John Orna-Ornstein to leave Arts Council England

Director of museums to join National Trust

UK passes bill to protect cultural property in armed conflict

Act will ratify 1954 Hague Convention after years of delays

Project to explore intangible cultural heritage in museums

Arts Council England will fund Icomos-UK museum project

News analysis
 Welcoming disabled visitors

The cultural sector has made progress, but there is room for improvement

Plans for Great Exhibition of the North taking shape

Newcastle-Gateshead initiative seeks creative producers

Museums in West Midlands hit by local authority cutbacks

Birmingham Museums Trust faces £750k cut to grant

Regional institutions call for help securing private funding

London-based organisations attract 66% of private investment in arts and culture

Scotland welcomes budget

4.5% cut to cultural collections in draft budget, although NMS and MGS funding will remain the same