Ian Blatchford to become new NMDC Chair 07/12/2016


Director of the Science Museum Group takes over in April 2017. »more

Working with national museums: partnership and collaboration 07/12/2016


NMDC has published a new leaflet to help you find the right person in national museums for partnership working. »more

2 March 2017: Working Internationally Conference 24/11/2016


NMDC and ICOM UK - supported by the British Council and Natural History Museum - will hold the fifth Working Internationally Conference on 2nd March 2017 at the Natural History Museum. »more

Select Committee Inquiry into the impacts of Brexit 03/11/2016


NMDC submitted evidence to the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee Inquiry into the impacts of Brexit on the creative industries, tourism and the digital single market. »more

NMDC urges government to ensure new tax relief benefits the whole sector 03/11/2016


NMDC asks the government to extend proposed tax reliefs to exhibitions longer than one year. »more

Review of Museums in England 03/11/2016


Read our written response to the review. »more

Arts Council announces funding plans to 2022 06/10/2016


4% more funds for National Portfolio Organisations outside London, and a £37m increase in NPO funds among the announcements. »more

Planning the museum workforce for the next decade 06/10/2016


A comprehensive report commissioned by several bodies including AIM, MGS and ACE takes stock of the workforce and calls for more diversity in the next decade. »more

Nicholas Serota to become new Chair of the Arts Council 06/10/2016


Nicholas Serota will take the post in February 2017. »more

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

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