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Arts Council director Maureen Kennelly had a brush with colleague Seán Mac Cárthaigh on PR contract

Arts Council director Maureen Kennelly had a brush with colleague Seán Mac Cárthaigh on PR contract

A decision by Arts Council director Maureen Kennelly to cancel a PR tender worth €500,000 over five years led to a furious internal row, documents released und [...] Read full article: Arts Council director Maureen Kennelly h...→

Arts Council director Maureen Kennelly had a brush with colleague Seán Mac Cárthaigh on PR contract

Arts Council director Maureen Kennelly had a brush with colleague Seán Mac Cárthaigh on PR contract

A decision by Arts Council director Maureen Kennelly to cancel a PR tender worth €500,000 over five years led to a furious internal row, documents released und [...] Read full article: Arts Council director Maureen Kennelly h...→

Former Dumfries and Galloway Council leader shares his brush with Diego Maradona

Former Dumfries and Galloway Council leader shares his brush with Diego Maradona

John Forteath told of his amazing meeting with Maradona in Seville during a trip for Dumfries and Galloway Council to seek European funding for the authority. Read full article: Former Dumfries and Galloway Council lea...→

‘Industry could bounce back by 2022’, Arts Council England report suggests

The funding body said the research found that the government’s £1.57 billion culture rescue package – announced in July – came at a “pivotal point”, which it s [...] Read full article: ‘Industry could bounce back by 2022’, Ar...→

Jeremy Shapiro is research director at the European Council on Foreign Relations

Jeremy Shapiro is research director at the European Council on Foreign Relations. Previously he was special adviser to the assistant secretary of state for Eur [...] Read full article: Jeremy Shapiro is research director at t...→

Council leader who greeted colleague with 'Hello sailor' quits 

Council leader who greeted colleague with 'Hello sailor' quits 

Adrian Fluker, 62, claims the 'cut-throat' hand signal was meant to mean 'Stop and move on', while he was unaware of the alleged homophobic connotations of the [...] Read full article: Council leader who greeted colleague wit...→

How the Arts Council is helping artists be creative in a time of Covid

How the Arts Council is helping artists be creative in a time of Covid

Many Irish creatives made use of their unexpected free time during the coronavirus lockdown to brush up on their skills, write songs, paint or finally get the [...] Read full article: How the Arts Council is helping artists ...→

Arts Council cash pledge in wake of crisis report – 20 years ago in The Stage

Arts Council cash pledge in wake of crisis report – 20 years ago in The Stage

Twenty years ago this week, the Arts Council published its response to the sector-defining Boyden report into the crisis in producing theatres in England Read full article: Arts Council cash pledge in wake of cris...→

Edinburgh Council suspends leading social worker after death of colleague awaiting trial

note-0A senior official has been suspended by Edinburgh City Council in the wake of the death of a social work manager who was awaiting trial for sexual assaul [...] Read full article: Edinburgh Council suspends leading socia...→

Culture can be catalyst for high-street regeneration – Arts Council England

Cultural organisations can play a key role in revitalising and regenerating town and city centres, according to two new reports Read full article: Culture can be catalyst for high-street ...→

Arts Council of Northern Ireland publishes manual for the safe reopening of performance venues

Arts Council of Northern Ireland publishes manual for the safe reopening of performance venues

Audiences at performance venues across Northern Ireland may be required to wear face masks when they reopen, according to new guidance. Read full article: Arts Council of Northern Ireland publish...→

Arts Council England releases guidance on recovery grant eligibility

Arts Council England releases guidance on recovery grant eligibility

Arts Council England has released detailed guidance on how organisations can apply for grants of between £50,000 and £3 million as part of the government's £1. [...] Read full article: Arts Council England releases guidance o...→

Lawrence H. Summers was director of the National Economic Council for President

Lawrence H. Summers was director of the National Economic Council for President Barack Obama until November 2011. He is currently the Charles W. Eliot Universi [...] Read full article: Lawrence H. Summers was director of the ...→

Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn is shocking PR

Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn is shocking PR

The Arts Council is in trouble with the public relations industry after it cancelled a tender, worth €500,000 over five years, for communications advice. Six l [...] Read full article: Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn i...→

Brighton and Hove City Council draws up arts recovery plan

Brighton and Hove City Council draws up arts recovery plan

A recovery plan for the arts in Brighton is being developed by the city’s council, as a commitment to helping its cultural and events sectors overcome the effe [...] Read full article: Brighton and Hove City Council draws up ...→

Director of BBC Arts Jonty Claypole: 'The gap between media and the arts has closed significantly'

Director of BBC Arts Jonty Claypole: 'The gap between media and the arts has closed significantly'

The BBC’s Culture in Quarantine programme has ensured audiences across the UK have continued to get their culture fix during lockdown. Director of BBC Arts Jon [...] Read full article: Director of BBC Arts Jonty Claypole: 'Th...→

Abdul Shayek named artistic director of Tara Arts

Abdul Shayek has been appointed artistic director and joint chief executive of Tara Arts.... Shayek, who founded and was artistic director of Cardiff-based com [...] Read full article: Abdul Shayek named artistic director of ...→

