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Developing your Creative Practice for Individual artists

Thu 15 Oct 2020

Developing your Creative Practice for Individual artists

The Arts Council is reopening Developing your Creative Practice (DYCP) - a fund for individual artists. The fund supports individual cultural and creative practitioners thinking of taking their practice to the next stag.....Read more

Local Democracy Week 2020

Tue 06 Oct 2020

Local Democracy Week 2020

Citizens, staff, schools and local organisations can take part in safe activities and online events this month to get involved in local democracy and civic life. Local Democracy Week is a way of helping people to hav.....Read more

Government fund provides crucial lifeline for England's heritage

Mon 12 Oct 2020

Government fund provides crucial lifeline for England's heritage

433 organisations in England have received a share of £67million in the first round of awards from the Culture Recovery Fund for Heritage. The grants – which range from £10,000 to £1m – will protect heritage and save jo.....Read more

ACE Culture Recovery Fund: Grants allocated Round 1 Under £1m

Mon 12 Oct 2020

ACE Culture Recovery Fund: Grants allocated Round 1 Under £1m

On Monday 12 October, the Arts Council announced an investment of £257 million in 1,385 venues, theatres, museums and cultural organisations, through the first tranche of Culture Recovery Fund: Grants programme, administ.....Read more

New Covid-19 planning guidance published for UK festivals

Mon 19 Oct 2020

New Covid-19 planning guidance published for UK festivals

Updating guidance launched on 13th October 2020 includes contributions from across the festival industry working in collaboration with DCMS and Public Health England. Newly published festival guidance around Covid-19 .....Read more

Working safely during Covid 19:  Performing Arts

Mon 26 Oct 2020

Working safely during Covid 19: Performing Arts

BEIS and DCMS guidance for people who work in performing arts, including arts organisations, venue operators and participants has been updated from 21 October, and includes staging and capacity information. Please f.....Read more

Cultural Recovery Fund Round 2: Another £76M allocated

Mon 26 Oct 2020

Cultural Recovery Fund Round 2: Another £76M allocated

The Arts Council have announced further investment in the second round of the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund (grants under £1million), bringing the total amount of funding awarded so far to a total of £333 million. .....Read more

Online Halloween Adventure

Fri 30 Oct 2020

Online Halloween Adventure

Are you ready to go on an adventure? Chol have something very exciting happening over the Halloween weekend, right here on online. To get involved and be in with a chance of winning a CHOL GOODIE BAG packed full of ac.....Read more

Hepworth Band Secures Grant Awards

Wed 21 Oct 2020

Hepworth Band Secures Grant Awards

The Hepworth band is delighted to have secured grant funding from the Garfield Weston Foundation and the National Lottery through Arts Council England to deliver an ambitious programme that aims to develop new performan.....Read more

Explore, Discover & Play in Greenhead Park

Tue 13 Oct 2020

Explore, Discover & Play in Greenhead Park

The Friends of Greenhead Park have launched a brand new children's activity sheet just in time for October half term. Designed by local artist Jo Blaker, the activity sheet, Explore, Discover and Play in Greenhead Par.....Read more

hcmf// 2020: live broadcasts, streams and installations

Wed 07 Oct 2020

hcmf// 2020: live broadcasts, streams and installations

hcmf// 2020: Alternative Programme Announced for Friday 20 - Sunday 22 November In August this year we were forced by Covid-imposed circumstances to say a sad goodbye to hcmf// 2020 in its original form, as we priorit.....Read more

hcmf// receives grant fom government's Culture Recovery Fund

Mon 19 Oct 2020

hcmf// receives grant fom government's Culture Recovery Fund

As announced by the Culture Secretary on Saturday, hcmf// has been awarded £50,000 as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF). The award will help the festival to navigate the challenges of the.....Read more

hcmf// shortlisted for prestigious RPS award

Mon 19 Oct 2020

hcmf// shortlisted for prestigious RPS award

The prestigious Royal Philharmonic Society Awards have been given annually since 1989 for live classical music-making in the UK. hcmf// is delighted that the 2019 edition of the festival has been shortlisted for the R.....Read more

Huddersfield online organ concert: Francis Jackson celebration

Thu 01 Oct 2020

Huddersfield online organ concert: Francis Jackson celebration

BONUS ORGAN CONCERT! As part of the online organ concerts taking place every fortnight, we've added in an additional bonus concert to celebrate the 103rd birthday of the great British organist and composer Francis Jacks.....Read more

Christmas Fair Makers Call

Mon 12 Oct 2020

Christmas Fair Makers Call

CALLING ALL MAKERS We are still running our Christmas Fair this November, a little differently, with all of our Covid measures in place. If you are an artist or maker, here are the requirements, scroll to the bottom fo.....Read more

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