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Press enquiries

For all b-side festival 2021 press enquiries please contact:

Sandy Kirkby 07770 856 253 sandy@b-side.org.uk



Cyanotype workshop at b-side Festival 2021

Kickstart - Assistant Festival Producer

Come and join the b-side team as our new Assistant Festival Producer for the 2022 festival.

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Press Release

Statement on proposed Powerfuel Incinerator on Portland

Members of the cultural sector in Dorset are urging Dorset Council decision-makers to take a long-term, environmentally responsible view on the proposed Powerfuel waste incinerator on Portland.

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Are you b-sides next Chair of the Board?

We are inviting applications for the post of Chair of the Board; a non-executive role working with a loyal and hardworking creative team of board members and staff in a stunning part of the UK, the gorgeous Isle of Portland in Dorset.

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Here to Stay

An exploration of plant colonisation centered on a sculptural installation by artist Leni Dothan.

Volunteer for b-side festival

b-side volunteers are an essential part of the organisation and the festival just can't happen without them.

We have lots of different...

Volunteers at b-side festival

Festival Steward Supervisors Needed

JOB TITLE: Festival Steward Supervisor, b-side 2021

FEE: £10 per hour

LOCATION: On-site at b-side Festival (09-12Sept) across...


Festival Steward Supervisors

Love culture? Love meeting new people? Love the outdoors?

Then b-side is looking for you! We have a wonderful Festival planned for this...

Press Release

b-side Festival announces extraordinary programme led by resident and international artists

Energising the cultural scene in Dorset, b-side Festival presents work from South West based creatives alongside new and established artists from across the UK and beyond.

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Join in with b-side festival 2021

Fringe Benefits 09 - 12 September 2021 This year, why don't you be the artist? Join the festival by creating art in your front window/garden/garage/...


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