Museums seek clarification on new data protection laws

Issues include exceptions for research and archiving, and limiting fines for public bodies

Museums need clearer donations policies, says report

Written documents are often either out of date or not detailed enough

MA Members’ Meetings in Scotland and Northern Ireland

Events will include Museums Change Lives launches

Speakers announced for visitor research event

Find out how to use data to diversify audiences and support fundraising

DCMS announces £15m cultural regeneration fund for northern England

But thinktank report highlights continuing regional funding imbalance

ACE spends reserves as lottery income falls

Arts Council of Wales reviews lottery funding programmes

Former V&A director Martin Roth has died

London venue won Museum of the Year under his leadership

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