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Name Amelia Clarke Title Individual Giving Manager Organisation National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain (NYO) e: a.clarke@nyo.org.uk How long in present post? Three and a half years...
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ChangingFaces The Scottish Arts Council and British Council Scotland have announced the appointment of Norah Campbell, formerly Director of the An Tuireann Arts Centre, as their new Head of...
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A House of Commons committee has asked the government to look into ways in which dance can be used to improve the health of the nation. The recommendation is one of a number contained in the Culture...
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The National Campaign for the Arts (NCA) is developing a cultural manifesto to be used as a lobbying tool in the build up to the next General Election, and to represent the views of the arts...
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The British Academy has launched a review urging the government not to neglect the arts. The review, entitled ?That full complement of riches?, argues that the arts, humanities and social sciences...
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The role of culture in regeneration is being highlighted with the publication of two documents that seek to define successful communities as those with culture at their heart. A consultation paper, ?...
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Eureka! The Museum for Children in Halifax is opening a new interactive music gallery this month. With a variety of hands-on exhibits, SoundSpace will enable children aged 3?12 years to explore the...
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Theatre venues across the UK are being invited to participate in the first UK audience benchmarking survey, a new initiative that aims to provide arts organisations with accurate but low-cost...
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Arts consultant Susie Hargreaves (pictured) has been shortlisted for the 2004 European Women of Achievement Awards, which celebrate achievement in Europe among women in six categories, including...
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The London bid to host the Olympics in 2012 is not just an opportunity for a great sporting spectacle, but also a chance for our capital city to celebrate its cultural heritage. Jude Kelly explains...
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?The Greater Game: Sport, War and Peace? is an exhibition at Imperial War Museum North (running until November 1) that looks at how sport can bring sides together, writes Emma Parsons. The Museum...
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John D?Arcy has been appointed Chairman of the new Audience Development Agency for Northern Ireland. He is currently Chief Executive of the Association of Northern Ireland Colleges and also a...
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Gillian Bates takes a look at the lighter side of life and work as a freelance in the arts. I have never before exercised my democratic voting rights in my pyjamas, having just finished off the...
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The Chair of the Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment has stepped down in response to a government-led review into potential conflicts of interest at the advisory body. Sir Stuart...
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Name Michelle Woo Title Project Co-ordinator Organisation ArtOffice (formerly known as Art Project Management) e: michelle@artoffice.co.uk How long in present post? Eighteen months What...
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The Scottish Arts Council (SAC) has declared that efforts to establish a Public Arts Development Agency (PADA) are ongoing despite the closure of the Scottish Sculpture Trust (SST) which was,...
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Arts Services Creative Arts East. Arts Round-up: publicity distribution Service from 100 to 1000 outlets. Artefax: arts direct mail service. Get yourself noticed! Contact: communications@...
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The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has launched an enquiry into the activities of ticket agents following complaints about excessive booking fees and allegations of improper relationships with event...
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The Scottish Cultural Commission, which started work at the beginning of June, has received an immediate setback with the resignation of one of its members, composer Craig Armstrong, in protest at...
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Millionaire sportswear entrepreneur, Tom Hunter has donated £5m to Kelvingrove Art Gallery (pictured) to build a new education wing. Up to £1.6m has been made available by The Hunter Foundation (...
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An audit of the levels of activity in Irish language and Ulster Scots artforms has culminated in the publication of a report that makes a number of suggestions as to how Northern Ireland?s indigenous...
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The 24 Hour Museum?s kids zone website, at http://www.show.me.uk, has won the award for best Arts, Culture and Heritage project at the Charity Awards 2004. The site displays digital content from...
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Given the increase in international presentations in the UK over the past thirty years, and issues such as cultural diversity and globalisation frequently being addressed in the arts, is there an...
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Stage Exchange is a new programme taking place in Yorkshire and the Humber region, which aims to enable venues and touring companies to develop long-term relationships beyond the often frustrating...
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Libex, the international job-exchange scheme for library and information staff, acts as a clearing house for those who are interested in arranging job exchanges with library staff in other countries...

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