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Spectacular mini festival to Illuminate Bradford

Spectacular mini festival to Illuminate Bradford Bradford Council is to stage several world class acts as part of its Illuminate Bradfordmini festival in October. The free event promises three days of spectacular outdoor evening entertainment including large scale multimedia performances, interactive light installations and colourful street theatre. Cutting edge 3D projection specialists, the Colour Project will tell the fascinating story ...

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National Treasures right on your doorstep

Sally Perkins takes a look at these National Treasures right on your doorstep. Over the summer holidays, you might well have found yourself venturing out far and wide to visit an interesting, educational or entertaining place with the kids. Yet it is true what they say – we are often unaware of what is right on our doorstep. As well ...

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DAZZLING TRIBUTE TO A TRUE LEEDS DANCE LEGEND

DAZZLING TRIBUTE TO A TRUE LEEDS DANCE LEGEND  DAZZLING TRIBUTE TO A TRUE LEEDS DANCE LEGEND. West Yorkshire Playhouse will be the venue for a unique and inspiring evening of dance on Sunday 8 October when Phoenix Dance Theatre and Northern School of Contemporary Dance join forces to pay tribute to Nadine Senior MBE, the Yorkshire-born dance pioneer and founding ...

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6 Must See Performances in Bradford

Beautiful – The Carole King Musical The Alhambra Theatre 09 – 16 September 2017 Beautiful – The Carole King Musical, the Olivier award-winning West End show opens its first ever UK tour in Bradford! Long before she was Carole King, the chart-topping music legend, she was an ordinary girl with an extraordinary talent. Beautiful tells the inspiring true story of ...

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Yorkshire Society is Having a Plaques for Corporate Celebration

For many years, the Yorkshire Society has erected plaques to commemorate Yorkshire men and women who, during their lifetime, gave exceptional service or contributed significantly to the County which translated in many cases to benefit the country as a whole, achieving much to celebrate and who were excellent Ambassadors for Yorkshire. A few years ago, the Society was approached to ...

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Blood Brothers – The Alhambra Theatre

  Written by Willy Russell, the legendary Blood Brothers tells the captivating and moving tale of twins who, separated at birth, grow up on opposite sides of the tracks, only to meet again with fateful consequences. Few musicals have received quite such acclaim as the multi-award-winning Blood Brothers. Bill Kenwright’s production surpassed 10,000 performances in London’s West End, one of only three musicals ...

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Summer Exhibition at the National Science and Media Museum

Hearing colours, discovering how the London Underground tastes, seeing the world through the eyes of a dragonfly, listening to Bradford’s hidden city sounds: just some of the extraordinary experiences on offer at the National Science and Media Museum this summer. The family exhibition Supersenses (15 July – 8 October 2017, free entry) will challenge and tantalise visitors with unusual sights, ...

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University of Bradford Appoints First Director of Medical Education

The University of Bradford has appointed Professor Martin McAreavey as its first Director of Medical Education. Professor McAreavey will lead the development of the Undergraduate Medical Programme at Bradford, working in collaboration with local NHS Partners, the General Medical Council, Department of Health, and Bradford Metropolitan District Council. Martin has a strong track record in medical education and will represent the ...

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