British Future Event

Thursday 1st January 1970

Future of Immigration: What would secure public trust?

17.15 - 19.00

Westminster, London

On Tuesday 8th June, as we celebrated Refugee Week, we teamed up with the APPGMigration to consider where public opinion is on immigration policy ideas, alongside a panel of academics and politicians from both sides the benches.

British Future Event

From: Thursday 6th June 2019
To: Thursday 6th June 2019

Who do we want to be? In conversation with Home Secretary Sajid Javid

18:00 - 20:00


At a special event with British Future, Javid discusses the challenges of identity in British society today, in conversation...

External Event

From: Saturday 21st September 2019
To: Wednesday 2nd October 2019

Party conferences 2019

00.00 - 22.00

Brighton and Manchester

British Future will be at the main party conferences in 2019. Contact us to discuss partnerships.

External Event

From: Wednesday 27th September 2017
To: Monday 2nd October 2017

British Future at party conferences 2017

Brighton and Manchester

British Future will be speaking at events at the 2017 Labour and Conservative party conferences. Do come and join...

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.

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 (
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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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 –...

Monday 24th September 2012

Liberal Democrat Conference event

13.00 - 14.00

Lancaster Suite (Ground Floor), Hilton Metropole, Kings Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 2FU

Join British Future and Centre Forum at the annual Liberal Democrat conference in Brighton to discuss Is it possible...

British Future Event

Friday 24th August 2012

Who are ‘Jock Tamson’s Bairns’?

10:30 - 11:30

Committee Room 3, The Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh, EH99 1SP

British Future and the Scottish Refugee Council are hosting a debate on attitudes towards migration in Scotland as part...

British Future Event

Thursday 19th July 2012

Generation 2012: What are the challenges ahead?

18:00 - 20:00

Stratford Town Hall, 29 Broadway Street, London, E15 4BQ

British Future is hosting an interactive debate at Stratford Town Hall on the challenges facing Generation 2012 to find...

British Future Event

From: Sunday 24th June 2012
To: Sunday 24th June 2012

Are We Still Leeds?

16:30 - 17:30

The Carriageworks, Leeds

British Future's Matthew Rhodes and a panel of guests involved with the making of Promised Land discussed identity and...

British Future Event

From: Friday 1st June 2012
To: Friday 1st June 2012

Refugee Jubilee Street Party

12:00 - 15:00

Trinity Gardens, Brixton

British Future hosted a Jubilee street party as a way of both celebrating the Queen’s Jubilee and acknowledging the...

British Future Event

From: Wednesday 23rd May 2012
To: Wednesday 23rd May 2012

The Great British Breakfast


Punch Tavern, Fleet Street

Join Mark Easton, BBC Home News Editor and author of Britain etc., along with British Future at an historic...

British Future Event

From: Wednesday 29th February 2012
To: Wednesday 29th February 2012

The Great British Debate

20.45 - 22.00

York Theatre Royal, St. Leonard’s Place, York, YO1 7HD

A debate on how we answer the questions: Who is British? Where are you from? Are you more English...

British Future Event

From: Tuesday 17th January 2012
To: Tuesday 17th January 2012

British Future Launches

Museum of London, Docklands

As 2012 kicks off, new identity, integration, migration and opportunity thinktank British Future will hold its launch at the...