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Keynote Event


LIVE STREAMED: Sunday 11th October 2020, 7-8pm: £5


Festival Keynote Speech from award winning journalist, writer, influential thinker and former Olympian Matthew Syed.

Matthew Syed bringshis trademark critical thinking and analysis to discuss heated topics such as colonialisation and where we are as a community in the face of COVID-19. Matthew is the author of several books, including Bounce, Black Box Thinking and Rebel Ideas. He is a columnist for The Times. He writes a column on sport as well as reviews, opinion and interviews. He has won numerous prizes for his writing, including sports journalist of the year at the British Press Awards and sports feature writer of the year at the Sports Journalists' Association Awards.

This event was filmed at the Last Days of Summer Weekend in September 2020 with a live audience.

Tickets are per user and the event can be viewed from the live streaming time above until 31 October 2020.

This event is sponsored by Baillie Gifford

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