Produced by the Local Government Association as a resource for local authority officers and councillors championing cultural initiatives that are aimed to heighten local place-making and identity. The 10 case studies demonstrate diverse models and innovation and are taken from across the UK, hosen to show how the arts and culture can be used “to improve a wide range of measurable outcomes, from education and wellbeing to economic growth and community cohesion”. Document helpfully organised into themes and identifying success factors.

Contributor / publisher:
Local Government Association
February 2017
People culture place – the role of culture in placemaking