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Nov 07 2016

The role of the cultural sector in driving economic growth in Norfolk & Suffolk was highlighted at the launch of Culture Drives Growth last week.

Oct 05 2016

A national system for evaluating the quality of artistic work is to become compulsory for many of Arts Council England’s National Portfolio Organisations (NPOs).

Sep 30 2016

The Local Government Association is calling for a ‘green prescription’ to be introduced in England and Wales.

Sep 23 2016

MPs on the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Efra) select committee have been told that museums in rural and coastal locations play a “critical role” in the tourist economy.

Sep 14 2016

A new initiative that can help unlock extra funding for arts and heritage projects has been launched.

Sep 13 2016

Matt Hancock made his first major speech on the creative industries, setting out three broad principles for the strategy - success, access and synthesis.

Sep 07 2016

DCMS is also seeking feedback for its review of the museum sector in England.

Aug 30 2016

The Government’s Tourism Action Plan has now been published and includes a series of new initiatives and measures.

Aug 18 2016

The Government has outlined the goals and actions to cut childhood obesity within the next ten years, a figure that currently stands at a third of children between the ages of 2 and 15. 

Aug 10 2016

School children will take part in programme in attempt to diversify audiences and attract young people to cultural activities.