Lunchtime talk with press photographer Paul Ellis


Sunday, 8 March 2020

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Join press photographer Paul Ellis as he talks about his career, assignments and photography. Paul has been a staff photographer with Angence France-Presse in the north of England since 2006. He'd studied photo-journalism wit the NCTJ in Sheffield before taking the traditional route in to the industry at a weekly newspaper. He quickly moved on to press agencies in Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds before joining the Manchester Evening News and the Press Association. He free-lanced for the Daily Mail, Daily Telegraph, The Independent. He's covered the World Cup finale in football and rugby. The Open Gold championships, Champions League and Europa League Finals, Euro 2008 and 2016, Grand National and World Snooker. Also the Olympics, Paralympics in 2012. Ashes and World Cup Cricket, Six Nations Rugby and Rugby World Cup finals in France, New Zealand and England. He's covered political conferences, royal weddings, Queen's Diamond Jubilee, Papal visit to Glasgow and London. Plus more for a full day's work!

Opening Times / Details:

14:00 to 15:30

Opening Notes:

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Price notes:

Free entry

Venue Details

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Cartwright Hall Art Gallery
Lister Park
BD9 4N
01274 431212


Cartwright Hall Art Gallery is in the middle of Lister Park, one and a half miles from the City Centre on the A650 Manningham Lane. There is limited parking in Lister Park, accessible from North Park Road (off Oak Lane). Lister Park is served by many city centre bus services including 23, 25, 26, 49, 51, 52, 53, 54, 622, 647, 662, w5. Cartwright Hall is about ten minutes' uphill walk from Frizinghall railway station.

For help in planning your journey by public transport, please visit

Communication aids available:

Bradford Museums and Galleries are proud to announce the introduction of AppEar; a new system to help the visually impaired explore our collections. This year we have been working closely with RNIB and Bradford Talking Media to develop the use of the audio PenFriend devices, which are already widely used within the visually impaired community. Visitors can now borrow a PenFriend from our reception desk to hear visual descriptions of the surrounding displays. For more information on the introduction of the AppEar system please contact Kirsty Gaskin tel 01535 618231 email

Additional accessibility information:

Disabled parking and wheelchair access to rear of the building. Please ring bell and an attendant will assist. Access to all departments is by a lift. Accessible toilet. Baby changing unit. For further Cartwright Hall disabled access information visit DisabledGo

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