Barbican artistic director stands down

Louise Jeffreys, artistic director of the Barbican Centre since 2010, has announced that she is to leave at the end of this year.

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Gentle art to dispel violent myths

A tent town is growing today on a farm in Hampshire, big enough to accommodate the 35,000 people and more who will come from 100 different countries for this weekend. Many are coming to learn the arts of handwriting.

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Milton Keynes Stables fight on to survive

The Stables, the Milton Keynes music venue built by Johnny Dankworth and Cleo Laine and opened in 2000, is appealing to the local planning authority to refuse permission to a new development that could destroy it.

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Bradford enters 2025 City of Culture race

Bradford is the latest entrant to the competition to be UK City of Culture in 2025.

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Archbishops’ coffins mean museum must raise funding target

The discovery of the coffins of four Archbishops of Canterbury in its precincts means a museum will have to increase its redevelopment funding target by £300,000.

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Lowry’s Going To Work comes home

One of L S Lowry’s best known works, Going To Work, is being shown for the first time in Manchester, where it will be a permanent resident.

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Row over fate of Usher Gallery

Lincoln city and county at odds over money saving plans, reports Patrick Kelly

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Threat of museum strike at Bradford

Union to ballot members over planned cuts, reports Patrick Kelly.

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Scarborough merges cultural organisations

Art gallery links with Woodend. Patrick Kelly reports

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Nicky Morgan is new culture secretary

The former education secretary, Nicky Morgan, is the new Secretary of State for a Digital, Culture, Media and Sport following Jeremy Wright’s sacking.

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