Swindon Borough Council plan for all 186,000 citizens to have blanket "Wi-Fi mesh" coverage by April 2010.
More than 20 arts and entertainment bodies, including Equity, Bectu and the Society of London Theatre, are calling on the government to cover the costs of replacing wireless microphones following digital switchover.
Arts Council England have published the criteria it uses to make decisions about which organisations to fund regularly.
Theatre managers and producers will today (Thursday, November 12) have the chance to interrogate the Ambassador Theatre Group about its plans for its new portfolio of theatres, following its £90 million purchase of 16 of Live Nation’s UK venues, which has prompted concerns within the industry that it now holds a near monopoly of the regional touring circ
Employment Agency Standards, the government body which investigates complaints against agents, could be given the power to hand out monetary penalties, after a review concluded “persistently non-compliant and rogue businesses are rarely sanctioned effectively” by the department.