StoryTrails - Bradford

City Library

Date and time

22 - 23 July

Publication date


Mohammed Faisel Hussain image

Photo by National Lottery


See your hometown in a new light

StoryTrails, a unique, multimedia storytelling experience is coming to Bradford on 22 - 23 July.

It offers you the opportunity to experience Bradford in a completely new way by using technology to bring hidden stories of your town/city to life.  Drop into City Library, 9 Aldermanbury and try out a range of different immersive and virtual reality experiences or go on a guided tour of your city with the StoryTrails app as your tour guide.

In Bradford the augmented reality app reveals the untold history of the ‘Godfather of Bradford’, Mohammed Faisel Hussain, who brought Bollywood to Bradford in the 1950s.

The tour is narrated by Bradford born radio and television Presenter, Anita Rani (Countryfile, The One Show, Radio 4 Womans hour)

Time travellers need no previous technical experience and electronic mobile devices can be borrowed for the tour if you don’t have your own.

All activities are completely free so just turn up and join in.

For more details see unboxed2022.uk/storytrails and search Story-Trails on your app store.

Commissioned as part of UNBOXED: Creativity in the UK.

StoryTrails website