On Wednesday 15 July 2015, the House of Commons organised a digital debate on ‘Regional support for the arts’ ahead of a Westminster Hall debate later that day.
The digital debate was promoted by industry organisations including the Museums Association and Arts Professional, and took place on Twitter on the hashtag #artsfunding.
The public shared their thoughts and experiences and the questions that they would like raised in the Westminster Hall debate. The comments were shared with MPs, including Robert Jenrick MP who led the Westminster Hall debate.
A summary of the digital debate can be found on the House of Commons Storify account.
Watch the Westminster Hall debate
You can watch the Westminster Hall debate on ‘Regional support for the arts’ from 2.30pm on Wednesday 15 July 2015.
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