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Harriet Harman (centre) at the Creative Industries Federation's cultural debate. Photo: Ian Watts

Labour has launched a 20-point charter for culture, which the party pledges will “deliver the infrastructure and the support the creative industries need to...
Harriet Harman (centre) at the Creative Industries Federation's cultural debate. Photo: Ian Watts

Harriet Harman has criticised an increasing reliance on private funding in the arts, claiming it will widen the divide between London and the regions. The...

Shadow culture secretary Harriet Harman has claimed that public funding for arts organisations should be conditional on them demonstrating a commitment to accessibility and...

Labour has been criticised after revealing it will not reverse cuts to arts funding if it gains power in this year’s general election. After the...

Culture minister Ed Vaizey has defended education secretary Nicky Morgan’s recent comments on arts subjects, and said that praising science and maths subjects "does...

Sam Walters, the UK’s longest serving artistic director, has criticised politicians’ “constant disparagement of white, middle-class” theatregoers, arguing venues would be “much the emptier”...

Cultural organisations are currently experiencing an “arts emergency” and are in need of a survival strategy led by the government, shadow culture secretary Harriet...

In answer to restoration levy query, Bacc on track, council cuts and public awareness of arts subsidies and defending TV science

Shadow culture secretary Harriet Harman delivered an excellent, rabble-rousing speech at the Soho Theatre this week, in which she took aim at the coalition...

Shadow culture secretary Harriet Harman has accused the coalition government of a “brazen and wholesale” retreat from public support for the creative industries, in...
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