december 2009
8 p.

Designed to promote access to culture, culture cards and cheques allow an often specifically-targeted demographic (schoolchildren, young people, etc) to access cultural goods or services (e.g. live entertainment, museums, books, recorded music, cinema, etc.) at a discount or even free of charge.Whilst local authorities have rapidly adopted such schemes since the mid-1990s, with various implementation methods (total cost, eligible groups, cultural or other public support, etc.) their effectiveness on target demographics remains to be seen.