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Manifestos for museums and culture 07/05/2017

 

The Museums Association and other cultural bodies have described what they would like to see in manifestos for the June election. »more

DCMS review of the Arts Council published 07/05/2017

 

DCMS has published a largely positive review of Arts Council England. »more

V&A uses Museum of the Year winnings to fund design education 07/05/2017

 

11 - 16 year olds from formerly industrial cities will take part in DesignLab Nation. »more

How easy is it to reach England's museums? 08/04/2017

 

A new Nesta interactive assesses how easy it is for people living in England to visit a museum. »more

Call to take part in the Great Exhibition of the North 08/04/2017

 

Creative ideas needed for the Great Exhibition in Newcastle Gateshead. »more

NMS receives £390k to explore the imperial past of 130 military collections 09/03/2017

 

A major grant to National Museums Scotland is supporting the project 'Baggage and Belonging: Military Collections and the British Empire (1750–1900)’ »more

A year’s worth of visitors in six weeks for Ferens Art Gallery 09/03/2017

 

Ferens Art Gallery and other venues are having huge success in drawing crowds during Hull City of Culture. »more

Hearts for the Arts Awards reward local authority leaders who champion culture 10/02/2017

 

Shortlist of projects and individuals which have supported culture at local government level. »more

Select Committee hearings open on the cultural industries and Brexit 10/02/2017

 

Sir Peter Bazalgette among those addressing the Select Committee on his last day in post. »more

Countries of culture report published 06/01/2017

 

The House of Commons Select Committee on Culture, Media and Sport has reported on its inquiry into funding and support for the arts outside London. »more

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