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Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Reappoints Three Board Members and Extends the Terms of Three Board Members of the British Film Institute (BFI).

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Reappoints Three Board Members and Extends the Terms of Three Board Members of the British Film Institute (BFI).

Secretary of State Karen Bradley has confirmed the reappointments and extended the terms of the following BFI board members.

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Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Extends the Term of One Council Member of Arts Council England (ACE).

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Extends the Term of One Council Member of Arts Council England (ACE).

The Rt Hon Karen Bradley MP has extended the term of Rosemary Squire OBE by 12 months, ending on 25 April 2018.

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Ofcom Board Member appointed

Ofcom Board Member appointed

Nick Pollard has been appointed by the Secretary of State as a Member of the Ofcom Board, for 12 months from 14 May 2017.

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Culture Secretary Extends the Terms of Three Board Members of UK Anti Doping

Culture Secretary Extends the Terms of Three Board Members of UK Anti Doping

The terms of appointment of Professor John Brewer, Justin Turner QC and Janice Shardlow have been extended until 30 September 2017

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Prime Minister appoints new Tate Trustee

Prime Minister appoints new Tate Trustee

Michael Lynton has been appointed by the Prime Minister as Tate’s Media Business Trustee, for four years from 22 May 2017

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Prime Minister appoints National Gallery Trustee

Prime Minister appoints National Gallery Trustee

Sir John Kingman has been appointed by the Prime Minister as Trustee of the National Gallery, for four years until 2 April 2021.

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Prime Minister Appoints Sir Michael Hintze, Björn Savén, Sir Peter Stothard and Rachel Wang as Trustees of the National Portrait Gallery.

Prime Minister Appoints Sir Michael Hintze, Björn Savén, Sir Peter Stothard and Rachel Wang as Trustees of the National Portrait Gallery.

The Rt Hon Theresa May MP has appointed Sir Michael Hintze, Björn Savén, Sir Peter Stothard and Rachel Wang to the Board of the National Portrait Gallery for terms of four years, ending on 2 April 2021

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Prime Minister appoints National Gallery Trustee

Prime Minister appoints National Gallery Trustee

David B. Marks has been appointed by the Prime Minister as Trustee of the National Gallery, for four years until 12 March 2021.

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The Secretary of State reappoints Chair of Historic England

The Secretary of State reappoints Chair of Historic England

Sir Laurie Magnus has been reappointed as Chairman of Historic England from 1 September 2017 until 31 August 2021.

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BBC Board Members for Scotland and England appointed

BBC Board Members for Scotland and England appointed

Steve Morrison and Dr Ashley Steel have been appointed as the BBC Board members for Scotland and England respectively

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Prime Minister reappoints Hannah Rothschild to the Board of the National Gallery

Prime Minister reappoints Hannah Rothschild to the Board of the National Gallery

Hannah Rothschild has been reappointed by the Prime Minister as a Trustee of the National Gallery, for 4 years until 9 March 2021. Hannah Rothschild is also the Chairman of the Gallery’s Board of Trustees.

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Prime Minister reappoints Dame Seona Reid as Tate Trustee

Prime Minister reappoints Dame Seona Reid as Tate Trustee

Dame Seona Reid has been reappointed by the Prime Minister as a Trustee of Tate for a second term of four years, until 12 May 2021

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Culture Secretary Reappoints two Historic England Commissioners

Culture Secretary Reappoints two Historic England Commissioners

The Rt Hon Karen Bradley MP, Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, has re-appointed Alex Balfour and Victoria Harley as Commissioners for Historic England until 31st May 2021

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Chairman of new BBC Board is formally appointed

Chairman of new BBC Board is formally appointed

Sir David Clementi confirmed as the new BBC Board Chairman

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Government publishes annual progress report on ‘Sporting Future’

Government publishes annual progress report on ‘Sporting Future’

Sport strategy focuses on tackling inactivity and strengthening sport at every level – from grassroots to elite

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Secretary of State reappoints Reviewing Committee on the Export of Works of Art and Objects of Cultural Interest (RCEWA) Board Member

Secretary of State reappoints Reviewing Committee on the Export of Works of Art and Objects of Cultural Interest (RCEWA) Board Member

Richard Calvocoressi and Leslie Webster have been reappointed by the Culture Secretary as Board Members of RCEWA for four years.

