funding cuts

London mayor Sadiq Khan has joined campaigners in criticising the exclusion of the arts from the English Baccalaureate. Khan also launched an attack on the...

Industry leaders have said the arts should “embrace uncertainty” in the wake of budget cuts, Brexit, and a changing political climate. Kenneth Tharp, former chief...

Not too long ago, it was fairly standard practice for councils to fund – and often run – their local receiving theatres. Some authorities...

Bristol City Council has approved £380,000 worth of cuts to its arts budget by 2022. In a meeting on February 22, proposals to cut £190,000...

Rising business rates combined with local authority arts cuts may lead to a “zero-subsidy model” for regional theatres. Higher business taxes that come into force...

Arts grants awarded by Bath and North East Somerset Council are to be abolished completely after councillors approved a new budget for the local...

One of the biggest problems with local arts cuts is that they are infectious. The news of cuts in Bath and Bristol is troubling, not...

It comes as little surprise that Arts Council England is asking theatres to prepare for cuts, or standstill funding at best, in the next funding...

UK theatres are bracing themselves for real-terms cuts as Arts Council England warns of standstill funding in its next round of national portfolio grants. The...
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