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Arts leaders step forward to lobby for fairer funding

27th February 2015

Two groups of England’s most senior arts bosses have gone on the offensive in an attempt to ensure that the election manifestos of all political parties include a commitment to the fairer geographic distribution of arts funding.
Read more in Arts Professional
Arts leaders step forward to lobby for fairer funding
Published 27 February 2015


My Theatre Matters! launches 2015 advocacy documents

26th February 2015

In advance of the General Election, UK Theatre has published a new advocacy document highlighting why the British theatre industry is the world leader and how we can help ensure it remains so in these challenging times.

Download the Theatre Matters 2015 advocacy document
Download the Creative Democracy leaflet


Washington Arts Centre and Berwick Maltings awarded Arts Council capital funding

26th February 2015

Read more at The Journal
Washington Arts Centre and Berwick Maltings awarded Arts Council capital funding
Published 25 February 2015


Colchester Mercury reaches its £580,000 revamp funding target

26th February 2015

Read more in Daily Gazette
Colchester Mercury reaches its £580,000 revamp funding target
Published 26 February 2015


Ed Miliband to pledge universal entitlement to arts education

26th February 2015

Read more in The Guardian
Ed Miliband to pledge universal entitlement to arts education
Published 23 February 2015


Letter: The big shows and big shops won't come to Derby

26th February 2015

Read more at Derby Telegraph
Letter: The big shows and big shops won’t come to Derby
Published 26 February 2015


Stretford Public Hall to be run by Friends group

26th February 2015

Read more at Messenger News
Stretford Public Hall to be run by Friends group
Published 26 February 2015


Successor bodies to English Heritage set out programme for the years ahead

26th February 2015

From 1 April 2015, English Heritage will separate into two organisations, Historic England, and the English Heritage Trust. They have set out their plans for the years ahead.

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Stella Duffy Blog: Jennie Lee White Paper Anniversary

25th February 2015

Read more at Stella Duffy’s Not Writing But Blogging Blog
Stella Duffy Blog: Jennie Lee White Paper Anniversary
Published 25 February 2015


Brighton Hippodrome campaigners launch new £25,000 fundraising campaign

25th February 2015

Read more in the Brighton Argus
Brighton Hippodrome campaigners launch new £25,000 fundraising campaign Published 25 February 2015


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