- Date: 7 December 2009
- Artform: None
- Region: South West
Villages in Action (VIA) is a rural touring scheme based in Crediton, Devon. They help to bring top quality professional performances and workshops at affordable prices to communities through a network of local promoters.
Created in 1992, VIA now covers five of the seven district council areas of Devon and has over 70 active communities, reaching about 8,500 people annually as audience members or workshop participants.
Villages in Action is one of our funded organisations. In 2008/09 they received £27,784, in 2009/10 £28,535 and in 2010/11 £29,305.