Here For Culture

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DCMS has brought together a range of innovative arts, culture, heritage and film resources and events that can be experienced from home as part of the #HereForCulture campaign.

Environment

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The Prime Minister has unveiled the Government’s 10-point plan for a £12bn ‘green industrial revolution’, which aims to create and support up to 250,000 British jobs. The plan includes an £80 million fund for green jobs and new national parks to ‘kick start’ the nation’s green recovery.

Planning

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The Spatial Planning Advocacy Group will soon be sending two papers on planning to Secretary of State Robert Jenrick. Become a member and join SPAG to make your voice heard. There will be a Westminster Hall debate on 1 December at 2.30pm on the subject of …

Priorities for the Sector

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We recently shared Backing the Bedrock, outlining five fiscal and funding priorities for the heritage sector ahead of the Spending Review. Individual organisations also set out priorities for specific parts of the sector, such as the National Trust [Alliance member] with their Six asks of the Government’s …

New Green Book for 2020

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HM Treasury has also published its final report of the 2020 Green Book Review. This follows an action from Budget 2020 to review the Green Book to ensure that “investment spreads across the UK” to align with the Government’s ‘levelling up’ agenda. The document that sets …

National Infrastructure Strategy

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HM Treasury has published a new National Infrastructure Strategy, setting out long-term plans to transform the UK infrastructure in line with the Governments wider agendas.

Spending Review

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Yesterday, the Chancellor set out details for the Spending Review 2020. His full speech is available here, the full set of documents can be found here. Billions of pounds have been allocated to COVID-19 recovery for next year across different government departments. The Department for Culture, Media …

RAF Halton

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The MOD and the Defence Infrastructure Organisation are consulting on their strategy to invest £4 billion to modernise and improve this RAF base. The base currently hosts two museums and the proposals aim to celebrate and incorporate the site’s military heritage. You can see the …