Tax credits for research and development and monetising more online content are among the ideas emerging from a recent study exploring how to reimagine the future of the creative industries.
For Creative Coalition: A Plan to Reimagine, hundreds of members of the Creative Industries Federation were asked about what they wanted to change in the creative industries post Covid-19 and how this could be achieved.
They came up with 12 recommendations, which include:
The Creative Coalition report stated: “The UK needs a booming creative sector, not only to continue to create jobs and growth throughout the country, but to sit at the heart of our cultural and environmental revolution and contribute to our global success.
“The creative sector is uniquely placed to contribute to three key areas that our country and economy need most: jobs and skills, especially for the next generation, giving people of all backgrounds the opportunity to thrive; innovation and ingenuity, shaping our collective future and putting the UK on the world stage; and inclusive growth, delivering vital economic, social and cultural value to every community.”