Thornton Road, Bradford, BD13 3LD


01274 834747

Our Tenants, Trustees & Staff

at the Square

Plenty at the Square is South Square’s fantastic vegetarian cafe with a commitment to seasonal food, reducing food waste and supporting small scale producers. 

The Watchmaker

The Watchmaker is an informal tasting room offering a strong selection of craft ales, wines and artisan gins. The bar has taken on this name to acknowledge the building’s heritage as in 1916 the space was a watchmakers workshop.

Unit 9

Unit 9 are a local artist collective who coordinate and exhibit work for the meeting room space at South Square. Exhibitions change over every month and can include everything from photography and textiles to painting and print. 

Thornton Antiquarian Society Archive

TAS’ local history archive is publicly accessible at South Square Centre. It is open every Wednesday morning and by appointment. To arrange a visit please email antiquarians (at)

June Russell

June Russell is a painter and fine art printmaker using processes including dry point and collagraph. 

Diane Jones

Artist and textile designer Diane Jones who works with devore and monoprinting techniques. 

Bev Morton

Bev Morton helps to support people and organisations in transition, creating spaces for individuals and organisations to help them think and plan for what’s next.

Patricia Calver

Patricia Calver is an artist and painter and is a longstanding  South Square volunteer.  

Life Education

Life Education run the mobile classrooms across the Bradford district

Bradford Community Cinemas

Bradford Community Cinemas help places across the district host community film screenings

Rushworths Fine Art Framing

Rushworth’s Fine Art Framing provides quality bespoke framing services to artists, museums and the general public across the North of England.

Carole Griffiths

Carole Griffiths is a visual artist currently studying for her practice based PHD. She also leads the BA visual arts at Bradford College.

Michael Stewart

Michael Stewart is an established writer and educator. 

Ben Holden

Ben Holden is an artist, designer and musician. He also has a risograph printing studio at South Square. 

Green Communities Network

New group focussed on helping to tackle fuel poverty locally. 


Mike Finkill

Rosie Freeman




Tim Spencer

Stephen Angus

Steve McCabe




Daniel Butterfield

De Angelis