Livingstone opens talk on creative sector plan

March 2002
Music Week;3/9/2002, Issue 9, p3
Trade Publication
Reports that London Mayor Ken Livingstone is launching a consultation service for the creative industries with the aim of offering assistance to build the creative economy in London, England. Reason for the decision of Livingstone to establish a creative sector in London, England; Significance of the creative industries in London, England; Information on Blencathra Productions, consultant for the music industry.


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