Global Ireland 2025

Global Ireland 2025

We will be attending and reporting from Culture Ireland’s Global Ireland 2025 Conference this Thursday. The event is part of the Government’s Global Ireland 2025 initiative and will take place in Dublin Castle. It will bring together cultural stakeholders,...
Changes Coming to British Film Ratings

Changes Coming to British Film Ratings

The British Board of Film Classification is to change the way in which it looks at the age ratings of films, amid greater demand for guidance around all forms of entertainment. The new Classification Guidelines have been published in response to public demand for...
Arts Sector Reaction to Budget 2019

Arts Sector Reaction to Budget 2019

The Chair of the Arts Council, Sheila Pratschke, has welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan of €75m funding to the Arts Council for 2019. “We are delighted with the announcement of €75m in funding for 2019...
Arts Funding Up By 13.5 % in Budget

Arts Funding Up By 13.5 % in Budget

The early indications from today’s budget are broadly positive for the Arts and Culture sector. The Ministers speech in the Dáil revealed that there will be an extension of the current film corporation tax credit. It will now run to December 2024 an extension...