Festival of Politics

Edinburgh Festival Of Politics in August


Have you been stopped from taking a photograph in a public place? Was it a police officer? A private security guard? Did you self-censor?

The Festival of Politics (FOP) , in its 6th year at Holyrood, is more than just another Edinburgh festival.

The Main Hall of the Scottish Parliament and various Committee Rooms are given over to five days of public discussions and debates on hot button issues such as euthanasia, privacy, the future of ci

An inspiring programme of debate and drama starts today as the Scottish Parliament's fifth Festival of Politics opens today for an extended five day run.