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The Heritage Alliance News

English Heritage – Community Engagement Officer

June 1, 2022

Closing date: 5 June 2022 English Heritage [Alliance member] seeks to appoint a part-time Community Engagement Officer to work in partnership with key English Heritage staff to oversee the delivery of the ‘Grime’s Graves – Digging Deeper...

‘Signs and Stuff’

May 23, 2022

This blog has been written by Anita Kerwin-Nye, Executive Director of Strategy, Engagement and Commercial at YHA [Alliance member] – an accomplished charity leader, author and expert in education and inclusion. With every one of my hats ...

Spring Statement – Summary for Heritage

March 31, 2022

The Heritage Alliance team has worked to summarise the Chancellor’s Spring Statement, highlighting key changes for the heritage sector. On 23 March, the Chancellor of the Exchequer presented the Spring Statement to the House of Commons. ...

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Government News

March 11, 2021News,

Meeting Minutes

Meeting Minutes Published for Museums APPG The minutes and attendance of the January 19th meeting of the APPG for Museums with Secretary of State Oliver Dowden have now been published on the group’s website. Meeting Minutes from the Last...

March 11, 2021News,

Travel and Tourism

“We’re Good to Go” Links With “Safe Travels” VisitBritain has now linked it’s “We’re Good to Go” consumer confidence scheme with the World Travel & Tourism Council’s international “Safe Travels” scheme.  Businesses ...

March 11, 2021News,

Funding – Latest Updates

There have been numerous updates to funding schemes with the recent Budget announcements. These include: Culture Recovery Fund – receiving a £300m to top up (totalling £1.87bn) A further £90m to support national museums and cultural b...

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Parliamentary News

March 11, 2021News,

Debate on DCMS Spending

Yesterday, there was a debate in the House of Commons on DCMS spending. You can read the full debate here. There was agreement that the budget had brought some welcome initiatives and that the Culture Recovery Fund was to be welcomed,...

January 29, 2021News,

Environment Bill

The Environment Bill was due to have its report stage and third reading this Tuesday, but the government announced that the bill will again be delayed. It is now expected to return early in the next Parliamentary session and become law “...

January 8, 2021News,

Environment Bill

The Environment Bill is scheduled to report to the House of Commons on 2 December 2020. We continue to advocate for some small changes to the legislations to include the historic environment in the provisions for the Bill. You can see ou...

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