UK arts hit by government budget cuts

Arts and cultural programmes bearing the brunt of Britain's troubled economy.

    Britain's troubled economy is having an impact on the country's artists of the future.

    Many arts and cultural programmes and organisations rely on government handouts to survive.

    Funding is now being reduced as local authorities are forced to cut their costs.

    Al Jazeera's Laurence Lee reports from London.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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