NEWS: Creative Careers plan to help 2m
A dedicated programme will advise young people on creative job opportunities. Image credits: Creative Careers Programme/Angelica Bomford.
The UK market for Games was worth an estimated £5.7bn in 2018, and the London Games Festival in April 2019 brought together games companies, investors and gamers.
NEWS: Creative industries add more than £100bn to UK
Creative industries contributed £101.5bn to the UK in 2017.
NEWS: UK has 2m creative jobs
2m UK jobs are in the creative industries, which are expanding faster than the rest of the jobs market. Read more.
NEWS: Creative services exports grow to £27bn
Exports of services from the UK creative industries rose 27.4 per cent in 2016, putting the UK well on track to hit a target of £31bn in service exports by 2020.
Why the UK?
Five reasons why the world's creative partner organisations choose the UK.
Read about and join the campaign to grow the UK creative industries.
Facts and Figures
UK creative industries generate more than £100bn a year to the UK economy. Find out latest available data below.
Createch Resource Book
Details of creatively-led and tech businesses in this new category.
Focus on Newcastle
Read about Newcastle's under-the-radar creative success.
International Growth Strategy for the UK Creative Industries
An ambitious five-year plan to double the UK's creative exports and grow by 50% the UK's global share of inbound foreign direct investment in creative sectors by 2020.
Focus on Bristol and Bath
Discover the features that make Bristol and Bath a hub for the creative industries.