Free admission boosts sense of public ownership of national museums 05/07/2009


Visits to national museums and galleries are at a record high for the third year running, with more than 40.3 million such visits recorded last year. »more

5,000 new jobs in culture and creative industries 12/05/2009


The Government has announced plans to create between five and ten thousand new jobs for young people in the culture and creative industries sectors as part of the £1.1bn Future Jobs Fund. »more

Museums at Night 2009 06/05/2009


Museums at Night 2009, which took place over the weekend of 15-17 May, is a national campaign led by Culture24 and funded by MLA and NMDC to promote museums, galleries, heritage sites, libraries and archives in the UK. »more

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