Coronavirus: Welsh arts 'on its knees' with losses of £1.4m every week, Arts Council boss warns

Arts organisations in Wales are losing an estimated £1.4 million a week, leaving the sector "on its knees", the chief executive of the country’s arts council h [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Welsh arts 'on its knees' w...→

Coronavirus: Arts Council England chief – ‘the hardest part comes next’

Arts Council England has warned that it will be unable to support individuals and organisations through an extended period of lockdown, as it admits that the h [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Arts Council England chief ...→

Former Dumfries and Galloway Council leader shares his brush with Diego Maradona

Former Dumfries and Galloway Council leader shares his brush with Diego Maradona

John Forteath told of his amazing meeting with Maradona in Seville during a trip for Dumfries and Galloway Council to seek European funding for the authority. Read full article: Former Dumfries and Galloway Council lea...→

Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn is shocking PR

Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn is shocking PR

The Arts Council is in trouble with the public relations industry after it cancelled a tender, worth €500,000 over five years, for communications advice. Six l [...] Read full article: Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn i...→

Edinburgh Council suspends leading social worker after death of colleague awaiting trial

note-0A senior official has been suspended by Edinburgh City Council in the wake of the death of a social work manager who was awaiting trial for sexual assaul [...] Read full article: Edinburgh Council suspends leading socia...→

Jeremy Shapiro is research director at the European Council on Foreign Relations

Jeremy Shapiro is research director at the European Council on Foreign Relations. Previously he was special adviser to the assistant secretary of state for Eur [...] Read full article: Jeremy Shapiro is research director at t...→

Director of BBC Arts Jonty Claypole: 'The gap between media and the arts has closed significantly'

Director of BBC Arts Jonty Claypole: 'The gap between media and the arts has closed significantly'

The BBC’s Culture in Quarantine programme has ensured audiences across the UK have continued to get their culture fix during lockdown. Director of BBC Arts Jon [...] Read full article: Director of BBC Arts Jonty Claypole: 'Th...→

Arts Council of Northern Ireland publishes manual for the safe reopening of performance venues

Arts Council of Northern Ireland publishes manual for the safe reopening of performance venues

Audiences at performance venues across Northern Ireland may be required to wear face masks when they reopen, according to new guidance. Read full article: Arts Council of Northern Ireland publish...→

How the Arts Council is helping artists be creative in a time of Covid

How the Arts Council is helping artists be creative in a time of Covid

Many Irish creatives made use of their unexpected free time during the coronavirus lockdown to brush up on their skills, write songs, paint or finally get the [...] Read full article: How the Arts Council is helping artists ...→

Coronavirus: Welsh arts 'on its knees' with losses of £1.4m every week, Arts Council boss warns

Arts organisations in Wales are losing an estimated £1.4 million a week, leaving the sector "on its knees", the chief executive of the country’s arts council h [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Welsh arts 'on its knees' w...→

Lawrence H. Summers was director of the National Economic Council for President

Lawrence H. Summers was director of the National Economic Council for President Barack Obama until November 2011. He is currently the Charles W. Eliot Universi [...] Read full article: Lawrence H. Summers was director of the ...→

‘Industry could bounce back by 2022’, Arts Council England report suggests

The funding body said the research found that the government’s £1.57 billion culture rescue package – announced in July – came at a “pivotal point”, which it s [...] Read full article: ‘Industry could bounce back by 2022’, Ar...→

Brighton and Hove City Council draws up arts recovery plan

Brighton and Hove City Council draws up arts recovery plan

A recovery plan for the arts in Brighton is being developed by the city’s council, as a commitment to helping its cultural and events sectors overcome the effe [...] Read full article: Brighton and Hove City Council draws up ...→

Culture can be catalyst for high-street regeneration – Arts Council England

Cultural organisations can play a key role in revitalising and regenerating town and city centres, according to two new reports Read full article: Culture can be catalyst for high-street ...→

Council leader who greeted colleague with 'Hello sailor' quits 

Council leader who greeted colleague with 'Hello sailor' quits 

Adrian Fluker, 62, claims the 'cut-throat' hand signal was meant to mean 'Stop and move on', while he was unaware of the alleged homophobic connotations of the [...] Read full article: Council leader who greeted colleague wit...→

Abdul Shayek named artistic director of Tara Arts

Abdul Shayek has been appointed artistic director and joint chief executive of Tara Arts.... Shayek, who founded and was artistic director of Cardiff-based com [...] Read full article: Abdul Shayek named artistic director of ...→

Arts Council England releases guidance on recovery grant eligibility

Arts Council England releases guidance on recovery grant eligibility

Arts Council England has released detailed guidance on how organisations can apply for grants of between £50,000 and £3 million as part of the government's £1. [...] Read full article: Arts Council England releases guidance o...→

Arts Council cash pledge in wake of crisis report – 20 years ago in The Stage

Arts Council cash pledge in wake of crisis report – 20 years ago in The Stage

Twenty years ago this week, the Arts Council published its response to the sector-defining Boyden report into the crisis in producing theatres in England Read full article: Arts Council cash pledge in wake of cris...→