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Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport appoints new Chair of National Museums Liverpool (NML)

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport appoints new Chair of National Museums Liverpool (NML)

Sir David Henshaw has been appointed by the Secretary of State as Chair of NML for a term of four years from the 13 February 2017

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Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport appoints new Chair of National Museums Liverpool (NML)

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport appoints new Chair of National Museums Liverpool (NML)

Sir David Henshaw has been appointed by the Secretary of State as Chair of NML for a term of four years from the 13 February 2017

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Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport appoints new Chair of the Big Lottery Fund’s Northern Ireland Committee

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport appoints new Chair of the Big Lottery Fund’s Northern Ireland Committee

Dr Julie Harrison has been appointed as the new Chair of the Big Lottery Fund’s Northern Ireland Committee

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Secretary of State appoints Trustee to the Board of The Royal Parks

Secretary of State appoints Trustee to the Board of The Royal Parks

The Rt Hon Karen Bradley MP has appointed Bronwyn Hill to the Board of The Royal Parks for terms of four years, ending on 14 December 2020.

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Culture Secretary extends terms of two Advisory Council on National Records and Archives (ACNRA) members

Culture Secretary extends terms of two Advisory Council on National Records and Archives (ACNRA) members

Culture Secretary Karen Bradley has extended John Collins and John Millen’s terms of appointment by seven months, from 1 January 2017 to 31 July 2017.

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Prime Minister appoints four new Trustees at The Wallace Collection

Prime Minister appoints four new Trustees at The Wallace Collection

Dounia Nadar, Eric Ellul, Jemima Rellie and Marilyn Berk have been appointed by the Prime Minister as Trustees at The Wallace Collection, for four years, from 9 January 2017.

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Secretary of State Extends Walter Merrick’s Term at the Gambling Commission

Secretary of State Extends Walter Merrick’s Term at the Gambling Commission

The Rt Hon Karen Bradley MP has extended Walter Merricks’ term as Commissioner of the Gambling Commission for one year, ending on 31 December 2017.

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Culture Secretary appoints new chairs of British Tourist Authority and VisitEngland

Culture Secretary appoints new chairs of British Tourist Authority and VisitEngland

Steve Ridgway and Denis Wormell to commence their new roles on 1 April 2017.

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Launch of open competition to deliver fundraising training for small, local charities

Launch of open competition to deliver fundraising training for small, local charities

DCMS seeks provider(s) to deliver subsidised fundraising training to help small, local charities and community groups fundraise more effectively.

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£4 million grants announced for English Museums and Galleries under DCMS/Wolfson Museums and Galleries Improvement Fund

£4 million grants announced for English Museums and Galleries under DCMS/Wolfson Museums and Galleries Improvement Fund

Grants will allow institutions across the country to increase access, improve displays and enhance public spaces

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Government boost for Horseracing in Betting Levy Reform

Government boost for Horseracing in Betting Levy Reform

Move will help secure the future of horseracing and ensure a fair return to the sport from gambling operators

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New round of Life Chances Fund opens for projects supporting Early Years and young people

New round of Life Chances Fund opens for projects supporting Early Years and young people

Applications for the latest round of the Life Chances Fund have now opened to support the development of Social Impact Bonds focused on helping children and young people

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Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport reappoints Sport England Chair

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport reappoints Sport England Chair

Nick Bitel has been reappointed by the Secretary of State as Chair of Sport England until 21 April 2021.

