A Bradford party at the Festival

With 1,197 employees and friends of a large Bradford store, I arrived back in Bradford at 5 o’clock yesterday morning. Our eyes were very tired and we had mixed feelings about the Festival of Britain.    


A Festival tale of two cities: Leeds & Bradford

This is a tale of two cities. It starts with a question. Why has Leeds wrapped itself up in a mile of bunting and a thousand flags while Bradford, only eight miles away, goes about in its working clothes? Leeds, some Bradford people say, has dressed itself up merely for an occasion:- the Festival of […]