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Our South West office covers the counties of Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Hampshire and Somerset, and the unitary authorities of Bath & North East Somerset, Bournemouth, Bristol, Cornwall & the Isles of Scilly, Isle of Wight, North Somerset, Plymouth, Poole, Portsmouth, South Gloucestershire, Southampton, Swindon, Torbay and Wiltshire.

 

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National portfolio funding

The South West has 81 National portfolio organisations, including one Bridge organisation, with an investment of £59.6million.  The South West has three Major partner museums with an investment of £9.3 million.  Total 2015-18 investment in these programmes in the South West is £69.1 million.

To see a list of National portfolio organisations in the South West, browse our interactive map.

Latest news

News from the area

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Thrilling new play explores underground tunnels beneath Bristol

Raucous Collective's The Stick House will be transforming the disused Victorian railway tunnels under Bristol Temple Meads station into a powerful performance space between 7 September and 17 October.    

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Free music festival organised by young people rocks the Cotswolds

The Phoenix Festival returns to Cirencester on 29 and 30 August presenting a unique platform …

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Dinosaurs spotted in Portsmouth

Dinosaurs will be invading the annual Victorious Festival at Southsea Seafront in Portsmouth later this …

Latest publications

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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.

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Here and now

During the past four years, a number of surveys, audits and studies have reviewed Disability …

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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Regularly funded organisations

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Thomas Lane, Bristol
BS1 6JG

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Press and media

For press and media enquiries only contact:

 
Senior Officer, Advocacy and Communications
Office: 0117 989 7777   Mobile: 07989 430881

Lucy Williams 
Officer, Advocacy and Communications
Office: 0117 989 7754   Mobile: 07872 416685

Duty Press officer  (out of hours contact) Tel: 07595 091334



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