BEN COOOPER: A new agenda to reduce poverty should promote dignity, respect and recognition.
BEN COOPER: As the UK City of Culture title passes to Coventry, there are lessons to be learnt from Hull’s experience.
Our new report highlights the long-standing crisis in arts and culture funding, fuelled by a decade of government cuts, that has left community arts and culture extremely vulnerable to lockdown, especially outside London.
BEN COOPER: The government’s flawed approach to devolution in Yorkshire risks holding the entire county – and country – back.
BEN COOPER: With public libraries closing, more must be done to make books available at school.
BEN COOPER: The One Yorkshire devolution proposal is ambitious. The government was wrong to reject it.