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The following bibliography accompanies the Brief circulated for the first Commissioner Day. All of the following links were accessed on 16/01/2014. All links connect either to external websites or to .pdf documents which will open here or download to your computer, depending on your browser.

Departmenal Business Plans and Annual Reports:

DCMS Annual Report and Accounts 2012-2013 (November 2013)

DCMS Business Plan 2012-2015 (May 2012)

BIS Business Plan 2012-2015 (May 2012)

DCLG Business Plan 2012-201 (May 2012)

DfE Business Plan 2012-2015 (May 2012)

FCO Business Plan 2012-2015 (May 2012)

Local Authority Revenue Expenditure and Financing, England, 2013-2014 (July 2013)

Local Authority Revenue Expenditure and Financing, England, 2012-2013 (July 2012)

Local Authority Revenue Expenditure and Financing, England, 2011-2012 (July 2011)

MoD Annual Report and Accounts 2012-2013 (July 2013)

Arm's-Length Bodies:

DCMS ALB Funding Allocation Letters (March 2013)

Arts Council England - 'Our Investment: 2015-2018' (January 2014)

Arts Council England - Annual Report and Accounts 2013 (July 2013)

Arts Council England - 'Great Art and Culture for Everyone': Ten Year Strategic Framework, 2010-2020 (revised October 2013)

British Film Institute - 'Film Forever: Supporting UK Film' BFI Plan 2012-2017 (October 2012)

British Film Institute - Annual Report and Financial Statements 2012-2013 (July 2013)

English Heritage - Corporate Plan 2011-2015 (May 2011)

English Heritage - Annual Report and Accounts 2012-2013 (July 2013)

Heritage Lottery Fund - Strategic Framework 2013-2018 (July 2012)

Heritage Lottery Fund - Annual Report and Accounts 2012-2013 (September 2013)

National Lottery Commission - Annual Report and Accounts 2012-2013 (July 2013)

Other Financial Reports:

Arts and Humanities Research Council - Annual Reports and Accounts 2012-2013 (July 2013)

BBC - Full Financial Statements 2012-2013 (2013)

The Jerwood Charitable Foundation - Annual Reports (2012)

The Linbury Trust - Annual Report (2013)

Paul Hamlyn Foundation - 2012-13 Yearbook (2013)

The Woodward Charitable Trust - Annual Report (2013)

Independent Reports:

Arts and Business - 'Where is Private Investment to the Arts going? Arts & Business Private Investment in Culture Survey 2011/12' (May 2013)

Arts Development: UK - 'AD:uk/Arts Council of Wales Local Authority Arts Investment & Partnership Survey 2013/14' (September 2013)

Centre for Business and Economics Research / Arts Council England - 'The contribution of the arts and culture to the national economy' (May 2013)

Peter Gordon, David Powell & Christopher Stark, 'Rebalancing our Cultural Capital: A Contribution to the Debate on National Policy for the Arts and Culure in England' (October 2013)

The Coutts Institute, ‘Million Dollar Donors Report 2013: United Kingdom’, (2013)

Volunteering & Participation:

The Arts Council - ‘Arts Engagement in England 2008/09. Findings from the Taking Part Survey’ (2010)

The Arts Council - 'Arts Audiences: Insight’ (2011)

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations - ‘The UK Volunary Sector Workforce Almanac 2011’ (2011)

DCMS - 'Taking Part Survey': 2011-2012 (2012)

DCMS - 'Taking Part Survey': 2013-2014 Second Quarter (2013)

Everyday Participation -

Voluntary Arts -

Further Reading:

Towards Plan A: A New Political Economy for Arts and Culture (October 2013), a joint report by the RSA and Arts Council England

Selwood, S. (ed.), (2001) The UK cultural sector : profile and policy issues, London: Policy Studies Institute

Jowell, T. (2004), 'Government and the Value of Culture'

Holden, J. (2004), 'Capturing Cultural Value'

Holden, J. (2006), 'Cultural Value and the Crisis of Legitimacy'