To mark the centenary next year of women getting the vote for the first time the Museum of London is to mount a programme devoted to the Suffragettes that won the franchise, many of them unacknowledged before.
New survey shows Parliamentary backing for sector
The arts and culture are at the forefront of the fight against climate change, according to a report from Arts Council England and Julie’s Bicycle.
The value of the arts and culture to the UK economy jumped 10.4%, from £10.7bn in 2014 to £11.8bn in 2015, according to the latest figures.
Maggi Hambling has given her portrait of her friend the jazz singer, writer and critic George Melly to the Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool, Melly’s home town.
Conservators have found a likeness of Mary Queen of Scots beneath a 1589 portrait of a Scots peer.