With the strapline ‘Live Lounge-Dare to be Different’, West Yorkshire based act ‘Live Lounge’ has achieved unprecedented success since its formation. In 2011, former classically trained violinist Howard Nash faced redundancy from his senior position in the Audit Commission. He Read More →
The Awesome Live Lounge Music


A brand new concept in Italian dining has opened its doors in Leeds, promising to bring authentic Italian cuisine and atmosphere to the city centre. VINeataly, based in Granary Wharf, aims to recreate the traditional enoteca gastronomic, an Italian wine Read More →
Leeds Welcomes A New Concept In Italian Dining

Business, Hotel & Restaurant Reviews

Yorkshire is a vibrant place to be, full of fantastic businesses, hotels and restaurants, and we aim to publicise them further in this section of the website. So as well as writers for the YBN website reviewing Yorkshire based businesses, hotels Read More →

Ribblesdale Cheese Owner, Iona Hill

As a Yorkshire born and bred lady, Iona’s forte had not always been in cheese. After having a background in Law and earning a degree, she went on to train to be a solicitor but confesses to not having the Read More →

Co-founder and Business Manager of Redvoice, Helen West

Helen West describes herself as a ‘fairly’ normal 45 year old woman – happily married for 22 years with two boys aged 17 and 20. Helen’s working life started off at a secretarial college and from there, she progressed Read More →

Architect James Butterworth

James Butterworth is a born and bred Yorkshireman. After attending Queen Elizabeth Grammar School in Wakefield, he decided he would take the long training route of studying to be an architect. After studying at Kingston University in London, he Read More →

Owners of Bespoke Blinds & Poles, Maxine & Neil Hayter

Maxine and Neil Hayter own the successful business Bespoke Blinds & Poles in Sheffield. An award winning company that opened its doors for business in September 2007. My interview with Maxine Hayter begins as she tells me a little Read More →

Computer Aided Life

Gone are the days of having to carry around a paper diary and rubbing out cancelled dates with a trusty eraser. Filofax? Pft! What’s that?! As you may have noticed, we are now living in the revolution of the Read More →