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Indie Fest uk 

Saturday 1st August 2020 from 10am

Hogwarts hits Bradford in 2020 at the Indie Fest UK. This one-day spectacular features live readings from authors and poets, free writing workshops, dance, musical and theatrical performances.

Don't forget to come along dressed as your favourite character from the books for a chance to win a fantastic Harry Potter-themed prize as well as a signed book from one of the attending authors.

Activities for Potterheads include- Wand making, improve your spell work, brew a potion, shop at Honeydukes, choose your house, and sit back and enjoy the physical theatre performance based on the books by Indie Fest UK veterans Tombé Dance Company.

Kala Sangam, St Peter’s House
1 Forster Square

Getting here

On public transport and on foot

Kala Sangam is situated within 5 minutes of walk from Forster Square Railway Station and 10 minutes walk of Bradford Interchange (trains, buses and coaches). Follow the blue signs for Kala Sangam and Bradford Cathedral. We are located directly in front of The Broadway shopping centre, Forster Square (M&S).

In the car

From the M62: Take junction 26 and join the M606, continue on M606 to the A6177 junction, take the A6177 (Bradford ring road, signposted Harrogate/Leeds) and follow for approximately 1 mile, passing a small roundabout with traffic lights Asda Superstore on the left. At the next roundabout, take the first exit onto A650 Wakefield road following the signs for Bradford city centre. Carry on for 1.6 miles, going straight on at roundabouts towards the city centre. Go past the Leisure Exchange/ Holiday Inn on your left and straight through set of lights on to Shipley Airdale Road, then almost immediately after, take the first turn on your left into Peckover Street. Once you get to the end of Peckover Street, take a left down Church Bank, go downhill a few yards and you will see an archway on your right-hand side – this is the entrance to our car park.

From Leeds: Approach by the A647 signposted Bradford. When you reach an intersection with Gallagher Leisure Park (Odeon, Health Club) on your left and a green open space on your right, take the middle lane and head for the city centre. Take the second exit onto Leeds Road and continue for 2 miles until you come to a crossroads with Shipley Airedale Road (A650). Kala Sangam is Brown posted from A650. At this junction, take a right turn on to Shipley Airedale Road then almost immediately after take the first exit on your left into Peckover Street. When you reach the end of Peckover Street, take a left down Church Bank through the “access only” road. Go downhill a few yards and you will see an archway on your right hand side. This is the entrance to Kala Sangam Arts Centre car park. 

The easiest place to park is at The Broadway shopping centre, directly across from our building. 

Access into building: The entrance to Kala Sangam Arts Centre is via the large brown doors at the front of the building (opposite from the entrance to The Broadway, in between Superdry and Mark’s and Spencer’s).




Please note: Due to limited car parking spaces, the car park at Kala Sangam is for disabled car parking/unloading equipment only. 

The Broadway Shopping Centre just opposite the venue is just £1.50 for the whole day. Click here for more info 

Where to stay

The following hotels are all within walking distance of the venue and reasonably priced. Click below to find out more. 

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