Coronavirus: Arts Council England chief – ‘the hardest part comes next’

Arts Council England has warned that it will be unable to support individuals and organisations through an extended period of lockdown, as it admits that the h [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Arts Council England chief ...→

Former Dumfries and Galloway Council leader shares his brush with Diego Maradona

Former Dumfries and Galloway Council leader shares his brush with Diego Maradona

John Forteath told of his amazing meeting with Maradona in Seville during a trip for Dumfries and Galloway Council to seek European funding for the authority. Read full article: Former Dumfries and Galloway Council lea...→

Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn is shocking PR

Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn is shocking PR

The Arts Council is in trouble with the public relations industry after it cancelled a tender, worth €500,000 over five years, for communications advice. Six l [...] Read full article: Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn i...→

‘Industry could bounce back by 2022’, Arts Council England report suggests

The funding body said the research found that the government’s £1.57 billion culture rescue package – announced in July – came at a “pivotal point”, which it s [...] Read full article: ‘Industry could bounce back by 2022’, Ar...→

Edinburgh Council suspends leading social worker after death of colleague awaiting trial

note-0A senior official has been suspended by Edinburgh City Council in the wake of the death of a social work manager who was awaiting trial for sexual assaul [...] Read full article: Edinburgh Council suspends leading socia...→

Brighton and Hove City Council draws up arts recovery plan

Brighton and Hove City Council draws up arts recovery plan

A recovery plan for the arts in Brighton is being developed by the city’s council, as a commitment to helping its cultural and events sectors overcome the effe [...] Read full article: Brighton and Hove City Council draws up ...→

Jeremy Shapiro is research director at the European Council on Foreign Relations

Jeremy Shapiro is research director at the European Council on Foreign Relations. Previously he was special adviser to the assistant secretary of state for Eur [...] Read full article: Jeremy Shapiro is research director at t...→

Culture can be catalyst for high-street regeneration – Arts Council England

Cultural organisations can play a key role in revitalising and regenerating town and city centres, according to two new reports Read full article: Culture can be catalyst for high-street ...→

Director of BBC Arts Jonty Claypole: 'The gap between media and the arts has closed significantly'

Director of BBC Arts Jonty Claypole: 'The gap between media and the arts has closed significantly'

The BBC’s Culture in Quarantine programme has ensured audiences across the UK have continued to get their culture fix during lockdown. Director of BBC Arts Jon [...] Read full article: Director of BBC Arts Jonty Claypole: 'Th...→

Council leader who greeted colleague with 'Hello sailor' quits 

Council leader who greeted colleague with 'Hello sailor' quits 

Adrian Fluker, 62, claims the 'cut-throat' hand signal was meant to mean 'Stop and move on', while he was unaware of the alleged homophobic connotations of the [...] Read full article: Council leader who greeted colleague wit...→

Arts Council of Northern Ireland publishes manual for the safe reopening of performance venues

Arts Council of Northern Ireland publishes manual for the safe reopening of performance venues

Audiences at performance venues across Northern Ireland may be required to wear face masks when they reopen, according to new guidance. Read full article: Arts Council of Northern Ireland publish...→

Abdul Shayek named artistic director of Tara Arts

Abdul Shayek has been appointed artistic director and joint chief executive of Tara Arts.... Shayek, who founded and was artistic director of Cardiff-based com [...] Read full article: Abdul Shayek named artistic director of ...→

How the Arts Council is helping artists be creative in a time of Covid

How the Arts Council is helping artists be creative in a time of Covid

Many Irish creatives made use of their unexpected free time during the coronavirus lockdown to brush up on their skills, write songs, paint or finally get the [...] Read full article: How the Arts Council is helping artists ...→

Arts Council England releases guidance on recovery grant eligibility

Arts Council England releases guidance on recovery grant eligibility

Arts Council England has released detailed guidance on how organisations can apply for grants of between £50,000 and £3 million as part of the government's £1. [...] Read full article: Arts Council England releases guidance o...→

Coronavirus: Welsh arts 'on its knees' with losses of £1.4m every week, Arts Council boss warns

Arts organisations in Wales are losing an estimated £1.4 million a week, leaving the sector "on its knees", the chief executive of the country’s arts council h [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Welsh arts 'on its knees' w...→

Arts Council cash pledge in wake of crisis report – 20 years ago in The Stage

Arts Council cash pledge in wake of crisis report – 20 years ago in The Stage

Twenty years ago this week, the Arts Council published its response to the sector-defining Boyden report into the crisis in producing theatres in England Read full article: Arts Council cash pledge in wake of cris...→

Lawrence H. Summers was director of the National Economic Council for President

Lawrence H. Summers was director of the National Economic Council for President Barack Obama until November 2011. He is currently the Charles W. Eliot Universi [...] Read full article: Lawrence H. Summers was director of the ...→

Coronavirus: Arts Council England chief – ‘the hardest part comes next’

Arts Council England has warned that it will be unable to support individuals and organisations through an extended period of lockdown, as it admits that the h [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Arts Council England chief ...→