Daily Archives: 27/05/2016

Plymouth Naval Memorial awarded highest listing

Plymouth’s naval memorial has been given the highest protection status by Historic England. As the city commemorates the Battle of Jutland, the organisation has elevated the monument to the highest possible listing of Grade I. Plymouth now has 25 Grade I listed buildings and structures across the city. The memorial, together with those at Portsmouth and […]

Vital Sparks to support seven new community arts projects

Seven Plymouth-based community arts projects have been given the go-ahead this week thanks to funding support from Vital Sparks. Vital Sparks is a Plymouth Culture project led by Plymouth City Council and funded by Arts Council England. The scheme awards bursaries of £500 to £5,000 to community, youth and residents groups and is designed to […]