Look out York! The robots have invaded

nrm-robot-wars-excerptThe robots are here! Seen trundling around York city centre, these vicious metal monsters are about to go on the attack – thankfully against one another at the NRM.

Poets come together to share wonderful words

Wordsmiths and readers of all ages climbed the wonky stairs at the Black Swan on Peasholme Green, York, for a celebration of poems and poetry. Report and pictures.

Review: A witty and warm tribute to Bob Dylan

yorklitfest-review-bob-dylan-excerptWith any night dedicated to a musician, there is a very real danger that every performer will be trying too hard to be their hero, writes Grace Clarke. But here that risk was triumphantly avoided.