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White Paper for Culture in action 09/09/2016

 

Culture Secretary Karen Bradley has used her first speech to promote the Cultural Citizens programme, and her plan to pilot other ideas from the White Paper. »more

Beyond London: Government launches Tourism Action Plan 09/09/2016

 

50% of overseas tourist spend is in London. The Government has launched a new scheme to encourage visitors to travel to other parts of the UK. »more

NMDC submits evidence to Rural Tourism inquiry 06/09/2016

 

NMDC has submitted evidence to the Environmental, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee inquiry into rural tourism. »more

HLF launches £8m resilience funding 03/08/2016

 

Resilient Heritage grants will offer sums from £3k - £250k. »more

Collectors give to strong institutions which are likely to survive the centuries 03/08/2016

 

Museums Sheffield's new report finds that to attract philanthropists to the regions, institutions need to be well-supported and not vulnerable to government cuts. »more

The geography of the UK's creative industries 03/08/2016

 

Nesta identifies 47 'hotspots' and finds that creative industries are the fastest growing sector in nine out of ten metropolitan areas. »more

NMDC response to the EU referendum result 07/07/2016

 

NMDC members pledge to continue to provide a safe, inclusive and egalitarian space for all members of the communities they serve. »more

'The most spectacular interactive science gallery in the world’ 07/07/2016

 

Science Museum opens remarkable new interactive space in the autumn. »more

Kelvin Hall to reopen as multipurpose cultural space 07/07/2016

 

Groundbreaking space combines gyms, digital collections and museum storage as well as university research. »more

Statement from the DCMS on Brexit 07/07/2016

 

First comment from John Whittingdale and Ed Vaizey »more

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