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16: Re-invention

By Stella Cardus

16: Re-invention

As well as going back to basics, QueenSpark re-invented itself to face new challenges, adopt new technologies, and renew its strategies for reaching ‘lesser-heard’ voices.

Like all voluntary organisations we were not immune to cuts in arts funding, although there was still much to be optimistic about as we became involved in a greater range of projects than ever before.

On 20 October 2011 we launched an online photographic collection of historic and contemporary images of the city.

In 2012 we celebrated our 40th anniversary as the longest standing community publisher in the UK.

Then, we were awarded Arts Council England funding for 'Alt-Brighton', a project designed to use the history of Brighton & Hove as a starting point for imaginative fiction...

This page was amended on 16/06/2015
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