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Brontë 200 – Celebrating the Brontës

Brontë 200 – Celebrating the Brontës

Bringing the Brontës to the world and the world to Yorkshire

Brontë200 is a five-year programme celebrating the bicentenaries of the births of four of the Brontës: Charlotte in 2016, Branwell in 2017, Emily in 2018 and Anne in 2020.  

In 2019, the Brontë Society will celebrate Rev Patrick Brontë,  200 years after he was invited to take up the role of parson in Haworth.There are plenty of events taking place and we hope that you will stay with us at Mercure Bradford, Bankfield Hotel as a base for your journey into Brontë country to find out more about the Brontë family and their legacy.

See the Brontë 200 website here

Bradford Festival – 13th-15th July 2018

Bradford Festival – 13th-15th July 2018

The Bradford Festival brings a vibrant, colourful and multicultural programme of the very best international, British and local theatre, art, music and dance right into the heart of the Bradford.

The Bradford Festival is mostly staged in Bradford’s multi-award winning public space, City Park.

Visit the Official website here