Festival of Politics gets revolutionary


Award winning World Press Photo photographers Ed Ou and Anastasia Taylor-Lind will head up the festival of politics today.

Festival of Politics discusses life in a digital age


Life in a digital age and the use of social media to empower people are today’s hot topics at the Festival of Politics.

Protest theme opens Festival of Politics seventh year


A lively and thought-provoking programme of topical events covering everything from the Arab Spring to political protest songs and Twitter-inspired TV will start today with the Scottish Parliament’s seventh annual Festival of Politics.

Big Brother winner chairs Holyrood’s young people’s debate


Big Brother competition winner John Loughton is set to take part in the Scottish Parliament’s Young People’s Day on 20 August as part of its annual Festival of Politics

World Press Photo Exhibition returns to Holyrood


The world’s premier photojournalism exhibition will open at the Scottish Parliament for its sixth year running, from Saturday 6 August to Saturday 27 August.