Gold medal winning garden springs back up in the Coppergate Centre

Gold medal winning garden springs back up in the Coppergate Centre

A temporary garden installation that won a gold medal at the recent Harrogate Spring Flower Show has sprung up in the heart of York’s city centre! ‘In Sight of the Minster’ has been recreated by staff and students from Askham Bryan College within the Coppergate Centre.

Gold medal winning garden springs back up in the Coppergate Centre

Gold medal winning garden springs back up in the Coppergate Centre

A temporary garden installation that won a gold medal at the recent Harrogate Spring Flower Show has sprung up in the heart of York’s city centre!  ‘In Sight of the Minster’ has been recreated by staff and students from Askham Bryan College within the Coppergate Centre.

Now That's What I Call Dancing - A projecy celebrating diverse voices in York

Now That's What I Call Dancing - A projecy celebrating diverse voices in York

Feeling creative?
Got something to say?
Love dance, theatre and trying new things?

Spiltmilk Dance, in association with York Theatre Royal, are bringing an exciting new project to York, and are looking for local people to get involved.
NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED and you don’t even have to dance!
Now That's What I Call Dancing will invite 10 people from across the city, at 10 different stages of life to each create a short dance on 2 professional performers, about absolutely anything.

Umbrellas return to make Coppergate as pretty as a picture!

Umbrellas return to make Coppergate as pretty as a picture!

36 vibrant floral umbrellas have returned to Coppergate Walk this week to launch its ‘Instagram Summer’, a series of events and photo opportunities that aims to make the Coppergate Centre one of the key city hotspots for visitors wanting fabulous photo opportunities.

York creatives invited to pitch ideas for Castle Gateway events

York creatives invited to pitch ideas for Castle Gateway events

Ideas and pitches that bring the Castle Gateway area of York to life are being sought from artists, musicians and creatives that live in the city, as part of a new initiative to animate this key part of the city centre.

York BID boosts city cycle parking provision by 10%

York BID boosts city cycle parking provision by 10%

With pedal power forming a core part of York’s sustainable transportation plan, York Business Improvement District has given cyclists a boost, completing the installation of eight new cycle racks around the city, increasing bike parking provision across York by 10%.

The taste of the city – over 40 venues sign up for inaugural York Restaurant Week

The taste of the city – over 40 venues sign up for inaugural York Restaurant Week

 A new initiative to encourage York residents to try out different eateries in the city centre is set to launch with over 40 venues offering fixed price menus from £10 to £20. York Restaurant Week will run from 1 – 7 April across the city.

Residents ‘escape’ from JORVIK Viking Centre in new interactive app

Residents ‘escape’ from JORVIK Viking Centre in new interactive app

The world-famous residents of JORVIK Viking Centre – from the huntsman with his canine to the poor gentleman who has been straining on the latrine for the last 35 years – are set to escape the confines of the recreated Viking-age street this half term (20 – 27 February 2019)! York-based New Moon Studios has created an augmented reality app that brings the characters to life at different venues around the city!