UK City of Culture 2025: Bradford launches bid

Bradford has launched its bid to host UK City of Culture in 2025.

The city council has pledged £400,000 towards the bid as part of a £1.4m package for cultural investment in the city.

Community and cultural leaders gathered at an arts centre to watch a short film called We Are All Bradford. Mary Dowson, who is leading the city’s bid, said it was “all about pride and resilience, innovation and creativity.”

Read the BBC report here.

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