ARTS SERVICES BOOKSHOP

St Helens Creative Industries Initiative: http://www.creative-insthelens.org Database of artists and creative industries; Commercial and domestic commissions; Arts in education; Community animateurs; Venues. Online Gallery; Business Support information. Contact Sean Durney at St Helens Council t: 01744 455492

BOOKSHOP

SAM?s Books is a specialist supplier of books for arts professionals. For further information and invoicing, t/f: 01883 345011 e: books@sam-arts.demon.co.uk, w: http://www.sam-arts.demon.co.uk

CONSULTANTS

AEA Consulting specialises in strategic, operational and facilities planning for the cultural sector. Services include cultural planning, strategic planning, organisational development, business planning & financial modelling, feasibility studies & planning capital projects and policy development & evaluation. t: 020 7377 6559 email:office@aeaconsulting.com w: http://www.aeaconsulting.com

Awaydays with a difference ? These valuable opportunities can achieve lasting results and be enjoyable. Use an experienced facilitator and strategist. Contact John Holden t: 01256 397310; e: john.holden@lineone.net

IMG Arts Projects ? Solutions for the Performing Arts. Comprehensive performing arts consulting and management services. Innovative ideas. Expert insights. Worldwide resources. t: (44) 208 233 5800; f: (44) 208 233 5801; e: artsprojects@imgworld.com w: http://www.imgartsprojects.com

EDUCATION & TRAINING

City University Department of Arts Policy and Management. Courses start annually each October. MA/PGDip in Arts Criticism, Arts Criticism & Management, Arts Management, Museum & Gallery Management, PGDip in Cultural Management. For details, t: 020 7040 8751 e: artspol@city.ac.uk

MA Arts Management in Cambridge at APU. One year full-time, or two-year part-time programme providing specifically tailored business skills for arts managers at all levels. For further details, telephone 01223 363271 ext. 2366 or visit our website http://www.abs.anglia.ac.uk/courses /art/artsmanagement.htm

FUNDRAISING

Craigmyle & Co Ltd ? The UK?s longest established fundraising consultancy, have worked on over 1,590 appeals and helped to raise over £400m. Contact: Geoff Howard, t: 01582 762441, f: 01582 461489, e: first@craigmyle.org.uk, w: http://www.craigmyle.org.uk

Jeff Fendall MA MICFM provides specialist advice on all aspects of arts fundraising and management. Friendly positive expertise based on 17 years experience. 01843 600586 fendallj@aol.com

INSURANCE

La Playa ? Specialist insurance services for the arts: office, travel/touring, instruments/equipment, liabilities, cancellation/non-appearance. Mark Boon, Managing Director. t: 01223 578151 e: mark.boon@laplaya.co.uk w: http://www.laplaya.co.uk

Musicians Insurance Services ? with almost 30 years specialist experience and the widest choice of insurances on offer, we have to be the obvious choice of the arts professional. t: 0845 345 7529 e: admin@musiciansinsurance.co.uk. A member of the General Insurance Standards Council

IT SERVICES

Independent IT Advice for the arts from Clive Leyland Consulting Ltd. Extensive experience with major UK arts organisations. IT strategy definition, requirements specification, supplier selection, implementation management. Contact Clive Leyland FCMC. Phone 01204 848838, fax 01204 496767, email cliveleyland@compuserve.com

MARKET RESEARCH

Clearview Commissioned by East England Arts, Clearview is a set of research services designed to make professional research available to all arts organisations. Discounts for organisations in EEA region. Visit http://www.audience.co.uk or call Arts Marketing East on 01394 388029

RECRUITMENT

Richmond Recruitment ? Specialising in development and marketing roles in the arts. We offer an unparalleled quality of service to clients and candidates alike. t: 020 8392 6654 e: ra4info@cs.com

SALES/TICKETING

Internet Ticketing ? e-mail marketing, group/school sales, research, box office training and fundraising from the market leaders t: 01865 324000 f: 01865 324001 e: info@phoneroom.co.uk w: http://www.phoneroom.co.uk Let our people talk to your people.

THEATRE CONSULTANTS

Carr & Angier ? Specialists in planning and equipping performance and conference venues worldwide. t: 01225 446664 f: 01225 446654 e: info@carrandangier.co.uk

YOUTH ARTS DEVELOPMENT

Artswork proactive/reactive youth arts development agency. Over twelve years experience of specialist work with young people at risk, youth culture and the arts. Advice, seminars, projects, policy development and training. Funded by ACE, Southern Arts and Baring Foundation. t: 023 8071 2246 e: info@artswork.demon.co.uk

Youth Music provides music-making opportunities for under 18s living in social and economic need, through funding programmes, providing information and advocacy work. t: 020 7902 1060 info@youthmusic.org.uk http://www.youthmusic.org.uk

SEMINAR

Voluntary Arts in Action:
A Voluntary Arts England seminar for Yorkshire and the Humber Saturday 16 March 02, 10am-4pm. York. FREE t: 0113 242 1245