SUBMISSIONS are open to take part in the fourth Great Yorkshire Fringe Festival in York this summer.

"Are you an artist or act in comedy, theatre, cabaret or music?" asks festival director Martin Witts. "Now is the time to apply and be part of this key summer event."

The Great Yorkshire Fringe 2018 will run from July 19 to 29, centred on Parliament Street once more, and the closing date for submissions will be March 31. To apply, visit or go to

"We're looking for the weird and the wonderful, everything from comedians to variety acts, singers, groups, magic acts, children's shows and all-round family entertainment," says Witts.