"The failure of the UK Government to recognise the devastating impact of their actions on this sector is a tragedy for UK Culture"
Organisers have set a target of £200,000
"We urge the government to act now," the letter states
Egg London, The Waiting Room and Windmill Brixton are among the venues highlighted in Music Venue Trust’s new ‘Traffic Light’ Campaign
A #DearBoris virtual protest is also underway on social media, with 145,000 signatures and more than 5,000 letters now sent in support of the campaign
Live-streamed gigs may also go ahead, though without an audience
The drum & bass DJ is putting on a series of themed livestreams including 'Jungle on Vinyl'
Tax on ticket sales will be more than halved
Depot and The Drumsheds were also unsuccessful in their applications
"The Culture Recovery Fund will be a vital lifeline for us"