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photo of the cast of four actors posing around the puppet - Edmund the Learned Pig

Fittings Multimedia Arts are presenting Edmund the Learned Pig for the Unlimited showcase. Photo © Joel Fildes

UNLIMITED today announced over £400,000 of funding to support 26 disabled artists across the UK to create ambitious work covering all genres. Funded by the National Lottery through Arts Council England (ACE) and Creative Scotland (CS) & led by Shape and ArtsAdmin, the 2014 round of the programme aims to build on the successful legacy that was at the heart of the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad, which celebrated the work of disabled artists on an unprecedented scale.