Bradford

Bradford

‘The City Hall expresses the satisfaction of the city’s Victorian fathers in their achievements in a peculiarly Italian way. An annual horse-race around the square would not be inappropriate’

Events coinciding with home games in February
5-9 Yorkshire Games Festival
11 Coffee Concerts at Bradford Cathedral
March
14 Acosta Danza

Exhibitions
to 22 Jan Hello Universe
to 23 Jan Treasures of Nanak at Kala Sangam
to 26 Jan A Flawed Peace?
to 1 Mar Jowett 10 Restoration Project
to 1 Mar Photography Belle Vue Studio Collection
to 8 Mar Printmaking Print Solutions
to 28 Mar Culture Arpita Shah
to 29 Mar Photography Recording the Holocaust
to 29 Mar The Forgotten Showman
to 1 Apr Art in the Park
to 19 Apr Photography British Press Photographers Association
to 14 Jul David Hockney: Self-Portrait with Charlie, 2005
25 Jan (to 10 May) Culture Islamic Metalwork from the Courtauld
25 Jan (to 1 Nov) Photography CH Woods’ Aerial Photography
1 Feb (to 3 May) Photography Kehillah by Nudrat Afza
15 Feb (to 8 Nov) Society Educating Bradford

What to see
You’ll find accounts of Bradford’s tourist attractions in Towns of Two Halves (and of 91 other places: order the book now for £8 from info@townsof2halves.co.uk). For additional information plus shopping, eating out etc there’s Visit Bradford. For more events coming up look also at Bradford What’s On. Links to local sites include:
Bradford Cathedral
Bradford Industrial Museum
Bradford Police Museum
Brontë Country
Cartwright Hall Art Gallery
Cliffe Castle Museum
Little Germany
National Science & Media Museum
The Peace Museum

‘It was a museum you could easily spend a day in, if you didn’t have a deep attachment to the Brontës, in which case you would probably be heading east nine miles to Haworth’