Director of £23m museum project resigns

Fears raised departure will jeopardise HLF bid for a new museum and art gallery in Swindon

First speakers confirmed for Museum Tech 2017

Suhair Khan from Google Arts & Culture will deliver keynote

Last chance to enjoy super early-bird conference discount

Discounted places available at the MA’s conference in Manchester until 30 April

V&A reveals new focus on photography

New centre to be created following transfer of Royal Photographic Society collection

Tax relief now applies to exhibition costs

Tax relief is available on the cost of exhibitions, but claims can't be submitted until the Finance Bill receives royal assent later this year

Culture Coventry turns to council for emergency loan

Local authority continues its bid for UK City of Culture 2021

Polish government sacks Museum of Second World War director

Museum will merge with Museum of Westerplatte and the War of 1939

MA announces successful cohort for Transformers: Diversify

Speakers at residential to include Nail Transphobia founder Charlie Craggs

Art fund announces six winners of £300,000 New Collecting Awards

Buxton Museum and Art Gallery, NPG and NMS are among the winners

Welsh government refuses to rule out heritage merger

Ken Skates tells assembly he is "open to options"