The UK’s Cultural Quarters March 1, 2011Posted by Oli in Community Engagement, Creative Industries, Culture, Human Geography, parkour.
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The notion of the cultural quarter is one that has been around for a while, yet is still being refined. Many cities across the UK have initiated the planning and development of a cultural quarter in an attempt to to stimulate growth and attempt to ‘re-vitalise’ the local economy along the lines of culture, the arts and the creative industries. But are they working? Who are they really for? What kinds are there? Who was involved in their development?