There are discussions in one of my parent authorities about the possibility of a Community Interest Company for cultural services. I would be very interested to hear from any colleagues who have direct experience of these bodies and how they work, particularly in the context of archive services (if anyone has such experience including a shared service, that would really be icing on the cake….)
Many thanks
Jonathan Pepler
County Archivist, Cheshire Shared Services
Cheshire Record Office
Duke Street
Chester CH1 1RL
Tel: 01244 973391
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