The creative and digital sector in the UK accounts for around one-tenth of the whole economy and provides jobs for more than 2.5 million people. Our vibrant and dynamic Creative Industries play a vital role generating business growth and employment in our area.

DLWP supports the local creative and cultural sector through our involvement in organisations including the South East Local Enterprise Partnership, Culture East Sussex and 1066Music City and development projects such as South East Creatives. We host industry talks and events, promote business success stories, mentor local talent and work with brilliant local creative and technical practitioners to develop and deliver our inspiring, thought-provoking and entertaining programme of art, live events and learning.

Explore just some of our creative success stories here.