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Diversity Festival 2018

The University of Chester's 13th annual Diversity Festival takes place from 5th - 15th March 2018 with a theme of "no limits".

These events will give you a unique opportunity to learn and experience different cultures and perspectives. The theme aims to highlight the barriers that people may face but give a positive message that together we can challenge perceptions, push boundaries and reach our potential. You can see the full programme of events by visiting

All events are free but booking is essential. To book a place on any of the events, just click on the Eventbrite link next to the relevant event in the programme, downloadable from the above link. Questions, comments or suggestions? Email

Kellie Maloney, retired boxing manager and promoter, will launch the 2018 Festival and will be speaking candidly about her transition and the challenges she has faced.

Other sessions include workshops, keynotes and seminars on dementia, mental wellbeing, identity and British politics, biphobia, Bikers against Child Abuse, inequality and discrimination, inclusive sport, leprosy, stammering, counselling and inequalities, veganism, children's play preferences, mindfulness and much more!




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