The Festival has programmed a number of sign language interpreted, audio described and non-verbal events, just look out for the following symbols on the What’s On page:

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Buddy Scheme

We will also be operating a buddy scheme during the Festival, if you need help finding venues, get in touch at and we can arrange for one of our volunteers to meet you in the Old Market Square to help you to get around.

For access information for each Festival venue, take a look at our Venue page¬†as well as each venue’s own website.

If you have specific access needs, please contact us and let us know how we can support you to enjoy the Festival.