Timeline

1997

Exeter's first Respect festival

Exeter's annual Respect festival started in 1997, with the slogan 'All different, all equal'. 

Originally held at the Phoenix arts centre, since 2007 it has been at Belmont Park, where it has become an essential part of the Exeter calendar.

See some of local photographer Clive Chilvers' photos of Respect festivals across the years. 

More information on the Respect Festival website.