Arts Council England announces NPOs for 2018 – 2022 04/07/2017


There are 72 museums in the new portfolio. »more

Three month review: 90% of Hull residents have visited a City of Culture event 04/07/2017


Responses and data collected in the first three months of the festival show a positive effect socially and economically. »more

York Museums Trust wins business rates case 04/07/2017


Ruling may be significant for over 700 other museums in England and Wales. »more

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

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