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About Us

Simon Richardson does most of our photography, and we thoroughly recommend him. Click here to visit his website.

Over the past few years we have worked with a range of clients in the public, charitable and private sectors, including:


  • SexYOUality

  • Chichester Festival Theatre

  • Arts Inform

  • Arts Council England (national office)

  • Arts Council England, East

  • Arts Council England, East Midlands

  • Arts Council England, South East

  • Chichester Festival Theatre

  • Creative Partnerships

  • UK Centre for Carnival Arts

  • Sound Connections

  • The Learning and Skills Council

  • The Specialist Schools Trust

  • The Wellcome Trust

  • Hertfordshire County Council

  • Essex County Council

  • Arts Intelligence/Theatre Education Network

  • The Family Arts Campaign

Our clients

CRO offers a range of skills backed by specialist and wide-ranging knowledge of the arts and arts education sectors:


  • Project and event management for the arts and education, such as school/artist partnership projects

  • Evaluation and evaluation planning

  • Conference and training management and facilitation

  • Documentation and information projects

  • Organisational development and planning


Additional services include website content, copy editing and proof-reading.

We believe in...

  • The highest quality customer care

  • Value for money

  • Honesty and fair dealing

  • A high standard of care for all our partners and participants

  • Probity in our research

  • Reflective practice ensuring development and improvement

  • Good quality cake at all meetings

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Helen Thorn, Catherine Sutton and Catherine Rose worked together on Arts Inform's Impact Assessment Project.

Photo: Amorfo photography

Evaluation Team v3

Pam Jarvis of sam-culture and Catherine Sutton worked with us on the evaluation of the Family Arts Campaign.

Photo: Family Arts Campaign