Labour promises more arts in school

27 February 2015

Ed Miliband has promised that arts policy will be “at the heart of the government” if Labour gains power in this year’s general election, but has refused to rule out further cuts to the sector.

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Labour promises more arts in school

Labour would use Ofsted inspections to put a greater emphasis on art in schools in England., says the party's leader Ed Miliband. Read more

More information about the news can also be found on The Museums Association website and The Stage News

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