Economic Growth





Middlesbrough: Multiple Partners, Maximum Impact

Middlesbrough's CDF programme will lead to job creation, improve well-being, access to arts and culture, attract visitors and support the town’s economy.
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Rochdale: Cultural Touchstones

CDF supports Rochdale to establish a Cultural Improvement District (CID) and a pioneering, sociocratic Cultural Cooperative Compact.

Arts DEPARTMENT: Re-imagining the high street on the Isle of Wight

Former Department store becomes a new home to Arts Council England NPO, Shademakers, artists, makers and workshop facilitators.

Forging Ahead: Barnsley and Elsecar Heritage Centre

Discover Barnsley’s Cultural Development Fund (CDF) project to transform Elsecar Heritage Centre, create new creative spaces and enhance cultural activity for the community.