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Prime Minister reappoints National Heritage Memorial Fund/Heritage Lottery Fund (NHMF/HLF) Trustees

Prime Minister reappoints National Heritage Memorial Fund/Heritage Lottery Fund (NHMF/HLF) Trustees

Atul Patel, Richard Morris OBE, Dame Seona Reid, Dr Tom Tew, Sandie Dawe CBE and Steve Miller have been reappointed by the Prime Minister as Trustees of NHMF/HLF

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Baroness Shields appointed as the Prime Minister's Special Representative on Internet Crime and Harms and becomes solely a Home Office Minister

Baroness Shields appointed as the Prime Minister's Special Representative on Internet Crime and Harms and becomes solely a Home Office Minister

Secretary of State Karen Bradley thanks Baroness Shields for her work and commitment to DCMS

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Local Charities Day – 16 December

Local Charities Day – 16 December

Get involved to show your support for charities near you.

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Secretary of State appoints four Trustees to the Board of The Royal Parks

Secretary of State appoints four Trustees to the Board of The Royal Parks

The Rt Hon Karen Bradley MP has appointed Ruth Anderson, Heather Blackman, Wesley Kerr and Charles Martin to the Board of The Royal Parks for terms of four years, ending on 13 November 2020.

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Advisory Group launched to look at how individuals can make a social impact with their investments.

Advisory Group launched to look at how individuals can make a social impact with their investments.

The Advisory Group will research ways to provide socially themed investments more easily available to individuals and mobilise industry to help achieve this by Summer 2017

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UK China High Level People to People Dialogue

UK China High Level People to People Dialogue

Creative industries, tourism and sport are high on the agenda for this year’s UK-China High-Level People to People Dialogue.

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1,600 responses to Museums Review call for evidence

1,600 responses to Museums Review call for evidence

More than 1,600 people responded to the call for evidence in the Museums Review - the first government review of the sector in over a decade.

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Tampon Tax Fund opens for new bids

Tampon Tax Fund opens for new bids

Minister for Civil Society visits a domestic violence organisation which has already benefitted from the Fund

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Prime Minister appoints Elizabeth Cleaver to the Board of IWM

Prime Minister appoints Elizabeth Cleaver to the Board of IWM

Theresa May has appointed Elizabeth Cleaver to be the Learning & Engagement Trustee at the Imperial War Museum, for a term of four years from the 28th of November 2016.

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Prime Minister appoints four new trustees to the Board of the Victoria & Albert Museum.

Prime Minister appoints four new trustees to the Board of the Victoria & Albert Museum.

Theresa May has appointed Benjamin Elliot, Steven Murphy, Professor Lynda Nead and Nigel Webb as Trustees at the V&A, for four years, from 1 January 2017.

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Charity Commission board appointments

Charity Commission board appointments

Three new appointments have been made to the Board of the Charity Commission for England and Wales.

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Prime Minister reappoints Wallace Collection Trustees

Prime Minister reappoints Wallace Collection Trustees

Jessica Pulay and Jennifer Eady have been reappointed by the Prime Minister as Trustees at The Wallace Collection for four years, from 7 January 2017.

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Prime Minister appoints two new Tate Trustees

Prime Minister appoints two new Tate Trustees

Moya Greene and Jayne-Anne Gadhia have been appointed by the Prime Minister as Trustees at Tate, for four years, from 14 November 2016.

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Cathedrals secure £5 million for repairs as part of First World War Centenary Fund

Cathedrals secure £5 million for repairs as part of First World War Centenary Fund

Government support for cathedrals recognises importance of these historic buildings as community hubs.

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Give to a good cause you love! Government supports #GivingTuesday

Give to a good cause you love! Government supports #GivingTuesday

Minister for Civil Society visits small charity and sets out ways giving can be encouraged.

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DCMS commitment to Information Management Assessment programme

DCMS commitment to Information Management Assessment programme

Statement affirming Department for Culture Media and Sport commitment to The National Archives Information Management Assessment (IMA) programme.

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