Children love Creation Station Fun at The Ridings

After the success of last year’s arts and craft sessions with Creation Station, here at The Ridings there was no question that this was going to be missed off our event planning activities. The children love these fun, art making workshops. Creation Station provides a wealth of knowledge and experience, letting children’s imaginations run wild […]

Art Project – Pillars of The Ridings Community

If you’re a regular shopper at The Ridings you may have already seen the transformation of one of the structural pillars in the centre from a non-offensive, but pretty uninspiring peach colour, to a vibrant, colourful landscape of some of Wakefield’s most famous buildings. Thanks to local artist, Ryan Baxendale, five of the 60 pillars that can be found […]

Crafty Summer Fun at The Ridings

Now that we’re a couple of weeks in to the summer holidays we’re sure that parents have almost exhausted their list of things to do when it comes to entertaining the children. So here at The Ridings we thought we’d offer a helping hand and have come up with the perfect excuse for some summer […]

Do you have cash in the attic?

If you’ve not had chance to one of our bi-monthly themed fairs, do make a note in your diary for our Antiques and Collectables Fair on Sunday 7th September – it’s definitely not one to be missed! Not only will we have lots of stalls with antiques, collectables and craft for you to enjoy but we […]

Style Saturday – Casey Batchelor’s Style Tips

Monochrome and tribal have been key themes at today’s Style Saturday event with fantastic pieces profiled from our stores and modelled by our fashion flash mob. There’s been something for everyone with Marks & Spencer, Mojo, Morgana, Primark, The Gentleman’s Club and Identity Boutique all showcasing this summer’s hot trends. Adding a touch of glamour […]