Let’s Create

Arts Council England’s ten year strategy for the period 2020-30, Let’s Create, presents a vision of “a country transformed by culture, bringing us together, happier, healthier. To excite, inspire, delight. To enrich our lives.”

Let’s Create is focused on three primary outcomes, all of which are of huge importance to Pioneering Places:

  • Creative People
  • Cultural Communities
  • A Creative and Cultural Country

Let’s Create and Pioneering Places

As the joint-largest of the national Great Place Schemes, funded through a unique partnership between Arts Council England and National Lottery Heritage Fund, Pioneering Places is one example of where Arts Council “already works in partnership to develop and strengthen cultural opportunities in rural and urban areas across the country”.

Working across four sites in Canterbury, Dover, Folkestone and Ramsgate – and with five different Local Authorities – Pioneering Places demonstrates the benefits of investing in Cultural Communities, as set out in Let’s Create, including:

The Let’s Create strategy can be downloaded HERE or read more about it on the Arts Council England website