Creative industries

Art and culture must no longer be seen as just nice to have, but as a right, writes Labour MP Tracy Brabin.
We need to celebrate ourselves and not wait for outside attention. We don’t need a hero. We are our own heros.
He had previously said he would 'thump' Sadiq Khan in an election
The tide is turning, but not fast enough
From Harry Potter to Grand Theft Auto to Alexander McQueen, The UK’s creative industries are an economic powerhouse
Government's industrial strategy aims to double Britain’s share of global immersive content market by 2025.
Today marks the year anniversary of my first election as the Member of Parliament for Batley and Spen. During the year, one
There is a real buzz about the city these days, which is attracting new creative professionals to Bristol. But Bristol's bid for Channel 4 is also about unleashing the potential of the multicultural citizens who already live and work here, many of whom have unique perspectives and valuable ideas that could feed in to Channel 4 programming. With 35% of our population aged under 24, the talent pool from which to draw is huge.
Throughout my life I have been reminded of my skin colour, this is not to say that it has always been negative; but from
Image: Shutterstock When I decided to change career, throwing off the proverbial shackles of city life in exchange for a