Arts Council funding for city’s cultural sector

By on 27/06/2017 in Deputy Leader, News
Cllr Ian Ward

Cllr Ian Ward

Arts Council England (ACE) has announced £88.7 million investment in Birmingham’s cultural sector – with funding for 37 arts organisations across the city over the next four years (2018-2022).

Cllr  Ian Ward, Deputy Leader of Birmingham City Council, said:  ‘I am delighted to support the announcement from Arts Council of significant further investments into the city’s cultural organisations over the next four years.

“Whilst there is a full recognition of the ongoing financial challenges at the City Council we have been determined to maintain a significant investment in culture.

“We remain committed to supporting new approaches to investment and building on the investment from the Arts Council.”

For further information on ACE’s National Portfolio announcement can be found at 


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