How Leeds' entrepreneurism is bearing fruit for parks

An entrepreneurial mindset has propelled Leeds' parks department to drive up income from £14m to £21.5m - and enabled it to maintain its £28m budget despite a 55% austerity cut - a recent conference has heard.

by Sarah Cosgrove
The Arium has brought in £300,000 in its first six months. Image: Leeds City Council
The Arium has brought in £300,000 in its first six months. Image: Leeds City Council

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