MA announces programme for Moving on Up

Develop your career at Nottingham Contemporary, 27 February

Visitor numbers boom at nationals in north of England

Footfall at some London institutions also bounces back

Treasure finds reach record high

Portable Antiquities Scheme records 1,267 provisional cases in 2017

News analysis
 Sector must play its part in tackling climate breakdown

As governments drag their heels, museums are well placed to educate audiences on averting a global crisis

Political stalemate in Northern Ireland stalls museum projects

Projects such as Derry-Londonderry’s maritime museum are in limbo 

Restitution back in spotlight

There's a growing willingness among museums in the west to discuss the return of colonial-era objects

Sector awaits result of National Gallery case

Tribunal of educators seeking to be recognised as staff has put a spotlight on working practices 

Arts can play a major role in tackling social isolation

The government's loneliness strategy highlights role culture can play in connecting people