Poll: Is the US right to withdraw from Unesco?

US formally notified organisation last week

Museum on the Mound to close

340 people have signed petition to reconsider decision

Biggest ever fringe programme at Manchester 2017

Wide variety of events and networking opportunities on offer

Alistair Hudson appointed director of the Whitworth and Manchester Art Gallery

Director of the Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art succeeds Maria Balshaw

Tate St Ives to reopen this weekend

Cornwall gallery completes £20m redevelopment

Burrell Collection lands £15m HLF grant

Refurbishment project has raised more than 90% of £66m target

Museums Galleries Scotland steps in over Moray Council auction proposals

MGS in talks with council over future of museum service

People’s History Museum wins Family Friendly Museum Award

Manchester venue beats nine other museums to scoop prize