reading

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The marvellous Kate Tempest heads to Deer Shed Festival 8! >

Bravo, top marks and a big blooming well done Deer Shed Festival!   The family friendly festival have announced an absolutely cracking line up for Deer Shed 8, headlined by Scottish alternative rock band Teenage Fanclub, Neil Hannon’s The Divine Comedy … Continue reading

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The best dinosaur-themed punk band you’ve never heard of… >

That’s enough to get us hooked! Whatever Happened to Vandal Raptor? is the brand new show by Punk poet, theatre-maker and play-wright, Henry Raby. Part of York Literature Festival, you can see it at York Theatre Royal on the 30th … Continue reading

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The Hounds bring the marvellous Luke Wright to Harrogate >

Release the Hounds is teaming up with Harrogate Theatre this December and will be presenting the very lovely Luke Wright and his award winning show ‘What I learned from Johnny Bevan’ in the HG theatre studio. Wordsmith Luke Wright took … Continue reading

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We’re ringing the changes at Release the Hounds. >

  Old dog learns new tricks. Ringing the changes at Release the Hounds. What a blast the last 3 years have been! It’s hard to believe that an idea that was conceived over a cup of tea and chocolate hobnob … Continue reading

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Singer Songwriter Jamie Bevan >

        “He’s not quite a household name yet but he may well become so one day” – writes Graham Chalmers of the Harrogate Advertiser. Jamie Bevan, Welsh born singer and local artist has proved that nothing is … Continue reading

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Take a journey into the unknown! >

                     The Literary Hounds are set to be released once more as they embark on their third annual three-day festival. Release the Hounds takes over the streets in quite a literal … Continue reading

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SOLD OUT alert! >

The Dr. John Cooper Clarke gig is totally sold out, all tickets were sold and dealt with online through Harrogate Theatre, there have been no tickets sold locally at this time. We will keep you updated if any spare tickets … Continue reading

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Happy New Year >

Well it’s time to reflect on 2014… We just wanted to say a massive thank you to our artists who have performed for us, our supporters and helpers along the way, and all you lovely people who believed in the … Continue reading

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