Archaeology crisis to be investigated

Society for Museum Archaeology survey to map impact of budget cuts

Riba announces Stirling Prize shortlist

Bodleian Weston Library and Newport Street Gallery among those vying for award

Bavaria investigates return of Nazi-looted art

Report follows research by Commission for Looted Art in Europe

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 The grass is always greener for rural museums

Larger museum services could learn from their collaborative approach

Sector buoyed by Mayor Khan's stance on culture

Khan pledges to put the arts and creative industries at the heart of his administration

Hull City of Culture nears target

City is confident of exceeding £18m by end of the year after £3m HLF grant

Great expectations for festival of northern culture

Great Exhibition of the North organisers hope it will showcase the entire region

Centenary fuels record year

First world war commemorations help National Army Museum to its best year ever