The Covid-19 pandemic and the subsequent lockdown of the UK has introduced profound challenges for all sectors of the economy and society. Between 31st March and 4th of July, Cultivator, part of the Creative Kernow Group, facilitated a survey, Baseline., to gather information of the pandemic’s immediate impact on creative and cultural businesses, organisations and freelancers in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly, in order to provide a foundation for recovery and revival.

The survey received 216 responses documenting this unsettling period of change, and this report illustrates and shares the findings of the survey.

A key focus of the survey is the impact Covid-19 Pandemic had on the sector – mostly economically, but other response and reflection were also invited.


Read the full report here.