REF 2021 Final guidance and criteria published

The UK’s four higher education (HE) funding bodies have published the key documents that provide guidance to UK universities when submitting their research to the next Research Excellence Framework, R …

CHEAD Statement: Professor Elaine Thomas CBE

CHEAD Trustees are shocked and saddened to learn of the recent death of Professor Elaine Thomas CBE. Elaine Thomas studied painting at Manchester Polytechnic before taking up a post as Fine Art lectur …

December 2018 Policy Briefing

Policy Briefing – December, 2018 Sam Gyimah Resigns Sam Gyimah fought hard to deepen understanding in Government of how damaging a cut to university funding would be. At the time of publishing no anno …

APPG Craft

A new APPG has formed to drive craft up the agenda. Summary of inaugural event held 16th October 2018 Houses of Parliament. CHEAD and partners at the All-Party Parliamentary Craft Group attended the l …

October 2018 Policy Update now available

Policy Update now available #CHEADPOL with links to podcast on Creativity and profile of ACE CEO Darren Henley including what’s in store for Arts Council England Strategy for next Ten Years.