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The Bristol Festival of Ideas aims to stimulate people’s minds and passions with an inspiring programme of discussion and debate throughout the year.

Established in 2004, the Bristol Festival of Ideas emerged out of Bristol’s bid to be Capital of Culture in 2008.

We wanted more debate in the city. We also wanted to celebrate the work of great writers, commentators and thinkers in and outside the city.

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2 hours ago
RT @AlbertoNardelli: #GE2015 kicks off today - latest @guardian projection: CON 277 seats LAB 269 SNP 53 LD 25 http://t.co/71KELR1Nmo htt…
4 hours ago
FT front page leads with Labour business manifesto: http://t.co/YGerKkiojX
4 hours ago
Will taxation - and claims about party tax plans - become key battleground area in election as it did in 1992? http://t.co/fYM1Lu4XPR
4 hours ago
RT @LordAshcroft: A reminder that national political polls are merely mood music that take no account of what's happening in marginal seats…
4 hours ago
Zoe Williams on the housing crisis: are we reaching a tipping point? Williams in Bristol June (launched soon) http://t.co/esSmJv4cjH
4 hours ago
Paul Mason: Three voter groups will dominate #ge2015: Scandi-Scotland, asset-rich south-east, post-industrial Britain http://t.co/DHBUR3b4Iu
12 hours ago
#GE2015 tips: Always remember polls are snapshots not predictions. Polls of polls better and trend important. Follow the good @LordAshcroft
12 hours ago
LibDems join the battle of the mugs in #ge2015 http://t.co/vSvm6cz4PY
12 hours ago
Front cover of The National - SNP in buoyant mood at present: http://t.co/k618Iru9CT
12 hours ago
Monday's Telegraph front page has Labour donor applauding Conservatives and likely rip off pension charges: http://t.co/1YqRDgKOWz
12 hours ago
So that's two #GE2015 polls today both showing a four per cent lead - but one has Conservatives in the lead; other has Labour.
12 hours ago
New #ge2015 poll has four point Conservative lead Con 36% Lab 32% UKIP 12% LibDem 9% Green 5% Others 7% http://t.co/5uxuXp8RJ4
12 hours ago
Peter Singer @PeterSinger philosophy on abortion. http://t.co/Lwz2ZTXgPt Singer in Bristol in June talking about altruism.
12 hours ago
Jon Ronson and Jennifer Jacquet take on public shaming of individuals and corporations in social media era: http://t.co/EF5LS2lm3a.
12 hours ago
The Charles Rennie Mackintosh exhibition at RIBA is good, too. http://t.co/QmtqzLHits
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