The British Museum has reported a £750,000 diamond ring as missing, six years after it was lost.
City council cites ‘financial pressures’
Michelle Terry, the Olivier Award winning actor and writer who has appeared at Shakespeare’s Globe on London’s Bankside in three productions, is to succeed Emma Rice as the theatre’s artistic director.
The house J M W Turner built as a country home at Twickenham has opened to the public after a £2.4m rescue operation.
Coventry, Paisley Stoke-on-Trent, Sunderland and Swansea are the shortlist to succeed Hull as UK City of Culture in 2021.
The two-way traffic of artists in and out of Britain is crucial to the well-being of the arts in Britain, Arts Council chairman Sir Nicholas Serota said today.
A report into the civic role of the arts in communities shows that culture has a long standing positive impact on society, but are stretched and not supported enough.
Amanda Levete, Norman Foster and Renzo Piano are among the six architectural practices shortlisted to design London's new Centre for Music.
More than 50% have closed in last decade
Joint bid for 2023 Capital of Culture