The Bradford Textile Society Programme of Events for 2014/2015

Published: 21st October 2014

The Bradford Textile Society has announced its programme of lectures and events for 2014/15.

Unless otherwise indicated, all meetings are to be held at The Bradford Club, Piece Hall Yard, Bradford commencing at 6.30 pm, with refreshments available from 5.45 pm.

Tuesday 14th October 2014

Presidential Address - 54 Years In Textiles

Bill Skidmore, President of The Bradford Textile Society

Friday 7th November 2014

Annual Dinner at the Midland Hotel, Bradford

Principal Guests:

Malcolm Campbell, Managing Director, The Cloth of Kings

Kris Hopkins, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government

Tuesday 18th November 2014

50 Years Of Colour And Textile Chemistry - My Lucky Career Choice

Dr David M Lewis, Professor Emeritus, Leeds University & Chief Scientific Officer, Perachem and Green Chemicals

Tuesday 9th December 2014

How To Build a Cloth Mill In 3 Million Easy Steps

Daniel Harris, London Cloth Company

Tuesday 13th January 2015

Why The Lord Mayor of London Is Really All About Wool

Sir David Wootton

Tuesday 10th February 2015

Life Often Hangs By A Thread

Professor Subhash Anand, Professor of Technical Textiles, University of Bolton

March 2015

Date and speaker to be confirmed

April 2015

Visit to Camira Fabrics

Date to be confirmed

May 2015

Design Competition Awards Ceremony

Colin McDowell, Fashion writer and commentator

Date and venue to be confirmed


Visit The Bradford Textile Society website to find full details of the events.