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Below is a selection of our current news items - see more on the following five pages. Send in your arts-related news items to: news@artsderbyshire.org.uk Also see: Arts, Health and Wellbeing news

 
  • Derby LIVE Listings October to December

    Find out what's going on with Derby LIVE in October, November and December

    Added: 25 September 2016
  • The Performing Rights Society (PRS) for Music Foundation, the UK's leading funder of new music across all genres, has announced that the next application deadline for its funding programme for organisations and music creators is the 3rd October 2016.
    Added: 12 July 2016
  • The National Centre for Circus Arts has announced that it will launch the next round of its Lab:time programme on the 27th June 2016.
    Added: 12 July 2016
  • There’s so much to see and enjoy during the Discovery Days Festival between 22nd and 30th October.
    Added: 25 September 2016
  • The dates are announced today for the third Derby Book Festival.  Next year’s Festival will be held from Friday 9 June to Saturday 17 June 2017 in venues across the city and will again be developed in partnership with local organisations and businesses.  
    Added: 25 September 2016
  • A coffee table book has been published by a new Swadlincote-based charity to showcase the creativeness of adults on the Autism spectrum.
    Added: 18 August 2016
  • Derbyshire artist Victoria Brown has returned to Derby College’s Little Explorers Nursery at Broomfield Hall, to show the pre-school children how their work helped earn her a top award at the recent RHS Tatton Park Show.
    Added: 24 August 2016
  • Grants of over £100,000 to support a wide variety of larger heritage projects. 

    The next closing date for applications is the 6th October 2016
    Added: 24 August 2016
  • The next applications deadline for the Performing Right Society's (PRS) Women Make Music grant scheme is 6pm on the 3rd October 2016.
    Added: 12 July 2016
  • Arts Derbyshire Arts and Health project, Matinée, has received a high-profile grant of £175,000 from the Paul Hamlyn Foundation Arts Access and Participation ‘More and Better’ Fund.

    The project will bring the magic of cinema to community locations across Derbyshire for those living with dementia, their carers, friends and family.
    Added: 4 August 2016
  • The registered charity, Concertina which makes grants of up to £250 to charitable bodies which provide musical entertainment and related activities for the elderly has announced that the next deadline for applications is the 31st October 2016.
    Added: 25 September 2016
  • For groups supporting children and young people in crisis due to mental health concerns. Improving access to such services, preventing closures in services and exploring new innovative approaches.
    Added: 28 July 2016
  • Telecom's Regulator Ofcom has announced that the Community Radio Fund will re-open for applications on the 19th October 2016.
    Added: 28 July 2016
  • The next application deadline for the Arts Council England's Artists International Development Fund is 5pm on the 26th October 2016.
    Added: 12 July 2016
  • The Chatsworth Festival - Art Out Loud (23-25 September) is delighted to announce its full programme of talks, as tickets go on sale now.
    Added: 12 July 2016
  • The Wingate Foundation has announced that its Music Grants programme is open to applications. The Music Grants programme supports those areas of music performance and education which do not readily attract backing from commercial sponsors or other funding bodies, or which are not eligible for public funding.
    Added: 12 July 2016
  • Innovate UK has up to £200,000 and a package of tailored support to award to businesswomen who have exciting ideas and the potential to become leaders in innovation and deliver significant economic growth. 

    Added: 10 June 2016

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