In the Media

May 2022

How the UK’s City of Culture contenders compare – and why the project isn't pointless (23rd May 2022)

New 42-mile walking route links Bradford and Ripon Cathedrals (23rd May 2022)

Gareth Gates brings 80s acts to Odsal Stadium for Jubilee Party (21st May 2022)

Heritage walk links two Yorkshire cathedrals (21st May 2022)

Recital schedule at Grantham St Wulfram's confirmed for 2022/23 (18th May 2022)

Obituary: Jack Smith made Intasun North a success (18th May 2022)

Bradford Cathedral to celebrate 30th anniversary of girls' choir (16th May 2022)

Billericay dad takes on charity bike ride in memory of his son (15th May 2022)

Tributes to former Bradford Grammar School teacher at service (13th May 2022)

Yorkshire Heritage Way linking Bradford and Ripon hailed a 'magnificent project' at its launch (12th May 2022)

Craven Village News (12th May 2022)

Yorkshire Heritage Way linking Bradford and Ripon hailed a 'magnificent project' at its launch (12th May 2022)

Bradford 2025: City of Culture judge reveals how winner will be decided (10th May 2022)

Valley Parade Fire Disaster Memorial Service (10th May 2022)

Nobel Prize winner Sir Edward Appleton to be subject of talk (4th May 2022)

Charles Courtenay Lloyd: The incredible life of Yorkshire's war hero who married a Russian princess (3rd May 2022)


April 2022

Cathedrals bike ride for Cancer Research UK starts in Bradford (27th April 2022)

Memorial service planned for popular Bradford Grammar School teacher (24th April 2022)

St George's Day parade returns to Bradford city centre (24th April 2022)

27 Best Things to do in Bradford (22nd April 2022)

Voces Usuales the next visiting choir at Bradford Cathedral (19th April 2022)

Walking groups refreshed by Ilkley Brewery sponsorship (19th April 2022)

Art to celebrate Cathedral story (14th April 2022)

Free Family Activities Return to Bradford Cathedral this Easter (13th April 2022)

Bradford Cathedral looks ahead to Easter and Holy Week with packed programme of events (5th April 2022)


March 2022

Things to do in Bradford this weekend - what's on (25th March 2022)

Bradford Cathedral says thank you after opening of de Lacy Centre (23rd March 2022)

Bradford Cathedral officially opens the newly refurbished de Lacy Centre at donor ‘thank you’ event (22nd March 2022)

Yorkshire Heritage Way to link Ripon with Bradford (22nd March 2022)

Bradford Cathedral photographer Kate Abbey launches faith project (21st March 2022)

Bradford Cathedral to celebrate launch of Yorkshire Heritage Way (20th March 2022)

Scenic 42-mile walking route from Bradford to Ripon created (19th March 2022)

Launch of 42 mile Yorkshire Heritage Way recreational trail between Bradford and Ripon (18th March 2022)

Appointments (Church Times) (18th March 2022)

Launch of 42 mile Yorkshire Heritage Way recreational trail between Bradford and Ripon (18th March 2022)

How Bradford will embrace Ukrainian refugees with warm hearts and cool heads – Dr Toby Howarth, Bishop of Bradford (17th March 2022)

The spectacular festival that lit up Bradford will be coming back (16th March 2022)

Bradford Cathedral to mark second anniversary of Covid-19 lockdown with prayers and a minute’s silence (15th March 2022)

'Intimate' poetry session to be held at Bradford Cathedral to kickstart healing (14th March 2022)

Things to do in Bradford this weekend - what's on (11th March 2022)

Prayers and emergency provisions: churches helping support people of Ukraine (10th March 2022)

Ripon Cathedral reveals programme of events to celebrate 1,350th anniversary (9th March 2022)

Join in an exciting photography project with Kate Abbey at Bradford Cathedral (8th March 2022)

Photographer Kate Abbey calls on Bradford's different faith communities to get involved with Cathedral project (8th March 2022)

What’s on in Bradford this weekend? (4th March 2022)

Bradford Cathedral raises money with its Big Brew event in support of Traidcraft Exchange (3rd March 2022)

Bradford Cathedral hosts well-attended peace vigil for Ukraine (2nd March 2022)

Vigil held for Ukrainian people in Bradford Cathedral (2nd March 2022)

MPs stand with Ukraine in show of unity as pressure grows for tighter sanctions against Putin’s oligarchs – The Yorkshire Post says (2nd March 2022)

Ukraine conflict: Hundreds gather at Bradford and Sheffield cathedrals (2nd March 2022)

