Ealing cultural manifesto and action plan 2023-28

367,100 Creatives - Ealing’s cultural manifesto for creative change

The aim of the Cultural Manifesto is to create direction, focus and purpose for culture in Ealing.

A wide range of voices have been involved in developing this manifesto. From young people to diverse communities in Acton, Southall, West Ealing, Ealing, and Perivale, as well as Descendants, Acton Youth Association, Southall Community Alliance, Afghan Academy, Polish Saturday School, and Impact Theatre.


  • A vision and action plan for Ealing, that achieves a change in the growth, resilience and sustainability of our creative economy and skills sectors
  • Promoting the excellence and accessibility in our arts, culture and heritage
  • Making sure creativity contributes to our sense of place and identity


  • Cultural democracy and democracy of cultures, reflecting all cultures of Ealing, protected characteristics and geographic equity
  • Co-authored and co-owned by the culture sector

Download our Ealing Cultural Manifesto and Action Plan 2023-28

Sign up to our Cultural Manifesto

  • Do you want to be part of our Cultural Manifesto journey?
  • Do you, as an artist or organisation recognise yourself in this call to action?
  • Is this Cultural Manifesto relevant to you and your creative business?
  • Perhaps you just want to support our aims and ambitions?

If this sounds like you, drop us an email at Culture@Ealing.gov.uk to sign up to the Cultural Manifesto. You will then receive the following to get you started on your journey.

For artists and art organisations

  • Have your name or organisation’s name displayed on our website
  • Become part of Ealing arts and culture network - a community of Ealing’s creatives, meeting twice yearly to network and discuss topical issues
  • Receive arts and culture newsletters with information and opportunities
  • Be able to use our 367,100 Creatives – Ealing’s Cultural Manifesto logo, so you can proudly show your support for culture in Ealing
  • An Ealing Cultural Manifesto digital poster and postcard.

For residents

  • Receive an Ealing Cultural Manifesto digital poster and postcard
  • Receive updates on arts and culture activity in Ealing.

Please encourage other people to sign up to the Cultural Manifesto by also emailing Culture@Ealing.gov.uk.