Glastonbury festival will reportedly go ahead in 2021.
In March, along with most events and festivals that were set to take place during 2020, legendary Somerset festival Glastonbury made the tough decision to cancel this year’s edition, sharing in a statement that it would be an “enforced fallow year" for the festival's 50th anniversary.
London’s fabric has been awarded over £1 million from the Arts Council's Culture Recovery Fund.
Following the first waves of recepients announced for the UK's Culture Recovery Fund, which included the likes of NTS, Peckham's Rye Wax, Columbo group — the parent company of London clubs XOYO and Phonox — and Manchester's YES, fabric nightclub announced that the team had been successful in their application for the CRF.
170,000 UK music industry jobs ‘will be lost by Christmas’, a study has found.
Following the near-total shutdown of the UK's music industry after the initial COVID-19 outbreak, a new study, published by The Guardian, has estimated that almost two thirds of the sector's workers will be out of jobs by christmas.
The Dutch prime minister has announced that nightclubs will remain closed until there is a vaccine for COVID-19.
Speaking in a press conference on Tuesday (13th), Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte introduced a set of new rules for music venues and theatres in Holland.
Arts Council England has expanded its creativity grants to include DJs, sound engineers, lighting designers, and more.
As part of the continued funding schemes for the music and creative industries amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Arts Council England has announced that applications for Developing your Creative Practice (DYCP) are open as of today, Thursday 15th October.
Some of the leading music industry bodies have shared a supplementary guide for festival organisation in 2021.
As the music industry finds new ways to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, the Events Industry Forum, Association of Independent Festivals, and Association of Festival Organisers has joined forces with Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) and Public Health England (PHE) to create the guide for festivals in the future.
The UK government is set to cover 67% of employees’ wages in businesses shut by COVID-19 restrictions, as part of the UK's winter economy scheme.
As businesses face another long period of uncertainty with the nationwide three-tier lockdown, the government has launched a new scheme to cover the wages of employees who cannot work, aimed at the leisure and hospitality industries.
1,385 UK arts organisations and venues are to receive portions of a £257 million grant from the Government, it has been announced.
The Ibiza Government has plans for rapid COVID-19 testing systems to open a tourist corridor next summer.
After Spain’s Tourism Minister, Reyes Moroto, enforced a temporary ban on UK visitors to the country back in June, the governments of the Balearic Islands and the Canary Islands have now revealed plans to introduce coronavirus testing in 2020, creating a tourist corridor for those arriving from the UK and Europe.