Top 20 recipients and regional overview
The Arts Council is responsible for the distribution of £825 million of the Culture Recovery Fund's total pot of £1.57 million. The £825 million is divided between grants of £50,000 to £3 million (£500 million), repayable finance programmes starting at £3 million with no upper limit (£270 million) and a fund available only to existing Arts Council capital grant holders (£55 million).
The announcements made so far are in respect of applications for grants up to £1 million.
So far, roughly 40% of the total fund has been allocated, leaving £491 million awaiting decision (including the £55 million—about 11%—earmarked for existing Arts Council capital grant holders).
|Available total fund||£ 825,000,000||Available for £50k-£3m grants||£ 500,000,000|
|Round 1||£ 257,407,622||Round 1||£ 257,407,622|
|Round 2||£ 76,654,621||Round 2||£ 76,654,621|
|Allocated||£ 334,062,243||Allocated||£ 334,062,243|
|Remaining||£ 490,937,757||Remaining||£ 165,937,757|
The Top 20 awards are:
|Organisation Name||£ Award offered||Discipline|
|Cambridge Arts Theatre Trust Ltd||£985,000||Theatre|
|Woolwich Creative District Trust||£984,000||Combined arts|
|The Comedy Store Limited||£964,252||Theatre|
|Somerset House Trust||£850,000||Combined arts|
|Preston City Council||£841,647||Not discipline specific|
|Boiler Room (UK) Limited||£791,652||Music|
|CAMP & FURNACE LIMITED||£729,491||Music|
|British Motor Industry Heritage Trust||£707,000||Museums|
|Ashburn Estates Limited||£627,091||Combined arts|
|dbnAudile Ltd||£593,844||Not discipline specific|
|The Royal Institution of Great Britain||£588,900||Museums|
|Kings Place Music Foundation||£562,000||Music|
|Ticketline Network||£508,820||Not discipline specific|
|Tunbridge Wells Borough Council||£500,316||Theatre|
|Alison Lippiatt (Delta Live)||£500,000||Not discipline specific|
|Equip Event Services Ltd||£500,000||Not discipline specific|
As a region, Scotland had one recipient, Salt 'n' Sauce Promotions Ltd., which has been offered £71,257, discipline: theatre. Region is based on applicant postcode.