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  • It’s Love Parks Week and 16 parks have even more to celebrate, thanks to National Lottery players.
  • Ben Greener explains how long-forgotten historic buildings are re-opening for business, thanks to investment from HLF's Heritage Enterprise programme.
  • Three Victorian seasidetowns are the latest to be refurbished with cash from HLF’s Townscape Heritage programme.
  • The plight of the red squirrel is perhaps one of the most well-known conservation issues that the UK has faced.
  • The finalists of this year’s Art Fund Prize for the Museum of the Year have been announced. Now in its 13th year, we take a look at how National Lottery funding has helped produce world-class winners.
  • To mark the UK’s first-ever Disabled Access Day, Liz Ellis, Policy Adviser for Communities and Diversity at the Heritage Lottery Fund, shares her top...
  • The Wedgwood Collection – one of the most important industrial archives in the world – has been saved well ahead of the 30 November target, thanks to the generosity of over 7,000 individuals, Lottery players, several businesses and a number of grant-making foundations.
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