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GLC arts funding criticism

Title
GLC arts funding criticism
Genre
Interview
TX Date
May 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:03:59
Description
Interview with the Conservative Chairman of the GLC Arts Committee, Frederick Weyer, on the distribution of grants to London authorities, following criticism by the Arts Council and opposition groups on the Greater London Council. The interview comes after the award of money to the Churchill Theatre in Bromley but the rejection of a grant to the Half Moon Theatre in the East End of London. Female interviewer not identified (poss. Jo Andrews?).
Contributors
Frederick Weyer
Keywords
London; Local authorities; GLC; Public finance; Councils; Finance; Arts; Theatres; Public expenditure; Arts Council; Bromley; Churchill Theatre; Half Moon Theatre

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