Chris Packham's book Fingers in the Sparkle Jar has been voted the UK’s favourite piece of nature writing in an online poll organised as part of a research project led by the University of Leeds.

The personal archive of the woman who founded one of the world’s most famous piano contests has been presented to the University.

The Wind in the Willows and Tarka the Otter are among ten works shortlisted for a public poll to find the nation's favourite nature book.

A major investment in new musical instruments at the University of Leeds was today celebrated with the performance of a specially-composed piece of music.

The pioneering DARE partnership between the University and Opera North is seeking applications from artists for the second DARE Art Prize.