UK City of Culture 2021 shortlist announced

Five towns and cities on shortlist

Art Fund initiative to fund national collection loans

Most grants likely to be between £5,000 and £25,000

Tax relief plans confirmed by government

Measures will apply from the beginning of 2017-18

Museums shortlisted for family friendly award

The Cardiff Story and the Dylan Thomas Centre among 10 museums shortlisted by Kids in Museums

Amgueddfa Cymru and Cadw merger still on the table

Government demands firm proposals from strategic partnership

Coventry’s railway museum to close

Site earmarked for commercial development

British Council issues Brexit guidance

Brexit recommendations endorsed by institutions from 30 European countries

Hepworth Wakefield wins Museum of the Year

Director thanks local authority for its support