Hearts for the Arts: Full List of Nominees and Winners

Best Local Authority Arts Initiative

Nottingham Performing Arts Library Service (NPALS)
Nottingham Performing Arts Library Service (NPALS)

 

WINNER: Nottingham City Council, Nottingham Performing Arts Library Service (NPALS)

Shortlisted nominees:

All nominees:

  • Conwy County Borough Council, Take PART
  • London Borough of Islington, Word Festival
  • Kent County Council, Cultural Commissioning Pilot
  • London Borough of Waltham Forest, William Morris Gallery
  • North Kesteven District Council, artsNK
  • North Kesteven District Council, When in Sleaford… arts & heritage trail
  • London Borough of Richmond, Art Forum – Orleans House Gallery
  • Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council, Rock & Pop Festival
  • Southampton City Council, Early Tweets
  • Southampton City Council, Mtech
  • Southampton City Council, Sounds from the Stadium
  • St. Helens Council, Cultural Hubs

Best Local Authority Arts Champion – Councillor

Councillor Wendy Simon, Liverpool City Council
Councillor Wendy Simon, Liverpool City Council


WINNER: Councillor Wendy Simon, Liverpool City Council

Shortlisted nominees:

All nominees:

  • Councillor Michael Hill OBE, Kent County Council
  • Councillor Jane Corbett, Liverpool City Council
  • Sir Richard Leese, Manchester City Council
  • Councillor Julian Daly, St Albans District Council
  • Councillor Nicole Amil, Torbay Council

Best Local Authority Arts Champion – Officer

Rachel Wood © Alan Hamer
Rachel Wood © Alan Hamer


JOINT WINNER:
 Pokuaa Osei, London Borough of Haringey
JOINT WINNER: Rachel Wood, Oldham Borough Council

Shortlisted nominees:

All nominees:

  • Hayley Lindley, Cheshire East Council
  • Lynda Winstanley, Darlington Borough Council
  • Val Wilson, Exeter City Council
  • Victoria Hatfield, Exeter City Council
  • Ivan Rudd, Kent County Council
  • Kathryn Woodvine, Royal Borough of Kingston Upon Thames
  • Petra Roberts, London Borough of Hackney
  • Claire McColgan MBE, Liverpool City Council
  • Josephine Regis, London Borough of Waltham Forest
  • Fran Gkotsi, London Borough of Tower Hamlets
  • Richard Jones, Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Imelda Winters-Lewis, South Lakeland District Council
  • Neil Kirby, London Borough of Southwark
  • Fran Hughes, Torbay Council
  • Karen Brock, London Borough of Tower Hamlets
  • Hannah Cervenka, West Oxfordshire District Council

Best Local Authority Arts Project encouraging community cohesion

Meet me at the Albany © Roswitha Chesher
Meet Me at the Albany © Roswitha Chesher


WINNER:
 London Borough of Lewisham, Meet Me at the Albany

Shortlisted nominees:

All nominees:

  • Guildford Borough Council, Project Aspire
  • Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council, OSoSiC
  • Southampton City Council, Choral Clans
  • Southampton City Council, Respect Drumming
  • Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council, Tameside Libraries Fun Palace 2016

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