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Everyday Creativity

First published by Voluntary Arts, January 2020 As Arts Council England prepares to launch its next ten-year strategy it’s welcome to see Sir Nicholas Serota saying that he wants to see more people participating in the arts and culture (Arts Council Boss vows more funding for those at early stages of career, Guardian, 1 January…

Cultural Learning in England: 20 years of policy

First published by the Cultural Learning Alliance, 2nd October 2019 The CLA’s recent summary of cultural education policies over the last twenty years reminds me of a personal milestone. I joined the Arts Council of England (as it then was) as Director of Education and Training in January 1998, the year before All our Futures…


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