June 2, 2022
With just a handful of events still to come in the 2022 Leek Arts Festival programme, organisers are urging local people not to miss out on the chance to enjoy some great comedy and music. LAF 2022 - which made a welcome return after missing the past two years because of Covid-19 - has seen a total of more than 40 events go ahead since the end of April, covering virtually every form of art and culture.
May 12, 2022
A LARGE scale music event, which has set to take place in Uttoxeter this year, has been postponed for another year. The 2022 Acoustic Festival of Britain had set to take place from May 20 until May 22 at it’s regular venue of Uttoxeter Racecourse.
May 6, 2022
A Moorlands town’s already vibrant and exciting entertainment scene is enjoying a massive boost this month as the town’s annual arts festival brings more than 40 extra events for culture lovers to enjoy. Leek Arts Festival was cancelled in 2020 - and never even got off the ground in 2021 - because of Covid-19.
May 6, 2022
The organisers of an agricultural show are aiming to “broaden the scope and evolve the show’s ethos to celebrate all aspects of food production” in the local area. The Leek and District Show for 2022 is set to be held on Saturday, July 30 at a new venue alongside the A53 in Longsdon.
December 16, 2021
Tickets for events in one of the Moorlands’ biggest celebrations of artistic talent have gone on sale after organisers confirmed it will bounce back next May. Leek Arts Festival has been unable to go ahead for two years in succession because of Covid-19. But tickets for key events in the 2022 Leek Arts Festival will be on sale at The Foxlowe Arts Centre from today (Wednesday, December 15) just in time for culture fans to buy them as Christmas presents. Tickets will also be available online through the festival website.