Published: 3rd Apr 2020

The National Lottery Heritage Fund will create a £50m fund to support the heritage sector as an immediate response to the coronavirus outbreak.   The UK-wide fund, with money raised from The National Lottery. will address immediate pressures over the next three-six months for those organisations most in need. It will be open for applications within the next few days. Grants of between £3,000 and £50,000 will be made available. It is available to organisations across the full breadth of heritage, including historic sites, industrial and maritime heritage, museums, libraries and archives, parks and gardens, landscapes and nature. Organisations which have received funding in the past or are either a current grantee, or still under contract following a previous grant, can apply. Priority will be given where: there is limited or no access to other sources of support where heritage is most at risk where an organisation is at risk of severe … (To read the full article, subscribe below)