Programme of events througout the year, with an especial focus in May.
Bristol Cultural Development Partnership | The Observer
15 February 2015
'The Bristol Festival of Ideas aims to stimulate people’s minds and passions with an inspiring programme of discussion and debate throughout the year ... It brings together many of the cultural organisations in the city along with universities and others ... It seeks to provide an annual festival of debate and discussion in May with special events through the year. Overall, it is keen to link arts and sciences ... It does not shy away from controversial issues and speakers and seeks to engage widely in the city. The festival has adopted a freedom of speech policy to show our commitment to debate and discussion ...'