An extra £6.3m is to go to English communities starved of culture in the latest grants from the Arts Council’s Creative People and Places scheme.
The world’s first assembly line – predating Henry Ford’s by 60 years – has been saved by a Heritage Lottery Grant of £1.9m.
Jon Morgan, currently director of the Federation of Scottish Theatre, is to be the next director of the Theatres Trust, the national advisory body for theatres that is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year.
The 2017 Journeys Festival International, devised to celebrate the idea of sanctuary by the cultural development ArtReach which was featured in AI 333, can go ahead thanks to European funding that has just been granted.
Restructure follows council funding cut
Projects will support touring and leadership.
Sonia Solicari, the head of the Guildhall Art Gallery in London, is to be the next director of the Geffrye Museum.
SOLT/ACE report suggests ‘minimal’ impact on audience numbers
Council will keep museums, gallery and theatre in-house
Critics attack oil sponsorship deal