June 27th, 2017The Arts Council England has revealed today that they’re investing over £282 Million in combined art organisations across the Midlands.
The news came after they announced on Monday 26th June their 2018-2022 national portfolio which is made up of a total 831 organisations from around the country.
Investing £170 Million more...By June 27th, 20170 comments
February 18th, 2016Pukaar speaks with Hive of Design’s Creative Director Sharon Lewin about the agency, gaining clients through word-of- mouth and being successful without having a degree.
Hive of Design is a graphic design agency that made its roots in Leicester back in 2005 and is now housed in the culture quarter of the Phoenix.
Born and...By February 18th, 20160 comments
April 23rd, 2014
This Saturday Leicester will play host to a series of celebrations to mark St George’s Day, England’s national day. The festivities are arranged to kick start at noon when Lord Mayor of Leicester Cllr Mustafa Kamal will officially open the event in Orton Square, in the city’s cultural quarter.
To mark the...By April 23rd, 20140 comments
November 20th, 2013
Leicester's City Mayor Sir Peter Soulsby refused to be too downhearted after hearing that Hull had won the UK City of Culture bid for 2017, beating Leicester, Dundee and Swansea Bay.
The announcement of the winner of the UK City of Culture 2017 came from Culture Secretary Maria Miller in London which was...By November 20th, 20130 comments
May 29th, 2013
The Spark Festival returns to Leicester with two weeks of theatre, dance and music performances and visual & digital events for children aged 0-13, in theatres, schools and community venues across the city. The festival runs from 29 May to 9 June 2013....By May 29th, 20130 comments
May 28th, 2013
Pawlet Brookes, Director of Serendipity talks to Pukaar News about the recent Let's Dance International Festival which took place in Leicester.
Music Credit: www.thinkmediamusic.com...By May 28th, 20130 comments
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