National Railway Museum Shildon set to transfer to Science Museum Group

Agreement in principle reached between council and museum group

Scottish museums plan day of celebration

Second annual Scottish Museums Day on 3 October

Scottish museums warned of Common Good “administrative burden”

Legal obligations would demand significant research, says Museums Galleries Scotland

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 Arts council hopes NPO funding will extend reach

831 institutions will receive grants over the next four years

Heralding the digital age

The sector awaits the findings of the government’s Culture is Digital initiative

Museums in Wales strive to diversify income streams

But extra revenue is unlikely to fill the gap left by council cuts

Culture takes centre stage

Cultural leaders explain how Manchester uses the arts as a catalyst for growth

Hope in Hull as visitors pack museums

Attendances soared in the first half of 2017