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

Launch of the Cultural Protection Fund 06/06/2016


The British Council announces details of a new £30m fund. »more

EU referendum 06/06/2016


A round up of cultural opinion and letters to the press ahead of the 23rd June vote. »more

Why local museums matter 06/06/2016


Diane Lees writes for the magazine 'First' about how local government can support museums. »more

A Wealth of Treasures 02/06/2016


The British Council commissioned NMDC to produce a brochure to showcase the breadth of collections held by UK museums to potential international museum partnerships. "A Wealth of Treasures" was launched at the British Embassy in Washington on 27th May. »more

Peter Bazalgette on the ‘single biggest challenge for our sector’ 05/05/2016


ACE Chair describes the challenges facing local councils in funding culture, and the ingenuity of some new approaches. »more

New directors interviewed 05/05/2016


Frances Morris and Gabriele Finaldi tell the press about their visions for their institutions. »more

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