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Arts Council England and Heritage Lottery Fund Surgeries @IdeasTest

Written by on 12 November 2016

Do you have an idea for an arts or heritage project?

Looking for advice on what funding might be available to you?

Then join Ideas Test on 24th November for some advice from the experts.

Heritage Lottery Fund and Arts Council England offer grants to support a wide range of heritage and arts-led projects. Representatives from both organisations will be joining us to discuss what funding is available, share advice on how you can apply and chat through your ideas.


November 24 @ 1:00 pm3:00 pm

  •     1pm – Heritage Lottery Fund funding presentation (25 mins including Q&A)
  •     1.30pm – Arts Council England ‘Grants for the Arts’ presentation (25 mins including Q&A)
  •     2pm to 3pm – One-to-one surgeries with Heritage Lottery Fund & Arts Council England
    • 16 x 10 minute slots are available

Arts Council England can provide 5 surgeries each from;
Dulcie Alexander: Relationship Manager, Engagement & Audiences – South East
Chloe Brookes: Music Relationship Manager – South East.

Slots are bookable with

There are also 6 Heritage Lottery Fund surgeries available with;
Judith Carruthers, Development Officer for the South East
These slots are bookable by calling 020 7591 6171 or by email via


About Arts Council England :

The Heritage Lottery Fund offers grants for projects which explore and engage people with heritage of all kinds, including people’s memories and important cultural traditions.

From the archaeology under our feet to the historic parks we love, from precious memories to rare wildlife… Heritage Lottery Fund uses money raised by National Lottery players to help people across the UK explore, enjoy and protect the heritage they care about.



About Arts Council England:

Arts Council England champions, develops and invests in artistic and cultural experiences that enrich people’s lives. It supports a range of activities across the arts, museums and libraries – from theatre to digital art, reading to dance, music to literature, and crafts to collections.

Grants for the Arts is the Arts Council’s open access funding programme for individuals, arts organisations and other people who use the arts in their work. It offers awards from £1,000 to £100,000 to support a wide variety of arts-related activities, from dance to visual arts, literature to theatre, music to combined arts.


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