Hundreds gather at vigils across Yorkshire to stand with Ukraine following Russian invasion (2nd March 2022)

Bradford Cathedral to host vigil to 'show solidarity' with the people of Ukraine (1st March 2022)


February 2022

Bradford Cathedral holding Ash Wednesday service for Lent (25th February 2022)

New guide for Bradford city centre is launched (19th February 2022)

Bradford lad Gareth Gates on his live music plans for Odsal (10th February 2022)

Family activities return

to Bradford Cathedral in half-term (9th February 2022)

Bradford Cathedral announces its 2022 programme of monthly ‘Monday Fellowship’ talks (9th February 2022)

New series of monthly organ recitals to be held in Harrogate (8th February 2022)

Queen’s “sense of duty” praised by Archbishop of York in Platinum Jubilee tribute and message to public figures (5th February 2022)

Service to mark 70 years since Queen's accession to the throne (4th February 2022)

Huge clean-up aims to put the sparkle back into historic Little Germany (2nd February 2022)


January 2022

Cathedral Sing to be held in Bradford with young singers (31st January 2022)

Bradford nurse out to change general perception on hospices (1st January 2022)


December 2021

Fresh look for Not Just Hockney big screen art exhibition in Bradford (29th December 2021)

Bradford Cathedral urges people to celebrate safely this Christmas, amid concerns over Omicron variant (21st December 2021)

New Bradford Cathedral Dean is former Bantams chaplain (19th December 2021)

Solar panels, bug hotels and LED lighting - How Bradford Cathedral is helping to save the planet (19th December 2021)

How Yorkshire's historic cathedrals and churches are at the forefront of fighting climate change (18th December 2021)

Pupils from Parkside School, Cullingworth, on song at festival (17th December 2021)

Whats on: Bradford's top tourist attractions for Christmas 2021 (16th December 2021)

Bradford is Lit event last month attracted 20,000 to city centre (15th December 2021)

Lunar crater named after Bradford astronomer (12th December 2021)

Bradford Cathedral to hold free organ recital on December 15 (10th December 2021)


November 2021

Bradford Cathedral pays tribute to Bori Benko (23rd November 2021)

Bradford Cathedral announces Advent and Christmas schedule (16th November 2021)

Friends, family and faith leaders remember Bradford Synagogue chairman Rudi Leavor (15th November 2021)

Mourners pay respects despite brief commotion at Bradford Remembrance service (11th November 2021)

Final touches on art installations that will light up District this weekend (4th November 2021)

Events to be held across District as Bradford hosts light spectacular (1st November 2021)


October 2021

Festival of Remembrance returns to Bradford Cathedral (29th October 2021)

Bradford secondary school celebrates pupils' achievements in award ceremony (25th October 2021)

Service and minute’s silence to be held in Bradford in memory of David Amess MP (18th October 2021)

Remembrance events planned for city centre next month (14th October 2021)

Northern Lights to come to City Park as part of District wide arts event (11th October 2021)

Thanksgiving service for Bradford Synagogue chairman (5th October 2021)

Bradford Cathedral calls for your support to help needy families (1st October 2021)


September 2021

150 people walked from Baildon to Bradford City Park to protest fossil fuel pension investment (21st September 2021)

Walkers unite in Bradford to call for strong action to tackle climate change (20th September 2021)

A week of great walks during Burley Festival (9th September 2021)

Host of events at District's heritage attractions (10th September 2021)


August 2021

Lord Mayor attends online event held by AROUK to mark anniversary of Rohingya genocide (26th August 2021)

Teacher Mark Bayliss raising money for cancer with cathedral cycle (25th August 2021)

Bradford exhibition to unveil artists' pandemic challenges (25th August 2021)

Dean Vacancy (19th August 2021)

Bradford Cathedral relaunches £60,000 online streaming appeal (19th August 2021)

Sir Matthew Bourne's New Adventures company visits Holme Wood (17th August 2021)

Lindisfarne will play hits at Bradford Cathedral (10th August 2021)

David Pyett: February11 1928 -July 19 2021 (3rd August 2021)


July 2021

Bradford Faith Trail returns this August (29th July 2021)

Memories live on despite death of Bradford Jewish community icon (29th July 2021)

Tributes pour in for Bradford's Jewish community leader and Holocaust survivor Rudi Leavor who has died at the age of 95 (27th July 2021)

National Science and Media Museum 'really excited' to have visitors back amid Sound Season launch (26th July 2021)

Tribute to Archdeacon Sue Pinnington (25th July 2021)

Bradford Cathedral Dean Jerry Lepine reflects on time in city (25th July 2021)

