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'Explore all options' for arts funding, Ken Skates says

Arts groups should explore all options for funding to widen participation, the minister responsible for culture has said.

Ken Skates said people from all areas of society could benefit from activity in arts and sport, which he said had helped him cope with mental illness.

He stressed that ideas such as crowdsourcing funds should enhance, not replace, government support.

  • 12 Feb 2015
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