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Design Council welcomes the transfer of architecture policy function

31st March 2015

Design Council welcomes the transfer of architecture policy function from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) to the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) as a positive move in its mission to promote high-quality design in the built environment. DCLG will now be responsible for promoting high-quality design in the built environment.

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The husband and wife who built a theatre empire

31st March 2015

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The husband and wife who built a theatre empire
Published 30 March 2015


Machinery of Government Change: Architecture policy

31st March 2015

On 26 March 2015.Prime Minister (Mr David Cameron) made a Machinery of Government Change to Architecture policy. This written ministerial statement confirms that responsibility for promoting high quality design in the built environment will transfer from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport to the Department for Communities and Local Government. This change will be effective immediately.

Source: Parliament.uk


Development plans unfold for The Maltings Theatre & Cinema in Berwick

31st March 2015

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Development plans unfold for The Maltings Theatre & Cinema in Berwick
Published 31 March 2015


Architecture brief moves from DCMS to DCLG

31st March 2015

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Architecture brief moves from DCMS to DCLG
Published 30 March 2015


New £5.8m Glasgow home for National Theatre of Scotland

31st March 2015

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New £5.8m Glasgow home for National Theatre of Scotland
Published 30 March 2015


SASC Community Investment Fund

31st March 2015

The Community Investment Fund was launched in February 2014 by the SASC. The fund invests debt and equity into community based social enterprises and charities in England. The Fund’s investors are the Social Investment Business Foundation and Big Society Capital.

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SASC Third Sector Loan Fund

31st March 2015

The Third Sector Loan Fund was launched in November 2014 by the SASC. The Fund invests in social enterprises and charities across the UK through secured and unsecured loans. The Fund’s investors are Santander, Big Society Capital and the Social Investment Business Foundation.

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Webinar: Theatres, the public sector and social enterprise

31st March 2015

The New Barn-Raising will host a FREE webinar on the Public Sector and Social Enterprise, featuring case studies that include Newcastle’s Live Theatre and the Minneapolis Hennepin Theatre Trust.

When: April 15th 17:00 to 18:00 GMT (London)

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Glasgow Theatre Royal's Page\Park are among those shortlisted for the 2015 RIAS Awards

31st March 2015

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Glasgow Theatre Royal’s Page\Park are among those shortlisted for the 2015 RIAS Awards
Published 27 March 2015


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