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Americans online talked more about Adele than Brexit, even in the month after the UK voted to leave the European Union.
91 companies and organisations in the UK were supported by Creative Europe last year, receiving 10% of the scheme’s total funds.
The country’s culture was ranked second globally, remaining behind the US and ahead of France and Germany.
Arts and museum attendance are higher predictors of Remain voting than arts participation and library usage, both of which are less associated with voting to stay in the European Union.
A document highlighting how Brexit could impact the arts and cultural sector has been produced ahead of Parliamentary debates on the Withdrawal Agreement.
Peers warned a reciprocal agreement with the EU for the creative industries is necessary to avoid returning to the “dark days of zero growth, little confidence and minimal opportunity”.
AP analysis finds EU culture spend per person is highest in the English regions with the largest proportion of ‘leave’ voters.
New research by Arts Council England, produced to inform the Brexit negotiations, has highlighted the negative impact losing funding and free movement could have on the sector.
Music and dance leaders have implored a Lords select committee to support the introduction of a special arrangement within the visa system for performers.
The Museums Association’s annual survey finds 4% of the workforce are non-UK EU citizens.
More than one in five Creative Industries Federation members say they would consider moving their business abroad if the UK and the EU reach no favourable trade deal.
A cross-party select committee has called for continued membership of Creative Europe post-Brexit and argues for free movement during any transition period.
An impact analysis commissioned by London's mayor shows the country could lose up to £3.3bn in growth by 2030 if no long-term or transitional deal is put in place.
39 reports have been released by the Exiting the EU committee, but the Government has “decided not to publish” the comments and issues raised by the sectors themselves.
The European Commission has said Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union means participation in the 2023 title “will not be possible”.
A joint campaign by a-n and the Incorporated Society of Musicians is lobbying for continued freedom of movement post-Brexit for anyone working in the creative industries.
Artist Mark Wallinger and musician Julian Lloyd Webber are among those backing a Pan-European set of recommendations for Brexit negotiators in the UK and Europe.
35 creative, cultural and heritage organisations from across the UK have been awarded a combined €3.2m in funding.
The need for clarity has emerged as a key priority for arts organisations following the confirmation that no political party has won majority control of the House of Commons.
Research by the Creative Industries Federation suggests almost 75% of creative organisations think restricting immigration would hurt business.