Welcome to the events page

Here you can find out about British Future events, and other events relating to our key themes on our listings page. Do submit an event if you are putting something on relating to integration, identity, migration or opportunity.

External Event

Thursday 19th November 2015

Bristol Festival of Ideas – Immigration and Future Cities

Watershed, 1 Canons Road, Harbourside, Bristol, BS1 5TX

British Future will be hosting a two-part event at the Bristol Festival of Ideas on Thursday 19th November.

Immigration and Future Cities

Thu 19 November 2015, 11.00-12.00; 12.30-13.30

Watershed, Bristol

Each session £7 / £6, special price for both £12 / £10


Immigration was a key issue in the election and will continue to be a…

External Event

From: Sunday 27th September 2015
To: Wednesday 7th October 2015

British Future at party conferences 2015

Brighton and Manchester

British Future will be speaking at events at the 2015 Labour and Conservative party conferences. Do come and join...

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British Future Event

Wednesday 1st July 2015

The Identity Hustings with Lib Dem Leadership Candidates

12.15 for 12.30 - 13.45

The Abbey Centre 34 Great Smith Street London SW1P 3BU

British Future invite you to a Liberal Democrat Leadership Hustings discussion on identity.

Credit: Ingythewingy2008
British Future Event

From: Tuesday 10th March 2015
To: Tuesday 10th March 2015

Immigration from Europe – can we make it work in Southampton?

18.00 - 19.30

Matthew Le Tissier Suite, Southampton Football Club, St Mary's Stadium, Britannia Road, SO14 5F

Southampton’s Brits and Poles come together on 10 March to find ways to make immigration work in the city.

In this photograph from 1916, the banner proclaims that women, and the firm of Thornycroft, have subscribed £12,500 in one week towards the war effort. Photo: Hampshire and Solent Museums (https://www.flickr.com/photos/hampshireandsolentmuseums/)
External Event

From: Saturday 7th June 2014
To: Saturday 7th June 2014

What’s a centenary good for? Can the Centenary of the First World War bring us together?

15.30 - 17.00

Leeds Central Library, Municipal Buildings, Calverley Street Leeds LS1 3AB

British Future are hosting an event looking at the war and its relevance to today.

Nigel Farage. Photo: Euro Realist Newsletter
British Future Event

From: Tuesday 27th May 2014
To: Tuesday 27th May 2014

Peak UKIP, or a political earthquake? Unpicking the European election results

9.00 - 10.30

British Future Kean House 6 Kean Street London, WC2B 4AS

After the election weekend spin, what do the numbers really tell us about the European election results and what...

Sign at Heathrow airport. Photo: dcmaster

From: Thursday 13th March 2014
To: Thursday 13th March 2014

Immigration: can trust be restored?

19.00 - 21.00

Jubilee Room, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Join leading political speakers to set out how they would approach immigration - and what approaches they believe could...

Map of northern England. Photo: ilovepie

From: Wednesday 20th November 2013
To: Wednesday 20th November 2013

England and the north

18.00 - 19.30

People's History Museum, Left Bank, Manchester, Lancashire M3 3ER

Englishness is on the rise. What does that mean for the north? Can Englishness unite across the north-south divide...

St George's Day celebrations in Trafalgar Square. Photo: garryknight

From: Thursday 1st January 1970
To: Thursday 1st January 1970

Who are the English? An Exploration of English Identity

18.30 - 20.00

The Great Hall, Blandford Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 4JA

The long history of migration in England has created an ever changing and diverse population, so in light of...

Lib Dem immigration debate; 200

Thursday January 1970

British Future at the Party Conferences 2013

British Future took part in events at all three main party conferences. The Labour and Lib Dem events focused...

English flag. Photo: crabchick

Saturday 19th October 2013

England, my England: A festival of Englishness

10.00 - 18.00

London College of Communication, SE1 6SB

Englishness is on the rise, in many ways. Despite our diversity, if we live in England we are increasingly...

Photo: Aliya Mirza
External Event

Saturday 22nd June 2013

Windrush Day celebration

15.00 - 16.45

Bloomsbury Baptist Church, London

A service on Saturday 22 June will take place to celebrate the first Windrush Day. The service, which is on…


Friday 26th April 2013

Finding Your Future


Butetown Youth Pavilion, Dumballs Rd, Cardiff, CF10 5FE

The National Theatre Wales, supported by British Future, presents an event examining how many opportunities are available to young...

Photo: Darryl_SE7
British Future Event

Friday April 2013

Stephen Lawrence: 20 Years On

British Future is holding a Question Time style debate in Eltham called Stephen Lawrence: 20 Years On. This follows...

Bradford City FC
British Future Event

Tuesday 26th February 2013

Beyond Wembley: What can bring Bradford together?

18.30 - 20.30

Carlisle Business Centre, 60 Carlisle Road, Bradford, BD8 8BD

Bradford City have thrilled a city and surprised the whole country by becoming the first team from English football's...

Photo: ChanMyaSoe
British Future Event

Tuesday 22nd January 2013

Bittersweet Britain: What unites & what divides us?

HMS Belfast – the Thames, near City Hall, The Queens Walk, Tooley Street, London SE1 2JH

To celebrate the first birthday of British Future and the launch of our 2013 State of the Nation poll,...

Photo: nickhutche
British Future Event

Tuesday 15th January 2013

Uniting Our Communities: Integration in 2013


On Tuesday 15th January British Future and Policy Exchange hosted the Secretary of State’s first major speech of 2013.


The New Patriotism: Beyond the Spirit of 2012

Tuesday 27th November 2012

The New Patriotism: Beyond The Spirit Of 2012

18.00 - 20.00

The Westminster Arms, 9 Storey’s Gate, London, SW1P 3AT

Bright Blue and British Future are holding a panel debate discussing The New Patriotism: Beyond The Spirit Of 2012.

Conservative Party in Birmingham

Monday 8th October 2012

Conservative Conference fringe event

18.00 - 19.00

Rooms 109 + 111, Jurys Inn, Birmingham

Join British Future and Demos at the annual Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham for our interactive event Immigration and...

Labour Party conference held in Manchester

Monday 1st October 2012

Labour Conference event

12.45 - 13.45

Peter House, Oxford Street, Manchester M1 5AN

Join British Future and Progress at the annual Labour Party Conference in Manchester to consider The Doorstep Challenge –...