MPs have claimed that London is still getting too big a slice of government arts funding.
Birmingham arts organisations have been hit by a new round of cuts.
The government should encourage new sources of income to save community arts in the regions, says a report by the Commons culture select committee, published today.
An Arts Council report published today says the disabled are being left behind in the advances to better diversification in the culture sector’s workforce.
The Art Fund Museum of the Year award, already the most valuable museum prize in the world at £100,000 for the winner, is to increase the purse by £40,000 in 2017.
Some of the UK’s leading arts centres have boosted their takings by nearly 20% during the past three years.