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Brown Says Council Must Take Advantage Of New Funding To Support The Arts

Last week Rowallane councillors Patrick Brown (Alliance) and Harry Harvey (DUP) of Neewry Mourne and Down District Council attended an ‘Arts and Community Planning Symposium’ in the Burnavon Arts Centre in Cookstown. The event aimed to show how the arts can complement the work of local councils in community planning,…

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Arts Council Seeks New Board Members

ARTS Minister Carál Ní Chuilín is seeking to appoint a new Board Member to the Arts Council of NI. Expressions of interest are welcome from applicants with an interest in serving the arts sector, including individuals who have not previously held positions in this area. The Minister said: “I hope…

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Funding Opportunity for Local Bands

Funding opportunity for local bands. The Arts Council NI has confirmed that they will run the Musical Instruments fro Bands Funding Scheme this year. The scheme opens on 8 April with a deadline of 25 April. Check out the Arts Council website on that date. www.artscouncil-ni.org

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