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Tony Hall announces greatest commitment to arts for a generation

March 25, 2014

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Tony Hall announces greatest commitment to arts for a generation Introduction Arts will take centre-stage across the BBC with a new topical strand taking audiences to music and arts events across the UK; a new digital offering; closer engagement with artists and institutions; more distinctive arts content across all the BBC’s outlets; and stronger leadership […]

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The Value Of Arts & Culture To People & Society

March 21, 2014

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The Value Of Arts & Culture To People & Society The latest Arts Council England report, The Value Of Arts And Culture To People And Society, is an evidence review aimed squarely at the specifics of the value of arts and culture to society – mostly a philosophical assertion at the moment – and highlighting the […]

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Ballet News No.1 UK ballet facebook page

September 23, 2013

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Ballet News No.1 UK ballet facebook page Ballet News – the only professionally written website focusing on classical ballet – leads the UK’s ballet field on facebook. Launched on facebook on 10th January 2010, the Ballet News facebook page has surpassed 124,000 ‘likes’, making it the number one page on that social media platform relating to classical ballet in the […]

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CULTURAL LEARNING ALLIANCE PUBLISHES FINDINGS IN NEW REPORT OUT TODAY

November 4, 2011

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CULTURAL LEARNING ALLIANCE PUBLISHES FINDINGS IN NEW REPORT OUT TODAY: LEARNING THROUGH ARTS AND CULTURE IMPROVES YOUNG PEOPLE’S LIFE CHANCES Whilst a recent study reveals that 13% of schools have already cut arts, drama and music from the curriculum*, the Cultural Learning Alliance (CLA) demonstres the impact of cultural learning on the lives of children and […]

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BBC announces major new initiative for the arts – Arts Troubleshooter

June 2, 2011

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Mark Bell, BBC Commissioning Editor, Arts, today announced a major new BBC initiative, Things To Do, which aims to engage audiences to participate in arts and cultural activities linked to BBC programming. He also revealed a number of forthcoming programme highlights across BBC television. Bell revealed a host of forthcoming programmes including the topical commission for […]

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ARTS COUNCIL ENGLAND ANNOUNCES FUNDING DECISIONS AND NEW NATIONAL PORTFOLIO OF ARTS ORGANISATIONS

March 30, 2011

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ARTS COUNCIL ENGLAND ANNOUNCES FUNDING DECISIONS AND NEW NATIONAL PORTFOLIO OF ARTS ORGANISATIONS     Reduced grant in aid budget (down 14.9%) in context of wider public sector cuts Arts Council cuts strategically – no ‘equal cuts for all’ National portfolio of 695 organisations replaces previous RFO portfolio of 849 110 new organisations brought into […]

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Arts Council announces funding decisions for the Arts in England

October 26, 2010

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ARTS COUNCIL ANNOUNCES FUNDING DECISIONS FOR THE ARTS IN ENGLAND     Arts Council England today (26 October) revealed its plans for implementing the 29.6% cut to its budget announced as part of the Government’s Spending Review.   Following a meeting of National Council yesterday (25 October) an implementation plan has been agreed to reduce […]

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