News analysis
 Will the Midlands Engine Strategy drive arts growth?

The government’s regeneration initiative will support cultural venues across the Midlands. But so far, the support is skewed in favour of large-scale projects. 

Firstsite boosts local value in bid to regain NPO status

New director has met community groups to help create a programme relevant to local people, as gallery seeks to alleviate Arts Council England’s concerns

NMNI shake-up gathers pace

National Museums Northern Ireland continues restructure by cutting number of director posts from five to three

Welsh museums anxious over future of partnership work

Local authority funding cuts could make the costs associated with long-term loans and partnerships prohibitive