Sports and Olympics Minister Hugh Robertson on the importance of this year in the build up to London 2012 and the big sporting events happening in 2011.
Not-for-profit theatre company HighTide is one of the organisations taking part in the DCMS Jerwood Creative Bursaries scheme. In this video, artistic director Steven Atkinson explains how the scheme is benefiting the organisation while new recruit Philippa Wilkinson, tells us why a funded placement was the perfect option for her.
In the first of our new series of guest blogposts from graduates on the DCMS Jerwood Creative Bursary scheme, Gemma Connell, Trainee Producer (MIF Creative) at Manchester International Festival reflects on her blossoming arts career.
Sports and Olympics Minister Hugh Robertson applauds the England cricket team and explains why he believes it is crucial to get more women to play sport.
Wonderful news today that Brueghel’s masterpiece ‘Procession to Calvary’ is to stay in the UK.
So did you have a good one? Me too. Plenty of snow, roasting chestnuts, open fires and so forth.
Andrew Scattergood, Head of Staging Policy for DCMS, on watching the Olympics Stadium light up for the first time.
Jacqui Gisborne, Head of PR for Weymouth and Portland Council on hosting the sailing events for the Games in 2012.
We’re all in favour of people coming to this country for their holidays, of course. The more the better, in fact. But what is it they get up to while they’re here?
Luther Mamogobo, an 18 year-old International Inspiration Young Leader from South Africa blogs about speaking at the International Olympic Committee conference in Durban.