Arts Council England

Arts Council England believe that great art and culture inspires us, brings us together and teaches us about ourselves and the world around us. In short, it makes life better!

They champion, develop and invest in artistic and cultural experiences that enrich people's lives. Supporting activities across the arts, museums and libraries – from theatre to digital art, reading to dance, music to literature, and crafts to collections.

Not only protecting cultural heritage but their future vision for the 2018 to 2022, will see £1.45 billion investment of public money from government and an estimated £860 million from the National Lottery to help create these experiences for as many people as possible across the country.

There mission is Great art and culture for everyone. Making this their mission, they have a 10-year strategy focusing on excellence, inclusivity, sustainability diversity and young people.

Lindisfarne Festival 2018 is grateful to be supported by Arts Council England's Grants for the Arts programme. You can support the festival too, by joining us this summer for a huge celebration of music, art & culture in the North East...