Museum directors criticise “London-centric” reporting of visitor figures

Footfall down at some London nationals but on the rise elsewhere in the UK

Protest against closure of Otter Gallery at Chichester University

University plans to create “distributed gallery” across two campuses

Tolson Museum to miss out on funding for vital repairs

Museum will not benefit from £2.3m borrowed by council for upgrades

Museums Taskforce calls for consistent funding levels

Report focuses on collections, funding and relevance

Council decides to reopen three Lancashire museums

Study reveals reopening with reduced hours is the most cost-effective option

Sector awaits ACE’s ongoing review of Accreditation scheme

Arts council needs to overcome entrenched negativity

Arts in Northern Ireland suffer 4.7% loss in funding

Decrease in Annual Funding Programme leads to seven organisations losing support

Visitors paying the price for museum funding cuts

Is charging £22 to visit a temporary exhibition the best route to self-sufficiency?

The policy column

We need a voice in Brexit debate

It’s time all museums were postcolonial

There are critical issues concerning museums' role and purpose

The policy column

A force to be reckoned with

The policy column

Good advocacy is so important

Museum of...

Royal Pharmaceutical Society Museum

Mission critical

Clear statements of vision provide a framework for guiding day-to-day work

Museum of...

The Museum of Design in Plastics

Ship shape

Eleanor Mills talks to Philip Long, the director of the V&A Museum of Design Dundee

Tate St Ives, Cornwall

The battle with rock and residents is over for this reworked gallery


University museums are often all-encompassing, but does this book measure up?

York Art Gallery

An £8m facelift has transformed the venue into one of the best museums Rebecca Atkinson has ever visited

Creating the New Western Australian Museum

Process has involved extensive dialogue with audiences and stakeholders

Magic business model

Filmed at Birmingham 2015


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