Bradford youngsters host charity photography exhibition (18th July 2021)

Petertide ordinations (9th July 2021)

Violence and fear ripped through city streets (7th July 2021)

Service of thanksgiving for ex-Lord Mayor Councillor Doreen Lee (4th July 2021)


June 2021

Ceremony held in Bradford to mark the start of Armed Forces Week (21st June 2021)

Prominent Bradford city centre buildings will be illuminated for Armed Forces Week (20th June 2021)

New acting Dean appointed at Bradford Cathedral (16th June 2021)

Cathedrals Cycle Route promotes wellbeing on two wheels (3rd June 2021)

Interfaith welcome at Bradford Synagogue (3rd June 2021)

York Minster team in bike relay bid (1st June 2021)


May 2021

Keighley councillor speaks of 'huge honour' serving as Lord Mayor: PHOTOS (30th May 2021)

Diane Pacitti - Dark Angelic Mills review (14th May 2021)

Cathedral Music Trust awards grants to 36 choral foundations (13th May 2021)

Bradford City fire disaster memorial service online on May 11 (7th May 2021)


April 2021

BCB St George's Day (23rd April 2021) - 38:48

Pandemic once again leads to scaled back celebrations to mark St George's Day (21st April 2021)

By Royal Appointment - The Queen's visits to Bradford remembered (21st April 2021)

Bradford bells to toll for 99 minutes after Prince Philip's funeral (16th April 2021)

Bradford Cathedral's online service to mark Prince Philip's death (10th April 2021)

Easter Day services at Canterbury Cathedral viewed 1.3 million times (9th April 2021)


March 2021

Centuries of Ilkley's history presented in a unique way (12th March 2021)

Resignations and retirements (5th March 2021)

Bradford Cathedral to celebrate district's women at service (4th March 2021)

Dean of Bradford Cathedral,. Very Rev Jerry Lepine, to retire (1st March 2021)


February 2021

Ten years on, there’s still only one Dean Richards (25th February 2021)

Captain Sir Tom Moore's funeral to be marked in Bradford (25th February 2021)

Bradford Cathedral bells will ring 100 times during Sir Captain Tom's funeral (25th February 2021)

Connecting LOCAL Business (23rd February 2021)

City Hall in Bradford to be lit up for Fairtrade Fortnight (18th February 2021)

What's on in Bradford during this lockdown half-term (13th February 2021)

Bradford Cathedral hosting Big Fairtrade Breakfast over Zoom (12th February 2021)


January 2021

360-degree virtual tour of Bradford Cathedral brings the magnificent building to your armchair (22nd January 2021)

Eight things I have learnt after writing about Bradford (15th January 2021)

Lithuanian community commemorates bloodshed 30 years on (13th January 2021)

Football club takes faith to the airwaves (5th January 2021)


December 2020

Big Quiz 2020 (26th December 2020)

Carol concert at Bradford Cathedral to be streamed online (20th December 2020)

Stuart McCall leads squad in Bradford City online carol service (9th December 2020)

Bradford Cathedral to thank NHS at online Christmas carol service (5th December 2020)


November 2020

Delight as Bradford Cathedral scoops gold at White Rose Awards (24th November 2020)

White Rose tourism winners revealed – including four in York (24th November 2020)

White Rose Awards Tourism Stars Win While Staying In (23rd November 2020)

Bradford Cathedral to receive £144,000 recovery grant (20th November 2020)

Bradford Cathedral live streams service for Remembrance Sunday (8th November 2020)

Remembrance Sunday: How Bradford is honouring the fallen (7th November 2020)


October 2020

Bradford Cathedral centenary poet writes new book (27th October 2020)

Diane Pacitti's poetry book (BCB - About Bradford - from 24:58) (16th October 2020)

Autumn 2020 Recital Series (BBC Radio Leeds - from 1:50:00) (14th October 2020)

'Bradford Jesus Man's funeral at Bradford Cathedral 5 years ago (13th October 2020)

Covid pandemic leads to changes in Remembrance Day events (12th October 2020)

Live music returns to Bradford Cathedral (11th October 2020)

Michaelmas ordinations (9th October 2020)


September 2020

Coronavirus doctor's diary: Trying out tech that may help make worship Covid-secure (30th September 2020)

Bradford on Film captures 100 years of work and play in city (22nd September 2020)

Ian Beesley's images of pollution for Born in Bradford project (13th September 2020)

Place to visit in Bradford during Heritage Open Days (10th September 2020)

FREE in-person or virtual visits to 6,000+ hidden property gems (8th September 2020)

12 of the best Heritage Open Day events in Yorkshire (1st September 2020)

