A report by three former arts executives highlights an imbalance between arts funding for London and the regions. This is particularly pertinent in the East, as our region has been in receipt of the lowest level of funding awards per household.
Arts Council England have launched a refreshed version of their 10-year strategy, Great art and culture for everyone.
Helen Grant, the Conservative MP for Maidstone & the Weald, will succeed Hugh Robertson as sports minister. She has been the justice and equalities minister and will keep responsibility for equalities as well as taking on sport.
According to the latest figures from the Department of Culture, Media and Sport, Taking Part survey - visits to heritage sites took a tumble last year.
The headline of this year’s local government arts investment survey carried out by Arts Development UK, the body representing local authority arts and culture, is that more than a third of local authorities in England and Wales have no dedicated arts officer and have no direct arts service.
Norfolk & Norwich Festival Bridge's State of the Region report aims to help arts and cultural organisations understand how schools make decisions in regards to their cultural education offer.
A good practice guide Improving culture, arts and sporting opportunities through planning has been launched today at the Houses of Parliament. The guide aims to help local authority planners and culture and leisure officers to meet the national requirement to identify and positively plan for improved opportunities in cultural, sport and leisure provision.
The latest results from Active People Survey 6/7 show a drop in the number of people participating in sport at least once a week.
Following our AGM, the Directors are pleased to share a report that reviews Culture First's activities since it commenced operating as an independent social enterprise in April 12.