Free, fun and fascinating ARU events at festival


A series of free, online events will explore a variety of subjects including the science of attraction, the collapse of the Soviet Union, and unusual cases of murder and witchcraft in the UK.

Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) is putting on eight events in March as part of the new interdisciplinary Cambridge Festival, which amalgamates the Cambridge Science Festival and the Cambridge Festival of Ideas.

Among the 350 mainly digital events taking place during March are the following talks and performances hosted by ARU:

Miriam Berg, Public Engagement Officer for ARU, said: “We are proud to be a part of the inaugural Cambridge Festival.

“Our academic staff are running a number of exciting online events and there is sure to be something for everyone. The Cambridge Festival promises to be a great opportunity to broaden your mind!”

Booking is now open for these events. For more information and to secure your place, visit




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