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Stay up-to-date with all the latest event news. Here you’ll find up-to-the-minute programme information; news from Freedom Festival Arts Trust; blog posts from artists, sponsors and partners and more.


Full Freedom Festival Programme Revealed!

The full line-up for Hull’s Freedom Festival has been unveiled, with hotly-tipped London rapper Kate…

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‘A front seat for the full duration of the festival’

With a love for the arts, and a desire to learn more about…

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Freedom Festival Volunteering: An Insider’s View

As a volunteer in 2013, Anna Chesters revelled in a unique and…

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The Party Continues! Freedom Announces Sunday

Organisers reveal World of Colour community procession, plus further acts revealed for…

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‘Hull’s people creating something special’

2014 Business Partner The University of Hull on what makes Freedom Festival…

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The History Troupe’s ‘An Evening With Aubrey Pocock’

An Evening with Aubrey Pocock  Hull’s very own The History Troupe presents ‘The Adventures…

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Freedom Festival shortlisted for ‘Tourism Event of the Year’!

Freedom Festival has been shortlisted for ‘Tourism Event of the Year’ at…

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Arts Council England Funding 2015-2018

In an announcement of their investment plans for 2015 to 2018, Arts…

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