Time for a trailblazing approach to Britain’s cultural heritage
Last year, I found myself at two very different cultural events, just a few weeks apart.
One was held in the awe-inspiring surroundings of the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square. There, I found myself surrounded by the great and the good of the British cultural establishment, attending the launch of a new government report, “Culture Is Digital”.
The other was held in the humbler surroundings of Inverbervie Public Library in the Mearns. There, I found myself surrounded by the great and the good of the community of Inverbervie and surrounds, to celebrate the opening of the Inverbervie Folk Museum.
The opening of the …read more