The European Commission has withdrawn the UK’s right to have European Capital of Culture in 2023 because of Brexit.
£1,000 reward backed by Art UK and Paul Mellon charity
Today’s Budget has failed to back Britain’s fastest growing sector, according to the Creative Industries Federation, which described the Chancellor’s announcement as “disappointing”.
The government is to double the number of visas made available to artists and creative people, the Home Office has announced.
Ministers in Holyrood claim pleas to London ignored
The British Paraorchestra – the world’s only large-scale ensemble for disabled musicians – has announced a new partnership with education hub Bristol Plays Music that will give orchestral presentation a major step forward, says its founder.
A report commissioned by the culture department from creative industry entrepreneur Neil Mendoza, calls on museums macros England for partnerships if the sector is to grow and prosper, and an urgent action plan.
To mark the centenary next year of women getting the vote for the first time the Museum of London is to mount a programme devoted to the Suffragettes that won the franchise, many of them unacknowledged before.