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Culture, Tourism and Sport annual conference 2015

This definitive event brought together local political and professional leaders to debate the biggest issues and access the latest innovative practice. Location: Radisson Blu, Durham, DH1 5TA  Date: 3 & 4 March 2015 […]

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CLOA AGM & Members Meeting 2014

CLOA AGM & Members Meeting 2014

This annual event focused on the challenges facing future government in terms of embedding sport and physical activity across health and education, the Olympic legacy at Lee Valley Park, how Visit England & ACE are developing partnerships between tourism and culture to drive growth and the 50p for culture campaign led by NCA. Presentations for all our key note speakers and papers […]

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Leading Places: making the most of your cultural and sport assets

Keynote speakers at LGA/ cCLOA culture, tourism and sport conference included: Rt Hon Maria Miller, Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, Sir Peter Bazalgette, Chair of Arts Council England, Nick Bitel, Chair of Sport England Penelope, Viscountess Cobham, Chairman Visit England Sir Laurie Magnus, the new Chair of English Heritage. CLOA Chair, Iain Varah shared his […]

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Planning for culture and sporting opportunities

Working in partnership with The Town & Country Planning Association (TCPA) CLOA jointly delivered a series of regional seminars for local authority planning, cultural and leisure officers to disseminate the good practice planning guide on planning for culture and sport. […]

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CLOA AGM & Members Meeting 2013

CLOA AGM & Members Meeting 2013

This annual event focused on the contribution that the culture and sport sector can make to creating healthier, happier and stronger communities, maintaining the momentum post-Olympics and capitalising on the economic impact for tourism. Presentations for all our key note speakers and papers from the Annual General Meeting are available for download. Location: Lilleshall National Sports Centre, Shropshire, TF10 9AT  Date: Friday 14 June 2013 […]

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Going for Growth: boosting the economy through culture, tourism and sport

In a keynote speech at the annual LGA/ cCLOA conference Culture minister Ed Vaizey denied that culture is in crisis in this country because of funding cuts, saying “Our creative and cultural sector is in rude health”.  He also affirmed the government’s commitment to the arts and culture and their importance to the economy.  You […]

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The Future of Library Services

When the Government launched the Future Libraries programme it was in the belief that innovation, led by local authorities, was the best solution to ensuring the modernisation of library services. Since then, there has been much discussion about restructuring services through technology, shared services, and the use of a community workforce. This 7th National Conference, […]

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CLOA Members Meeting 2012

CLOA Members Meeting Riding the Wave focused on harnessing the benefits of the Olympic/Paralympic legacy, maintaining the momentum of the broader cultural olympiad and capitalising on the economic impact for tourism. Presentations for all our key note speakers and papers from the Annual General Meeting are available for download. Location: Bisham Abbey, Bisham, Marlow, SLR 1RR  Date: Friday 15 June 12 […]

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LGA Physical Activity Conference

Increasing participation in physical activity leads to improved health and well being outcomes. This conference aimed to help councils get people active through understanding the new public health and physical activity landscape – by learning how they can best join up initiatives and work with partner agencies to deliver their goals and local targets or […]

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