07 Apr 2011
To judge Bradford against neighbouring Leeds or nearby Sheffield would be unfair because there is no comparison - not in the traditional sense as a tourist attraction anyway. For its part, Bradford 's unique selling point is its ability to bask in its glorious industrial past whilst confidently grabbing the opportunities that the city's cultural dynamic is creating to drive the local economy forward.

Located on the edge of Bronte country, Bradford is benefiting from millions of pounds worth of investment in regeneration projects that are already transforming the city centre, with new public spaces, water features, improved transport links and restored historic architecture, creating a cosmopolitan, stylish and desirable place to live and...