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York 4 – 1 Bradford, opera, bums on seats & other Arts Council funding tidbits

I realise it’s old hat to bang on about the amount that the two jewels in the Leeds arts crown – Opera North and Northern Ballet – get in funding from the Arts Council, but it is a bit odd, … Continue reading

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Which Leeds arts organisations have won what Arts Council funding? Here’s the list

It’s D-Day for those Leeds arts/culture organisations that have been looking for funding from Arts Council England as National Portfolio organisations. The funding was announced this morning. Here are some facts that catch the eye: Not far off two thirds … Continue reading

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Council set to cut funding pot for Leeds arts organisations by £430k

The amount of cash available to local arts organisations in grants from Leeds City Council looks set to be cut over the next couple of years. A report going to council bosses for approval at a meeting next week proposes that … Continue reading

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Where’s the Arts Council cash going in Yorkshire? A couple of tables

A couple of quick tables based on today’s announcement about which organisations are getting what cash from Arts Council England (ACE) from 2015-18. They’re what are known as the National Portfolio organisations. Over the three years ACE will be spending … Continue reading

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