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Move your Molecules for the Phase Change dance

 As part of The Bradford Bubble Up, we’re hosting a huge dance-off in the Mirror Pool on Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th September. Dance United Yorkshire and choreographer Gary Clarke have teamed up to present a totally unique and new dance routine to David Bowie’s ‘Changes’. The song was chosen to represent the way […]

How the Mirror Pool reflects the best of Bradford

If you’ve been down to the city centre on a hot day, you’ll know exactly what we mean when we say Bradford has its own version of a beach. The Mirror Pool is the UK’s largest urban water feature, and it’s also a versatile public space for everyone to enjoy. Paddling children, family picnics at […]

What is Bradford Bubble Up?

Bradford is a city built on water – quite literally. Not only is the city centre built right on top of Bradford Beck, but that water also powered the mills that brought Bradford to prominence during the Industrial Revolution, and its softness was ideal for washing the wool we traded during our time as the […]