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​All the very latest arts and creative news from members of Cambridge Arts Network. 

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Arts and culture contribute £11.8bn to UK economy

New research highlights the interplay between the arts and the creative industries, at a time when ministerial responsibility for the two sectors has been separated by the DCMS. The...

Posted by CAN network on 10th November 2017.

Business Districts Encouraged To Partner With The Cultural Sector

Culture is the perfect vehicle to engage people in conversations about heritage and local identity, a new report concludes. Collaboration between businesses and cultural organisations...

Posted by CAN network on 10th November 2017.

300 arts workers report being sexually harassed

The publication of a ‘Code of Behaviour’ for the arts coincides with disturbing early findings from an ArtsProfessional survey, raising serious questions about how arts organisation...

Posted by CAN network on 10th November 2017.

Understanding cultural engagement: introducing the Cambridgeshire Culture Card

The Cambridgeshire Culture Card scheme is a project currently in its feasibility phase, and was initiated by My Cambridge, a Local Cultural Education Partnership where arts and cultural...

Posted by CAN network on 3rd November 2017.

CAN is changing

We've been doing some digital housekeeping, making renovations which we're looking forward to sharing with you soon.    A new Cambridge Arts Network platform is...

Posted by CAN network on 3rd November 2017.

Cambridge workshop 01/11: Gearing up for growth- 20% discount for CAN members

Creative United's Prosper is an Arts Council England-funded business support programme for arts organisations and creative businesses. We're pleased to be coming to Cambridge...

Posted by CreativeUnitedUK on 25th October 2017.

Cambridge Open Art Exhibition 17-19th November 2017

The Cambridge Open Art Exhibition at Swavesey Village College is on Friday to Sunday 17,18,19th November 2017.  With something for everyone – traditional and contemporary...

Posted by CambridgeOpenArtExhibit on 23rd October 2017.

Cambridgeshire Music among top five in region for delivering Arts Award

Children across Cambridgeshire are top of the class when it comes to artistic achievements, thanks to the ‘trailblazing’ work of Cambridgeshire Music – the organisation...

Posted by C Sankey on 19th October 2017.

Cambridge Literary Festival - Winter 2017 Festival Line-Up Announced

This year’s winter festival is bigger than ever before with events taking place over 3 days and 5 venues. Crammed with marvels it includes 2 Man Booker Prize-winners, Ben Okri...

Posted by CAN network on 13th October 2017.

Brand new website to help you find funding

Support Cambridgeshire 4 Communities is a self-service funding portal which any community group or Town or Parish Council can access free of charge. Organisations can browse or search...

Posted by CAN network on 13th October 2017.