Thursday, 19 May 2022
Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries tells MPs that while the system of distributing arts funding is "not perfect", there are no plans to abolish Arts Council England.
There are no plans to get rid of Arts Council England as part of a review of public bodies, Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries has told MPs. Appearing before the DCMS Select Committee today, Dorries said that while the system for distributing arts and culture funding around England - a function carried out by ACE - is "not perfect", there are no plans to axe the organisation. Asked whether possible... read more