Rumours that Osborne will use funds to offset cuts.
ACE grants nearly £1m to Without Walls network.
Hundreds protest about gender bias at Dublin theatre.
Reading Council starts talks on new theatre
Four performers battle for £10k prize
Dugher suggests new conditions on grants
And Vaizey says it’s a ‘template’ for regions
Arts-based interventions for troubled schoolchildren can be very effective, Oxford University researchers claim.
New report shows boost for musicals
Small arts charities are struggling thanks to a private funding regime which favours larger London-based arts bodies.