United Kingdom/ 8.4 Amateur arts, cultural associations and civil initiatives  

8.4.2 Cultural houses and community cultural clubs

There are many arts centres, local community cultural centres and hundreds of youth centres in the UK. Most of these have received funds from local authorities, though serious reductions in local government finance is likely to lead to the withdrawal of such funding in a number of cases, putting their future in doubt.

The UK does not have a legacy of "cultural houses" in the way they were conceived in Central and Eastern Europe.

Chapter published: 15-04-2011