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Grace Williams
Leader, Waltham Forest Council
Good development ● November 15, 2021

Culture is really serious. Sometimes its seen as not serious but, coming from a children's portfolio, I can see how vital it is that all our children and young people feel part of the culture and can participate.

The greatest moment of our Borough of Culture year was having Sir Matthew Bourne come to work with children in a primary school. Children who'd never been to the theatre, never seen a ballet, could perform The Nutcracker in front of an audience of proud parents and others. Culture is about people and their place in our community.

Excerpt from an interview conducted in seven parts on 07 September 2021. Wat...

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