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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.


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 Blog – Alicia Kidd

Alicia Kidd is a PhD Student at the Wilberforce Institute for the…

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Award-winning REMARKABLE festival

As an international arts festival rooted in Hull we are proud to…

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Smith & Nephew to sponsor Freedom Festival Arts Trust

Smith & Nephew (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business,…

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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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2018 Board of Trustees Recruitment

As we look to a future beyond Hull 2017, Hull-based Freedom Festival…

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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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Roll up! Artist call out for exciting new project

Roll up, roll up, we're on the look out for circus, cabaret…

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Looking for a new challenge in 2018? Exciting opportunities to join our team!

Want to be blown away by a new challenge in 2018? Come…

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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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