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Jun 19 2017

Re-appointed Culture Secretary Karen Bradley has unveiled her team at DCMS.

May 23 2017

With the election in full swing, here's a round up of political party manifestos alongside manifestos from organisations in the cultural and leisure sector.

Apr 26 2017

The Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy has been published outlining the long-term plan to make cycling and walking the natural choice for shorter journeys

Mar 29 2017

The National Archives (TNA) has launched a new vision and action plan to help archives work to secure their future.

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.