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Triennial artists commissioned for Gasworks site

Covid Update: Creative Folkestone Triennial has been postponed until September 2021. Curator Lewis Biggs and the Creative Folkestone team are working hard...

Let’s Create

Arts Council England has launched its ten year strategy for the period 2020-30, Let's Create. The strategy presents...

Time present and time past: the future of Folkestone Gasworks

In this, the first part of an in-depth interview with award-winning architects, East, co-founder and director, Julian Lewis, discusses the "relatively unusual" experience of working with a cultural organisation

Heritage assets on the Edge of going digital

One of the common themes of the Pioneering Places projects is how heritage assets - often long-forgotten or underused sites - can be used...

Model students exceed expectations

Over the past six months children from four primary schools in Folkestone have been working on proposals for how the disused Gasworks on Ship...

Wisdom springs eternal down memory lane

Looking to the future use of Folkestone’s old Gasworks site involves reflecting on the past. And remembering the past can help revive the connections...

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Cultural Policy Readout / 29 June 2020

Weekly round-up of the latest from Westminster and beyond, from our partners at Whitehouse Consultancy Government publishes roadmap for...

Cultural Policy Readout / 22 June 2020

Weekly round-up of the latest from Westminster and beyond, from our partners at Whitehouse Consultancy. Towns Fund Guidance

Positive collaborations between heritage and HE

As part of the Heritage2020 #HeritageChat, we look at what has worked for the Pioneering Places projects in collaborating with the Higher...

Cultural Policy Readout / 15 June 2020

Weekly round-up of the latest from Westminster and beyond, from our partners at Whitehouse Consultancy. Covid-19 Impact on DCMS Sectors