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Arts Council funding in the North East: Explore the winners and losers

Take a look at who has received the bulk of funding or seen the biggest increases or decreases in Arts Council funding

The Art Fund Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art in Gateshead
The Baltic receives the second-largest arts grant in the North East

The Arts Council has announced its funding for the next three years to organisations in the North East.

We've crunched the numbers to analyse who is getting the biggest share of the pot and who is seeing a decrease.

The figures show funding for the next three financial years, taking organisations up to 2018.

Who gets the biggest arts council grant in the North East?

Arts Council England

Two new organisations funded


Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums


NewcastleGateshead Initiative

Who has seen the biggest increase in funding

Arts Council England

Who has seen the sharpest decrease in funding

Arts Council England


You can see the full North East funding breakdown on the Arts Council England website.


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