Written on Friday, 14 September 2018
Plans follow successful launch of new museum
Helen Birchenough has been appointed as chair of Arts Council England for the South West.
Written on Wednesday, 12 September 2018
City of Culture voted best arts project
Welsh cultural talent is hiding its light from the rest of the world, according to a report for the British Council.
Written on Tuesday, 11 September 2018
Arts Council England and the Heritage Lottery have signed a new, reinforced memorandum of understanding (MoU) to improve support for museums in England.
Written on Monday, 10 September 2018
AI PROFILE Gareth Machin, artistic director, Wiltshire Creative
Written on Friday, 07 September 2018
Digbeth, Birmingham’s creative quarter, “all the potential to be the UK’s top creative hub”.
Rachel O’Riordan, artistic director of the Sherman Theatre, Cardiff, since 2014, is to be the new chief of the Lyric Hammersmith.
Salisbury’s Novichok horror might, perversely, have been a mixed blessing for the city – and for the Arts Council.
Written on Thursday, 06 September 2018
Battersea Arts Centre today reopens its grand hall following the 2015 fire that all but destroyed it, and also reveals the results of a 12 year development programme for the centre.
Written on Wednesday, 05 September 2018
Stephen Freeman is to leave his job as CEO of the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough, to be executive director of the Royal Exchange in Manchester.
Labour is committed to putting creativity back onto the school curriculum, shadow culture secretary Tom Watson said today.
Madfani Younis has been appointed to the new role of creative director at the Southbank Centre.
Written on Tuesday, 04 September 2018
The photographer Angus McBean, best known now for his portraits of the Beatles, Audrey Hepburn and Vivien Leigh, took some of his finest pictures for the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Written on Monday, 03 September 2018
Blue Cross, the pet charity, has appointed Russell Jones as the first ever Pet Poet Laureate.
Louisa Davies has been appointed to the new post of head of creative programme for the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, the independent charity that cares for the world’s greatest Shakespeare heritage in his hometown of Stratford-upon-Avon.
Emma Stenning is stepping down as chief executive of the Bristol Old Vic after nine years at the theatre.
Artists have agreed a rescue plan to save Farfield Mill at Sedbergh in Cumbria.