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June 29th

Saturday, June 29th 2019 (09:00 AM – 4:00 PM)

The New Bingley Hall, 1 Hockley Circus, Birmingham


To go!

Tickets to the Festival of Happiness 2019 now available!

The UK’s second one day Happiness Festival moves to Birmingham. Dr Andy Cope and Self Help comedian Shonette create a second festival on the back of 2018’s #HappinessFestival18 success.

Paul McGee The SUMO guy, Richard Gerver, Rhythmical Mike ... are just few names already on the line up!

This event is for anyone wanting to be happier or who is already happy and wants to spread the message of positivity further. Early Bird will be available until the end of February 2019.

This is a not for profit event raising funds for Spreading the Happiness charity which feeds families in poverty in the school holidays and provides food hampers to homeless shelters.

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Andy Cope Andy Cope, has spent 12 years researching positive psychology, wellbeing and human flourishing, culminating in a Loughborough University PhD. Andy is a sought-after keynote speaker and also masquerades as a best-selling children’s author so is that rarest of talents, an academic with a mental age of 8. He has written several best-selling books and will share some simple philosophies, thinking and techniques that he’s learned along the way. Andy describes is as ‘personal remembering’; deep down we all know the secrets of happiness but the world conspires to make us forget. Dr Happy will be prescribing a huge personal reminder.

Shonette Bason-WoodShonette Bason-Wood was born, in her own words "too happy". She's living proof that happiness is contagious! In the world of education she has created several programmes e.g. Dough Disco and has written many books for the primary age range, based upon children's happiness and wellbeing. Shonette has a global reach and the Festival of Happiness gives her an opportunity to wow delegates with her brand of infectious self-help comedy. Beneath the laughs, Shonette has a burning passion to make a difference to the wellbeing of the next generation, energise staff and increase happiness in the workplace.

Buy Festival of Happiness tickets online!