Yorkshire Days In

Things to do while social distancing

We have pulled together some of the most positive, creative, helpful, interesting and entertaining activities to keep you going over the coming weeks.

Stay connected on socials, let us know what you've been up to and share the creativity tag @visitbradford #YorkshireDaysIn #Bradford2025

Bob's Book Club
Ilkley Literature Festival are delighted to introduce Bob’s Book Club, a virtual biweekly book club. Every two weeks.
#HelloSaltaire
Create something positive to put up in your window to cheer people up, and take a photo to share #HelloSaltaire.
Cecil Green Arts
Make something with Cecil Green Arts creative challenge every Friday. #BradfordConnects
P.E with Joe Wicks
Fitness Guru Joe Wicks will be holding live free PE classes at 9am Monday to Friday via his YouTube channel for children of all ages.
Sand Sculpture
'Sand In Your Eye' Live streaming every Wednesday at 2pm, free sand sculpture workshops that you can easily achieve in a kids sand pit.
Peace Musuem  Activities
Grab the crayons, glue, and paint, then let their creativity shine! Download and print off the children activity sheets, usually found at the Peace museum.
Audio Book
Audible has created Audible Stories allowing kids to listen to hundreds of audio books for free.
Interactive Music
All Star Entertainment live online webinars, lessons and group sessions, keep your eye out for updates!
Cliffe Castle Museum
Cliffe Castle Museum has a feast for your eyes with their new virtual reality tour.
Film Bradford
Check out the city's rich film heritage, its inspirational movie locations.
Impressions Gallery
Forget-me-not intergenerational digital project.
Yorkshire on Film
A collection of unique films, life in Bradford and Yorkshire wide.
Audios
Over the years, ILF has welcomed many authors listen to the collection of audio recordings.
Arts & Crafts
Be creative with Bloomin’ Buds Theatre Company 'Art Packs' delivered locally • BD10.
10 Today
Tune in to 10 minutes of physical activity with BCB Radio. It’s good for you and fun to do! Mon-Fri at 2pm.
Ilkley
Friday fun on Facebook at 4pm with the Ilkley Manor House. Family challenges, music and poetry readings.
Drawing
Get out your pens, pencils, and markers, and get ready to doodle with NT East Riddlesden Hall.
Explore Museums
The Science Museum Group share some incredible treasures, stories and even a few games from the museums.
Bradford Cathedral
Your task is to find out as much as possible about Bradford Cathedral, and then check out the  Virtual Trail Quiz.
Reading
Bradford Literature Festival top picks to distract, entertain and inspire while social distancing.
Mass Isolation IG
Mass Isolation, share experiences of the Coronavirus outbreak on Instagram. Follow @mass_isolation_ig
Make Something

Paint a picture, make a sculpture and tag #KSCreativeChallenge 11am everyday share your masterpieces!

Media Museum
Ways you can explore the National Science + Media Museum from the comfort of your home.
Yoga
Yoga and mindfulness can help you cope with coronavirus anxiety. Sessions for you to try!
Bronte Parsonage Museum
The Bronte children wrote all their stories, poems and adventures in tiny little books. Create your own!
Tenx9
Tenx9 storytelling first Friday of the month at 7:15pm on Zoom. 10 minutes to tell a true story from your own life.
Creative Community Bradford
A community for creative people, to inspire and get inspired.  Workshops on Thursday at 3pm on Zoom.
If you or anyone you know has a digitally native idea and could use some fast turnaround funds to kick start their project please check out the BMDC webpage here.