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The Funfair - one of HOME's opening productions

Manchester's newest venue, HOME, has opened to huge audiences

HOME, the new purpose-built centre for international contemporary art, theatre, film and books in Manchester, attracted over 28,000 visitors on its opening weekend in Manchester in late May. It has been continuing to draw in visitors since that opening weekend.      

Hexham Book Festival's project will tour along Hadrian's Wall

Organisations in the North receive £405,479 in Strategic Touring funding

Three organisations in the North have been successful in the latest round of the Arts …

Artwork from Families who Foster project

The Customs House helps children in foster care achieve Arts Awards

The Customs House, an Arts Council National portfolio organisation based in South Shields, has been …

Latest publications

Front page of Arts Council Plan 2011-15

Arts Council Plan 2011-15

This Plan sets out what we will do to deliver our Achieving great art for everyone goals and priorities over the years 2011-15.

New Cultural Destinations

Our mission at the Arts Council is to get great art to everyone – to …

Responses to the Digital Britain interim report

In January 2009, the Government published Digital Britain, a plan to secure Britain’s place at …

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Manchester

  • Tel: 0845 300 6200
  • Fax: 0161 934 4426
  • Textphone: 020 7973 6564

The Hive
49 Lever Street
M1 1FN

53.483207, -2.233241

Leeds

1st Floor South, Marshall’s Mill
Marshall Street, Leeds
LS11 9YJ

53.790249, -1.55152

Newcastle

Central Square
Forth Street, Newcastle
NE1 3PJ

54.967579, -1.61316

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Julie Leather
Senior Manager, Advocacy and Communications 
Phone: 0161 934 4464

Fiona Davidson
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Phone: 0161 934 4442



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