Our News & Press

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High spirits & creativity galore at The Henley Festival 2014

As beneficiary charity, the Children& the Arts team enjoyed a sun drenched five days at The Henley Festival 2014 inspiring guests with news of our work.

Raise Money for Us

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We rely on you to make a difference

From individual supporters to corporate partners, there are plenty of rewarding ways to support Children & the Arts. We need to raise £1m a year to continue our work. With no government funding, we really do need your support.

Research & Opinion

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Low grades lead to abandoned ambitions

New research by The Prince’s Trust has found that 1/5 of young people who achieved less than 5 A*-C grades at GCSE have ‘abandoned’ their ambitions because if their results.

About Our Work

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Unlocking the arts for all young people

Thousands of children leave school having never set foot in an art gallery, watched a performance in a theatre, or listened to an orchestra play; we aim to redress that balance.

Events for the Whole Family

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Arts Events for Children and Families

We have details of loads of arts events for children and families. Find out what's happening near you.

Training for Teachers

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Looking for a motivational arts-based teacher training day?

Our Catalyst programme works with professional artists and regional arts venues to deliver inspiring teacher training across 6 art forms.