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PM wants UK to remain in European cultural programmes

Prime Minister Theresa May has signalled her intent that the UK remain part of European cultural programmes once the country splits from the European Union. Speaking about her Brexit...

Posted by CAN network on 13th October 2017.

Voluntary Arts: Big Conversation 2017

The 'voluntary arts sector' - those millions of people who regularly participate in creative activities across the UK - is made up of people from all walks of life and all parts...

Posted by CAN network on 13th October 2017.

Facebook announces the launch of fundraising tools for not for profit organisations

Social Media giant Facebook has announced the launch of its non-profit fundraising tools in the UK and 15 other countries across Europe. Beginning in late September, Facebook will start...

Posted by CAN network on 13th October 2017.

New music resource for care homes & musicians

Live Music Now has relaunched its A Choir in Every Care Home project – encouraging music and singing in care homes across the UK. The new resources include videos and toolkits...

Posted by CAN network on 13th October 2017.

New report signals that a lack of funding & resource hinders arts involvement in digital technology

A lack of money and staff time are preventing digital progression and confidence in digital skills has stalled, according to a new report on the role of technology in the arts. Arts...

Posted by CAN network on 13th October 2017.

Independent review of the Creative Industries

The UK’s booming creative industries could be worth £128.4 billion to the UK economy by 2025 and help to create up to 1 million new jobs by 2030 according to an independent...

Posted by CAN network on 13th October 2017.

Nominations are now open for the Hearts for the Arts Awards 2018

ADUK is partnering with the National Campaign for the Arts and UK Theatre in the 2017/18 Hearts for the Arts Awards programme. Other partners include the LGA, What Next? and Culture...

Posted by CAN network on 13th October 2017.

Creative Railway Soundscape

Come join us THIS Sunday (8th October, 2-4pm) at St. Philip's Church (185 Mill Road, CB1 3AN) for a new and exciting experience, taking part in our FREE...

Posted by historyworkstv on 5th October 2017.

Rhythm, Rhymes & Railways

We are inviting you to join us for a series of FREE railway-themed singing and movement sessions, starting next week on Thursday 21st September!  DROP IN FOR ONE SESSION,...

Posted by historyworks on 14th September 2017.

5th Edition Of Cambridge Art Fair coming soon!

Cambridge Art Fair launched in 2013 and is now an established part of the international art fairs calendar. The event, now in it's 5th year, brings another fantastic selection of...

Posted by CKerrecoe on 12th September 2017.