30th March 2020
27th March 2020
As stopgap measures grow in number, some arts workers will still fall through the cracks.
26th March 2020
25th March 2020
24th March 2020
Arts Council England has drawn on reserves and Lottery grants to save the sector from an "unsustainable loss of revenues".
New data from ticketing companies shows patrons “want to support the organisations they frequent”.
Reserves and furloughing are "no guarantee" that further cuts can be avoided.
23rd March 2020
UK museums, libraries, galleries and archives must “visibly and robustly stand up for freelancers who they frequently depend so greatly on”.
Surveys say 70% fear they can't pay the bills, 60% expect their income to halve and 50% have lost all their scheduled work.
20th March 2020
Arts workers, unions and membership organisations react to UK-wide closures and the “unmanageable risks” presented by the lack of an enforced directive.
The slush fund is the latest urgent funding measure to support imperilled freelancers.
New research showing a 92% drop in ticket sales and revenue in a single day suggests income will continue to plummet.