Posts Tagged ‘ Department of Culture etc ’

Do you know this man?

Jul 10th, 2018 | By

Neither Cameron nor May has given any of the culture secretaries or tourism ministers long enough to understand their brief.



Ae you a “champer?”

Jul 16th, 2017 | By
Inside of a church with beds for champing

Champing is overnight camping in a church. Not just any church. You can’t pop into Westminster Abbey or York Minster and ask the rates for camping overnight.



Are museums and galleries losing their appeal to schools?

Feb 28th, 2017 | By

Why aren’t schools taking pupils to museums in the numbers they once were?



The Great Exhibition of the North

Aug 8th, 2016 | By
panoramic view of Newcastle

To other countries and regions of the UK I say where are your equivalent events?



Centralising museum collections

Mar 2nd, 2016 | By

It being National Museums and Wellbeing Week, it seems appropriate to look at the decision by the National Media Museum in Bradford to transfer 400,000 of images in its photography collection to the V&A in London,



Does the Treasury run tourism?

Jan 29th, 2015 | By
Loch Ness monster

Danny Alexander at the Treasury and not the tourism minister was the announcer of £2 million to promote the Loch Ness area over the next four years.