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Impact of the Arts & Creative Industries on the Local Economy of Colchester, Essex and the Eastern Region

DC Research has been appointed by Colchester Mercury Theatre, along with partners Firstsite, Colchester Arts Centre and Signals to research and report on the Impact of the Arts and Creative Industries Provision in Colchester on the local economy, Essex and the Eastern Region. The research will provide evidence and advocacy material to enable Colchester Mercury Theatre and partners to establish Continue Reading...

Scoping Review for Heritage Resilience Project – Lincolnshire County Council

DC Research was appointed in May 2015 by Lincolnshire County Council (LCC) to provide Phase 1 scoping and refining advice and support for the ‘Our Lincolnshire’ Engagement Project.  The purpose of Our Lincolnshire is to determine what the public find to be of value or importance in the current heritage offer, and if and where any ‘gaps’ in this provision Continue Reading...

Jonathan demonstrating the AIM Advocacy Toolkit at #2015AIM

DC Research Director Jonathan Durnin demonstrated how museums can use the DC Research developed AIM Advocacy Toolkit to delegates at the AIM Annual Conference at SS Great Britain on 18th June. The Toolkit, designed for independent museums, for those with local authority funding, university museums or indeed for anyone who needs to be able to advocate better for their museum. Continue Reading...