Arts and Communities programme - Report 2017

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Date:12 April 2017
Author: Consilium Research and Consultancy Ltd
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The aim of this report is to showcase the progress and achievements of the activity which has been delivered through the Arts and Communities programme and to consider the learning from the different approaches to programme delivery in each locality. The report considers the significance of the role of local authorities in the delivery of arts and cultural programmes which build common ground within communities. The report includes a series of case studies, tips and guidance to support the development of future programmes working to achieve similar aims.

Further reading

This report is not intended to provide an evaluation of the programme although it does draw on the learning outlined in the localities’ respective evaluation reports, copies of which can be accessed using the following links:

Birmingham - Connecting Communities Through Culture programme

Bristol - Arts and Communities programme

Burnley - Mechanics at Home programme