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New advice on planning, the historic environment and archaeology in England

Historic England has published new Good Practice Advice on planning and the historic environment. Prepared by various organisations represented on the Historic Environment Forum, including the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists and Historic England, the advice underpins the Government’s Planning Practice Guidance which in turn expands upon the core policy principles of the National Planning Policy Framework.

Cultural Heritage Sector Skills Survey

Survey launched to assess skills in the cultural heritage sector

Creative & Cultural Skills and English Heritage, with additional funding from the Welsh Government’s Sector Priorities Fund pilot programme, are seeking the views of employers and freelancers regarding skills and workforce development issues within the cultural heritage sector.

IfA welcomes Scottish Government announcements on historic environment strategy and structures

IfA welcomes the publication this week by Scottish Government of its consultation on the draft Historic Environment Strategy for Scotland and its planned merger of Historic Scotland and the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland.

IfA will submit a detailed response on the during the consultation period, but at this stage wishes to note its support for

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