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Michael’s interview with the New Statesman

Michael has held an interview with the New Statesman’s George Eaton about the importance of opening up access to arts and culture for working class children.

Michael highlighted statistics from Ipsos MORI which show that 70 per cent of children from non-graduate families spend fewer than three hours a week on cultural activity, compared to more than three hours a week for 80 per cent of those from graduate families. 

You can read the piece in full here.

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