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  • An impressive array of historic British theatres are able to keep the curtain rising and the audience coming back for more thanks to the support they have received from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).
  • Pride of Queen Victoria’s notorious Black Battle fleet to be restored.
  • Looking out over London, the 140-year old Alexandra Palace - or Ally Pally as it affectionately known – has been at the heart of the British entertainment industry ever since it was first constructed.
  • As a new project is launched to capture the memories of Korean War veterans, we hear the story of veteran and Military Cross recipient John Bowler.
  • The discovery of the grave of King Richard III underneath a council car park in Leicester is one of the most extraordinary stories of recent times.
  • From our public parks to our shared memories, our historic houses to our landscapes, heritage means a lot to people across the UK.
  • We are pleased to announce that the East of England team is relocating to a shiny new office from 27 March 2015!
  • Culture Secretary Sajid Javid has today announced the appointment by the Prime Minister of Sir Peter Luff as the new Chair of the Board that runs both the National Heritage Memorial Fund (NHMF) and the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).
  • It’s National Apprenticeship Week in England. Our Head of HR, Iain Bailey, explains why HLF wants to employ more apprentices to train on-the-job.
  • Since the moment Muffin the Mule trotted (with the help of human sidekick Annette Mills) onto our screens in 1946, countless stories, characters and theme songs have been broadcast for our younger family members.


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