Beatfreeks x We Don’t Settle Competition T&Cs

Beatfreeks and We Don’t Settle are running an exciting competition. We are giving away  £50 one4all gift cards to 5 individuals. The winners will be announced on We Don’t Settle and Beatfreeks Instagram LIVE on the 11th of April 2022 at 18:30. To enter it’s simple: FOLLOW @_wedontsettle Instagram account COMMENT   Where you would spend […]

Beatfreeks Arts Becomes We Don’t Settle: More than a name change

Beatfreeks Arts Becomes We Don’t Settle: More than a name change Before there was a logo or a limited company, there was Poetry Jam. In 2013 our Founder, Anisa Morridadi, asked if we created the space for young people to convene and put the world to rights, would anyone come? Would they have anything interesting […]

21 things that Beatfreeks achieved in 2021

As we approach the end of the year, we thought it’d be rude not to indulge in the cliche December ritual of reflecting on the last twelve months. In a year that saw us start January off in our various Covid-restriction-tiers (remember those?), we think it’s important to remind ourselves of the good stuff that […]


  Rachael Sage’s project Poetica gives the term originality a new meaning. With a voice like hers that carries a certain hypnotising power, it leads you deeper and deeper with each sentence. Poetica’s new self-titled album holds 19 tracks, which create connection and shared experience via the unifying power of words. Not everyone is born […]

Goodbye, Amerah

On 7th February 2013, I celebrated my 20th birthday. I had known of a poetry night starting up in the city but as it fell on the same day, I decided not to go. Who would have known that that poetry event would be the turning point of my career?  I had met the Founder […]

National Youth Trends competition T&Cs

Beatfreeks are running an exciting competition. We are giving away a £100 ASOS voucher. The winner will be announced on our Instagram on Thursday 18 November 2021. To enter it’s simple: Follow @beatfreeks on Instagram Like and save the @beatfreeks Instagram grid post with the Competition details Tag at least one friend and tell them […]

Beatfreeks x Walsall Council Young Adult Opinions survey T+Cs

Beatfreeks is offering one prize of £100 Amazon voucher to one individual who completes and submits the Beatfreeks x Walsall Council Young Adult Opinions survey, and leaves their email address in the box provided. Open to Walsall residents aged 16-25. Closing date 23:59 GMT on 11/11/2021. Winner chosen at random. No purchase required. The full […]

Chance Heritage Trust x Don’t Settle: In the Meantime… Programme

This is a fantastic opportunity for a young Person of Colour aged 16 – 25 looking to make a meaningful impact whilst gaining the necessary experience to co-create the redisplay of the Round Room in Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. The redisplay will reflect the people of 21st Century Birmingham; providing a public voice for […]

Pizza and Poetry Jam competition T&Cs

We are giving away one Just Eat digital voucher worth £20. The winner will be announced on our Instagram and Twitter on Thursday 1 April 2021 at 17:30 GMT. To enter: – Sign up for Beatfreeks’ 1st April 2021 Poetry Jam event via Eventbrite. – Like/favourite our Twitter or Instagram post about Pizza and Poetry […]

Fancy the chance to win up to £100 of vouchers?

✅Based in England? ✅Do you have something to say about arts within the education system? ⁠ ✅Fancy your chances at winning a voucher of up to £100 for a shop of your choice?     We need just 5 minutes of your time to give us your experiences and opinions of arts within the education […]