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BPC Nova

Building Powerful Communities Community Entrepreneurs Start-Up Programme

Nova programme to provide funding to potential social entrepreneurs.
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Westgate Heritage Action Zone virtual exhibition

Transforming one of Wakefield's most historically significant streets to positively change perceptions of the area.
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PANIC network

Leeds PANIC! network artists bursaries available

An Artists' Network for Leeds City Region.
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How Moving Well improves lives

A new online learning resource from Moving Memory Dance Theatre.
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An Hour to Skill

An hour to skill: new government online skills initiative

Free courses to help you learn new skills or get a new job.
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Get involved with The Lived Experience Network

Advocating that access to creative and cultural opportunities is important for individual and collective wellbeing.
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Our Earth Your Choice

Our Earth, Your Choice – a new video game

One to One Development Trust are developing a new video game about looking after our planet
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Next Stage

Join the Next Stage initiative

Making the music industry more accessible for artists with access requirements
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Help Musicians

Help Musicians Coronavirus Financial Hardship Fund

Funding for self-employed and unemployed professional musicians.
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Season for Change Campaign Toolkit now available

For individuals and organisations who want to urge for a just and sustainable future through the arts and culture.
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BBC Creative Diversity

Introducing BBC Creative Allies

The industry has come to a standstill at a time when the world needs its creativity most. A plan to
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ARTCRY Fund now open

New fund with only two set criteria: time critical and in the public realm!
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Lets Talk Loneliness

Benefit from £4m Local Connections Fund

Local Connections Fund will be open to charities and interest groups that reduce social isolation.
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Wakefield Council receives Capital Kickstart grant

Grant received from Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund to support WX3 and Creative Wakefield.
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NESTA

Nesta announces Cultural Impact Development Fund

£3.1m is now available in blended loan and grant financing as part of support for arts and culture organisations.
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Additional Restrictions Grant funding available in Wakefield

Additional funding available to support businesses affected by the national restrictions
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Innovation Hub XPLOR artists impression

Academy given green light for ‘innovation hub’

Wakefield-based live events specialists have been given the green light to expand by building an ‘innovation hub’ - XPLOR.
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National Lottery Grants for Heritage to reopen for smaller grant applications

The National Lottery Heritage Fund (NLHF) has announced a phased reopening of its grants programme.
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Wakefield First

Covid-19 Support for Businesses

Visit Wakefield First to access dedicated Business Support and to answer your questions on the impact of coronavirus on your
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Announcing partnership with Creative England

Announcing partnership with Creative England

Creative England has come on board as a delivery partner for  Cultural Development Fund business support programme.
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