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Mar 13 2017

The DCMS has launched a review and call for evidence on the efficiency, effectiveness and governance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund and Heritage Lottery Fund.

Feb 28 2017

A new report the urges councils and national government to take positive steps to boost the role of creative businesses in the night-time economy.

Feb 24 2017

Local Government Association and cCLOA have launched a new publication, with case studies, on the role of culture in creating a great place.  

Feb 14 2017

The Communities and Local Government (CLG) Committee report on public parks warns that parks face a period of decline.

Feb 02 2017

Sport England has published the first figures from its new Active Lives survey.

Jan 24 2017

The creative industries has been recognised as one of the five key sectors in the government’s industrial strategy consultation.

Jan 18 2017

VisitEngland will be celebrating Britain’s literary stars in 2017 and is hoping to draw extra tourism using classic characters and locations linked with their history.

Dec 13 2016

The Culture, Media and Sport Committee has published a report saying that more must be done to the address the imbalance in arts funding between London and the rest of the country. 

Dec 05 2016

Announcements for a number of Sport England investment programmes linked to their new strategy are due this month.

Dec 02 2016

Sport England has launched their first ever volunteering strategy focusing in on the experience of the volunteer and a drive to increase diversity.