Bradford Literature Festival 2018
Hailed as one of the most inspirational festivals in the UK, Bradford Literature Festival is the place to be from 29th June – 8th July. With more than 400 speakers and 300 events packed into iconic venues across 10 days, the festival celebrates the written and spoken word in all its wonderful forms, from poetry to politics, comics to comedy. Every year BLF invite world-renowned authors, poets, musicians and artists to visit Bradford and share their expertise and passions with inclusive, diverse audiences.
Highlights of the 2018 festival include former heavy weight champion Frank Bruno, 70’s rock icon Suzi Quatro and Mobo award-winning hip-hop artist Akala alongside a host of literary names like Jeanette Winterson, Ben Okri, and Jackie Kay. The festival’s Free Family Fun Days will also return to Bradford’s City Park, with themes now confirmed as Superheroes, Outer Space, Under the Sea and Harry Potter.
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Bradford Literature Festival Ticket Prices
Bradford Literature Festival are committed to making all their events as inclusive and accessible as possible, which is why their ticket prices remain low and many of their events are free. The festival also offers discounted and concession tickets to the following groups:
Registered Disabled – with free tickets also available for carers.
Students – this includes anyone over the age of 16 who is in full time education.
Senior Citizens – over 65.
State Pension – anybody where a state pension is their sole source of income.
Benefits recipients – this includes anyone who is in receipt of a government issued benefit and/or lives in social housing.
Refugees and Asylum Seekers – this includes anyone with current UK refugee or asylum seeker status.
Bus Ticket Prices - only on mTickets
Take the First Bradford 576 bus service to the Bradford Literature Festival.
• £4.50 group weekend ticket
• £2.50 return ticket
• £1 single evening fare
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