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£2m WIN FOR SUNDERLAND’S CULTURAL SCENE

SUNDERLAND’s cultural credentials have received a multi-million-pound boost today, after being backed with a cash injection from Arts Council England. Just months after it was formed, Sunderland Culture, a company set up to advance the city’s cultural development, has been granted £2million from the Arts Council, after receiving National Portfolio Organisation (NPO) status. The decision […]

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SUNDERLAND IS A £1.25m GREAT PLACE

A NEW company established to manage and develop Sunderland’s cultural venues is celebrating after securing £1.25m of funding. The grant from The Great Place Scheme is a huge early success for Sunderland Culture, the new company set up to run major city attractions and venues. The city will be one of 16 pilot areas for […]

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SUNDERLAND CULTURE COMPANY HAILED BY ARTS COUNCIL BOSS

A unique approach to managing and developing cultural venues has been unveiled in Sunderland. A new company has been set up to run major city attractions including National Glass Centre and the Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens.  The new venture – which will also oversee Sunderland’s bid for UK City of Culture in 2021 – […]

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