Olympics have inspired young people to participate

30 Apr 2013

The Games and Cultural Olympiad were a catalyst for involvement but have left an expectation of more opportunities for young people.

What Next? suggests what’s next

UK Parliament via Creative Commons
30 Apr 2013

Deeper engagement with politicians, better communication with local stakeholders and national advocacy through coordinated emailing campaigns are proposed for cross-sector initiatives.

ACE streamlines its boards

A boardroom
26 Apr 2013

Arts Council England is streamlining its National Council to reflect new regional structures and strategic priorities.

Culture is key to ‘brand UK’ says Minister

Brand Britain
25 Apr 2013

The Culture Secretary will use the economic benefits of the arts as the basis of her bid for Treasury funding for culture in the next Spending Review.

Every little helps…

25 Apr 2013

Tesco Clubcard founders set their sights on the arts with an investment in box office data specialists Purple Seven.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre to become part of University Institute

Aber at night
19 Apr 2013

The centre will conduct a review of space as it becomes part of a new university structure.

ATG profits soar as expansion plans deliver results

Duke of Yorks
19 Apr 2013

The Ambassadors Theatre Group (ATG) is now among the top 10 of UK companies for profit growth.

New drive to boost cultural commissioning

12 Apr 2013

A three-year programme aims to help cultural organisations diversify their income streams.

New guidance will break down barriers to staging community performances

Panto cast
12 Apr 2013

Current guidelines are being rewritten to make it less daunting for volunteers to run community events.

£1m fund to get elderly people involved in the arts

Lady with lipstick
12 Apr 2013

The money will support partnerships involving arts organisations and residential care providers to deliver four major projects.

Hytner and Starr to step down

Hytner in rehearsal for Othello
10 Apr 2013

The National Theatre will recruit to replace Starr when Hytner’s successor has been identified.


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