Heritage days are still going ahead (1st September 2020)


August 2020

WINNERS ANNOUNCED: Portrait of Britain Award (27th August 2020)

BBC News Gujarati - piece on changes to religious services and building (21st August 2020)

Chordiality donates to Bradford Baby Bank, despite cancelling fundraising show (25th August 2020)

Catherine Warr on her Youtube 'Yorkshire's Hidden History' (24th August 2020)

Details of how Bradford is marking VJ Day 75 (14th August 2020)

Lindisfarne concert at Bradford Cathedral rearranged (14th August 2020)

New members strengthen BID board at ‘crucial time’ for city centre (12th August 2020)


July 2020

Sparkling Bradford Summer campaign launched (27th July 2020)

Bradford's Urban Sketchers capture museums, mills and streets (27th July 2020)

Welcome to Yorkshire tourism finalists for White Rose Awards (26th July 2020)

BBC Radio 4 interview: Alex Berry (26th July 2020)

Kala Sangam and Bradford Cathedral battle for Yorkshire tourism awards (25th July 2020)

Bradford Cathedral choir unites online to sing lockdown song (12th July 2020)

Event to mark 25th anniversary of Srebrenica genocide (9th July 2020)


June 2020

Virtual service to remember sacrifice of Bradford Pals (28th June 2020)

Pandemic changes how Bradford marks Armed Forces Week (22nd June 2020)

Boys wanted for choir at Bradford Cathedral (19th June 2020)

BBC Radio Leeds opening on re-opening for private prayer (14th June 2020)

Multi-million pound black hole in finances of Yorkshire's cathedrals (13th June 2020)


May 2020

Virtual service to remember the 56 who died (11th May 2020)

Wartime singalongs and a Big Picnic among VE Day events in district (6th May 2020)


April 2020

CORONAVIRUS: Pray at home this Easter says Bishop of Bradford (10th April 2019)

Easter bank holiday plea: 'Don't go further than your doorstep' (10th April 2019)

Top of the Bradford Pops - Zayn, Terrorvision or Kiki Dee to top your chart? (10th April 2019)

Faith leaders give address ahead of lockdown Easter (9th April 2020)

Virtual voice trials to be held for young talent to join Bradford Cathedral Choir (1st April 2020)


March 2020

Visiting Bradford virtually (31st March 2020)

Here's why you might have seen an artist at work at Bradford Interchange (21st March 2020)

Looking at Textiles Through Women’s Collecting Practices (20th March 2020)

Girl Choristers perform at Wensleydale church (17th March 2020)

Honorary Canon Appointment to Leeds (13th March 2020)

Singing Day with Professor Paul Mealor (BCB Interview - from around 51:30) (10th March 2020)

Folk rock legends Lindisfarne celebrate 50th anniversary with UK and Ireland tour (9th March 2020)

Lent course to start at Bradford Cathedral (4th March 2020)


February 2020

Fairtrade campaign helps Third World farmers - and you can help too (28th February 2020)

Renovated church bells to ring out ahead of performance by choristers (28th February 2020)

Nick Baines: Waiting for a Miracle?

Visitors to cathedrals to have ‘Pilgrim Passports’ (21st February 2020)

New art exhibition opens at Bradford Cathedral for Lent (19th February 2020)

Heritage singers head to cathedral (13th February 2020)

Bradford BID piece (mentioning Shrove Tuesday pancake race) (12th February 2020)

Former Bradford Cathedral chorister to play the Worthing Wurlitzer (11th February 2020)

Two Temple Place exhibition (6th February 2020)

Bradford Cathedral: Son et Lumiere Historical Pilgrimage (3rd February 2020)

Judges and lawyers attend Bradford Cathedral legal service (2nd February 2020)


January 2020

Judges will be at Bradford Cathedral legal service (29th January 2020)

Lilian Black on BCB Radio - around 31m in (20th January 2020)

Coffee Concerts on BCB Radio - around 18m in (17th January 2020)

Holocaust Memorial Day: Special talk at Bradford Cathedral (16th January 2020)

Bradford Cathedral keeps decade long Fair Trade pledge (12th January 2020)

Sounds for the soul at cathedral (11th January 2020)

Bradford Cathedral coffee concerts set to return (9th January 2020)

Bradford Cathedral launches £150,000 chairs appeal (8th January 2020)

January - April 2020 programme launched (3rd January 2020)


October 2019

Bradford on Film (2nd October 2019)


September 2019

City of Culture Launch (26th September 2019)

German and English dioceses mark 21 year friendship with choir tour (15th September 2019)

