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ADUK Local Authority Arts Investment Survey 2017

Our annual local authority arts investment and partnership survey for 2017 is now live and we urge you all to take part. The survey is open to both member and non-member authorities and will allow us to review vital information about the health of the arts sector. It is being undertaken in association with Arts […]

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Please sign the EBacc parliamentary petition

The Bacc for the Future campaign team have instigated an official Parliamentary petition asking the Department for Education (DfE) to include expressive arts in the English Baccalaureate (EBacc) – it has been signed by over 75,500 people and needs to accumulate 100,000 signatures by 9th May in order to ensure that the EBacc will be […]

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ADUK Response to the DCMS White Paper

ADUK have responded to the DCMS White Paper consultation on the proposals for a new, far-reaching cultural strategy, the first in 50 years, reflecting the world today. Jane Wilson. Chair of ADUK writes:

“Arts Development UK is a membership organisation, representing over 350 arts development professionals based mainly in England and Wales. Our members work […]

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Arts Development UK Local Authority Arts Investment & Partnership Survey 2015

Arts Development UK are pleased to announce the release of the twelfth consecutive annual local authority arts investment survey, undertaken to assess the level of arts investment for 2015/16. The survey was undertaken in spring/summer 2015 to assess the level of arts spending forecast for 2015/16 with an online survey sent to all authorities in […]

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Government White Paper sets out future for arts funding sector

A series of open, online discussions will soon allow the public to feed into the new White Paper which will be published in late 2015 or early 2016. A new Government White Paper will set out a vision and agenda for the future of the arts, culture and heritage sector. Due to be published at […]

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Our Cultural Commons: A national conversation about local culture has just begun

Where was your first cultural experience? And where will be your last? Chances are the answer to both those questions will be ‘close to home’.

Our Cultural Commons is a new national conversation about local cultural infrastructure – what works, what doesn’t, how and where it thrives – and how it could reach its full […]

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Our Cultural Commons: a joint initiative from ADUK & Voluntary Arts

Working in collaboration with Arts Development UK, Voluntary Arts is seeking a consultant on a freelance basis to undertake some initial mapping and scoping to lay the ground for a major national conversation. At the end of September 2014, the two UK-wide organisations that specifically support and represent local creative cultural activity, Voluntary Arts and […]

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AD:uk Submission to the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee on the work of Arts Council England

The Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee has opened an inquiry into the work of Arts Council England and its regional funding policies. It is seeking views on whether the geographical distribution of arts funding is fair, and whether there is any justification for the current weighting of this towards London. The inquiry will also […]

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Arts Select Committee to review Arts Council England’s regional funding policy

A House of Commons Select Committee has opened an inquiry into the work of Arts Council England and its regional funding policies. ACE is to be the subject of a Culture, Media and Sport Committee inquiry which is seeking views on whether the geographical distribution of arts funding is fair, and whether there is any […]

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Arts Council Wales/AD:uk Local Authority Arts Investment report for 2013

As many of you know, AD:uk and Arts Council Wales teamed up to develop the 2013 Local Authority Arts Investment and Partnership Survey. ACW have now released their report which is available from their website in Welsh and English. Read more at: http://www.artscouncilofwales.org.uk/what-we-do/research/annual-surveys/local-authority-arts-expenditure-survey

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