We Are Here walk, Oastler Market, Saturday 17th March

Oastler Market pic 2 by Dipak Mistry

Come along to our last walk before our April events at the wonderful Oastler Market.

We will tread old market paths an hear tales of journeys, foods and personal histories from the mouths of the traders.
Meet us at Fountains Cafe at 3pm, situated at the front entrance of the Oastler Centre – free, all are welcome!

This event is 1 hour long.

This is the third of a series of guided walks, part of WE ARE HERE, a a new Wur Bradford project in the city’s Oastler Market celebrating it’s unique history, communities and stories. Chemaine and Jean will working with market traders, members of the public and BCB community radio over the coming months to tell the stories of the Market and its people through guided walks, printed ‘zines and sound. The project will culminate in a free two day event ‘We Are Here’ events on 21st and 28th April, featuring a BCB radio broadcast, alongside poetry readings, live music, art exhibition and print goodies. There will also be an exhibition of the project at Kala Sangam arts centre opening on 19th April.

Oastler Market image by Dipak Mistry

If you have an story or memory of Oastler (john street) Market we’d love to hear it! Send it to us at Wurbradford@gmail.com or there will be opportunity to speak to Chemaine and Jean after the walk.

WE ARE HERE is supported by Arts Council England, Bradford Council, Bradford Markets and University of Bradford

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