BCB Radio Interview: Icons (11th September 2019) (From 30:06)

BBC Radio Leeds interview (11th September 2019) (From 1:54:00)

Forgotten footage traces Bradford’s history through a century of filmmaking (The Yorkshire Post) (6th September 2019)

BCB Interview: Faith and Peace (5th September 2019)


August 2019

Bradford 'top summer destination' with sparkling campaign (16th August 2019)

Music acts to play Little Germany (16th August 2019)

Grants available to help decorate bike race route (15th August 2019)

Free days out in Yorkshire with Heritage Open Days (12th August 2019)

Find out how to make a difference in the fight against climate change with Bradford Cathedral event (5th August 2019)


July 2019

Tour takes in Bradford's places of worship (31st July 2019)

Schools Leaver Service / Family  Activities (18th July 2019)

Bradford Cathedral Head Verger showing off pottery prowess (16th July 2019)

About Bradford interview with Graham Thorpe (BCB Radio) (15th July 2019)

Bradford Cathedral health talk by university professor (2nd July 2019)

Bragging about Bradford Cathedral (BCB Radio) (2nd July 2019)


June 2019

Community Heritage Volunteers (BCB Radio) (28th June 2019)

Bradford-born bugler to receive Armed Forces flag (28th June 2019)

Tes Awards: Community and collaboration award (21st June 2019)

Bradford Cathedral - a history in pictures to celebrate its centenary (16th June 2019)

Celebrating 100 Years of Bradford Cathedral (12th June 2019)

Dancing in Sacred Cathedral (5th June 2019)

Kala Sangam celebrates Bradford Cathedral centenary with dance event (2nd June 2019)


May 2019

Family Activities (BCB) (23rd May 2019)

Bradford Cathedral opens its doors and teaches about Civil War (19th May 2019)

Pre-festival gigs at Little Germany, ahead of summer event (10th May 2019)

Bradford City fire victims will be remembered at a memorial service (10th May 2019)

How the Bradford Faith Trail is uniting communities (5th May 2019)


April 2019

Resurrection Sunday service from Bradford Cathedral (21st April 2019)

Fresh Horizons (Telegraph and Argus) (12th April 2019)

Inspirational Breakfast with Louise Carr (Premier Christian Radio) (At 1:47:50) (11th April 2019)

Top Ten (BCB Show) (9th April 2019)

Celebrated composer John Rutter lifts hearts and voices at Bradford Cathedral (6th April 2019)

'With a little help from my friends' (BCB Show) (5th April 2019)


March 2019

The Legend of the Tongue-Less Boar (19th March 2019)

Families Enjoy Bradford Cathedral (5th March 2019)

Jesus Weeps for Peace (3rd March 2019)

Fairtrade Fortnight (2nd March 2019)

Civic Service (1st March 2019)

Faith Trail (1st March 2019)


February 2019

Fairtrade Fortnight (28th February 2019)

General Events (BCB) (22nd February 2019)

Fairtrade Breakfast (BCB) (14th February 2019)

Canon Installation (13th February 2019)

Choir trip to Germany (BCB) (12th February 2019)

The Richard Stead Breakfast Show (BBC Radio Leeds) (11th February 2019)

Extraordinary Drawers interview (BCB) (7th February 2019)

The annual Legal Service / Extraordinary Drawers feature (The Telegraph and Argus) (5th February 2019)


January 2019

Stitching the Cathedral (Yorkshire Voice) (29th January 2019)

Archbishop of York to deliver special sermon for Bradford Cathedral centenary celebrations (29th January 2019) (Plus paper)

Annual Legal Service (23rd January 2019)

Bradford Cathedral needs you (100 for 100) (Paper - 19th January 2019)

BCB 'About Bradford' radio show (Stitching the Cathedral) (18th January 2019)

Bradford Cathedral launches fundraising appeal for children's choir trip to Germany (16th January 2019)

Bradford Cathedral anniversary off on the right foot (8th January 2019)

BCB 'About Bradford' radio show (7th January 2019)

Bradford Cathedral artwork to focus on city migrants (5th January 2019)

Nick Baines, John Sentamu, Tasmin Little, Emma Johnson and John Rutter help celebrate 100 years of Bradford Cathedral (4th January 2019)


December 2018

The Christians Against Poverty Concert at Bradford Cathedral (Audio) (25th December 2018)

City Carol service, The Telegraph and Argus (19th December 2018)

Bradford Choir photo, The Daily Telegraph (15th December 2018)

All invited to Mayor's carol service at Bradford Cathedral (14th December 2018)

December 2016

March 2014