The Rhythm of Life is a powerful thing: dancing for health and wellbeing in the South West

Dance organisations in the South West are responding to the region's ageing population profile by developing a programme of work with older people.  

Connecting communities through theatre

Supported by our Grants for the arts funding programme, the Independent Scrutineers Theatre Company has developed an innovative play which has entertained …

Creativity Works: inspiring and empowering people

National portfolio organisation Creativity Works has built an enviable reputation for exemplary work in socially engaged arts and delivery of creative projects that make …

Encounters: how Grants for the arts is helping build a resilient business

South West arts organisation Encounters was awarded £58,556 through our National Lottery funded Grants for the arts programme to support the delivery and legacy ...

Top tips for raising EU match funding

Visual arts organisation Fabrica has raised over £1.2million in EU funding since 2002, nearly doubling the value of their funding from the Arts Council. ...

Chandelier of lost earrings lights up Manchester maternity ward

An exciting sculpture made from thousands of donated earrings has been exhibited at the maternity unit of St Mary's Hospital in Manchester.   ...