Making the most of our cultural assets

By Lawrence Conway | 27 November 2019
  • Lawrence Conway

I have just returned from a session on how the various pilots involved in the recently (quietly) announced Cultural Compacts are moving ‘culture’ to the centre of their collective and individual places’ future planning.

Those involved ranged from large cities to smaller districts and individual towns, all with an ambition to capture the benefits culture can bring to their various communities.

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