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The latest news from Freedom Festival ARTS TRUST

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.


Freedom Talks: In conversation with Guardian investigative journalist Annie Kelly

It's another seven months until Freedom Festival 2019,…


Hull graffiti artists inspire street art scene in Freetown

The artists behind Hull’s first street art gallery – Bankside Gallery –…

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Freedom Festival helps pioneer extraordinary circus

What happens when you combine circus and street arts with new technologies?…

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Students go beyond words at local library

Ten new books by national artists, each exploring themes of Freedom are…

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365 days of Freedom – Arts Trust looks ahead to 2018

As this incredible year starts to draw to a close and we…

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The freedom of creativity remains firmly rooted in Hull

The momentum of Hull’s creative journey is accelerating as the Freedom Festival…

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The festival that never stops: In-year programme details announced

It may still be more than five months away, yet preparations for…

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Word On The Street returns following sell-out launch event

Tickets are being snapped up for new spoken word programme Word On…

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Announcing Word On The Street!

Freedom Festival Arts Trust is thrilled to announce details of Word On…

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Mikey’s Blog: A fascinating week in Freetown

Hello everyone, Last week, was one of the most bewildering, awe-inspiring and…

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