• John Barnes at Bradford Literature Festival

  • Sun, 30-06-2019 at 12:30
  • University of Bradford
    Richmond Road
    BD7 1DP City of Bradford
John Barnes at Bradford Literature Festival - University of Bradford - Bradford

Sunday, 30th June 2019 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmUniversity of Bradford, Great Hall| £7 (concessions available)www.bradfordlitfest.co.ukHailed as one of Liverpool’s all-time best players and even voted England’s greatest ever left-footed player by the Times, John Barnes has had a storied and compelling football career that has spanned several decades.Born and initially raised in Jamaica, Barnes moved to London when he was 12, he went on to acclaimed career with Watford, Liverpool, Newcastle United, and Charlton Athletic.Join us for a conversation with the sports legend, as we look back on his life and the issues that mean the most to him, particularly racism within the football world and the changes being made towards tolerance and acceptanceBarnes will be in conversation with broadcaster and presenter of Final Score, Jason Mohammad.*Concession tickets:FREE via the website - Anyone on benefits or living in social housing, refugees, asylum seekers, those living on a state pension.FREE via the box office only - Anyone caring for a disabled audience member (call 01274 238525, 9am-5pm, Mon- Friday)DISCOUNTED via the website - students, senior citizens, the disabled.