Festival800

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Festival800: “Our Auntie Rosa” – Rosa Parks

Festival800: “Our Auntie Rosa” – Rosa Parks

YJA sat down with Sheila McCauley Keys, niece of Rosa Parks, to discuss her book "Our Auntie Rosa" and why it was important to attend Festival800.…

Festival800: Alfie Deyes talks exclusively to YJA!

Festival800: Alfie Deyes talks exclusively to YJA!

As over 600 young people queued outside the LPAC, Lincoln, YJA was…

Festival800: Alfie Deyes

Festival800: Alfie Deyes

YJA was granted an exclusive interview with Alfie which will be live on the YJA website soon so check back here for when the films, yes there are two films, go live!…

Festival800: Eva Clarke – A Survivor’s Story

Festival800: Eva Clarke – A Survivor’s Story

YJA was granted an exclusive interview with Holocaust survivor Eva Clarke who was in…

Festival 800: Akala – A Conversation with Freedom

Festival 800: Akala – A Conversation with Freedom

As part of the Young Journalist Academy I was given the opportunity to interview and watch BAFTA award winner Akala who was in Lincoln for Festival800.…

Weekend at the Asylum

Weekend at the Asylum

A rather bizarre annual event hosted in Lincoln, known as ‘Weekend at…

Festival 800: Official Launch Day!

Festival 800: Official Launch Day!

Festival800 is an eclectic, creative and cultural response to the 800 year journey from Magna Carta to the present day and today saw the official launch of what will be an exciting ten days of events and activities around Lincoln.…

Festival 800: Anne Frank Trust

Festival 800: Anne Frank Trust

The Showroom houses this important exhibition from the Anne Frank Trust which commemorates and celebrates individuals from around the world who have stood up to injustice and prejudice in its many forms.…

Festival 800: Listen to the Banned!

Festival 800: Listen to the Banned!

An internationally renowned Egyptian singer-songwriter is heading to the UK for the first time in four years to share his songs of oppression, revolution and dreams of freedom as part of Festival800’s Listen To The Banned.…

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