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BBC Radio 1's Academy -Glasgow May 2014

BBC Radio 1’s Academy – Glasgow May 2014



The biggest stars from the music and entertainment world including; Emeli Sandé, Rita Ora and Sir Richard Branson will be at BBC Radio 1’s Academy in Glasgow between the 10th and 16th of May to encourage and inspire young people to take on their futures.


Location: Queen Margaret Union, 22 University Gardens, Glasgow, G12 8QN.


Date: 10th – 16th May




The Academy will offer over 7,000 free spaces aimed at 16-19 year olds across Glasgow and beyond to attend a programme of practical workshops, Q&A sessions, industry master classes and live music gigs and will open its doors in the lead up to the station’s flagship live music event, Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2014.


A host of leading names and special guests from the music and entertainment world, as well as industry professionals and successful individuals will be getting involved in the Academy.


There will be a vast number of Q&As, practical workshops and industry masterclasses taking place at the Academy over the week.


Tickets for Radio 1’s Academy are free of charge and available from Monday 5th May when the full programme timetable is announced.


Young people living locally in Glasgow, from Scotland or the rest of the UK can apply for tickets online at or in person from Queen Margaret Union, 22 University Gardens, Glasgow, G12 8QN.


Further information, terms and conditions can be found at: