According to the latest analysis from Arts & Business

“business investment [ in the arts ] in the Midlands fell by 16 per cent, to £7.3 million, funding from trusts and foundations decreased by 36 per cent to £5.7 million and donations from individuals by 23 per cent, to £6 million. The fall in the Midlands was way above the national picture, where business investment fell by six per cent, to £157 million, and donations from individuals by seven per cent, to £363 million.”