Thursday, 13 May 2021

A parliamentary report into writers' experience of Covid-19 says "a clear line of communication between the Government and the creative workforce" would address gaps in support - and save an £11bn industry from a cliff edge.

A "clear line of communication between the Government and the creative workforce" would aid policymaking and recovery from Covid-19 - and provide a much-needed route to improving support for freelancers. The All-Party Parliamentary Writers Group (APWG) has recommended a Creators Council be established to save not just an £11bn industry under real duress, but creators generally amid schemes that... read more