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Local partnership working for a vibrant night time economy (Conservative conference fringe)

Start date: 1 Oct 2018

An attractive night time economy makes sense for councils as it can reduce costs, boost business rate income, improve community wellbeing and create jobs. How can partnerships with the health services, police, businesses and others help councils make the most of these benefits? LGiU and Portman Group will be hosting a fringe event at the […]

How arts and cultural activities are supporting co-production and innovation in public services

Start date: 19 May 2015

This seminar series will cover both theory and practice. We will initially introduce the case for commissioning public service outcomes from arts and cultural providers, review stories of strong practice and highlight the barriers to greater levels of commissioning. We will hear from commissioners who are leading innovation in this area about the methods they have used and the results they are seeing. The seminar will be co-presented by NEF (the New Economics Foundation) and commissioners with experience of commissioning from arts and cultural providers.