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Deputy Minister thanks team effort ahead of UNESCO decision

As the UNESCO World Heritage Committee convenes in in Fuzhou, China and virtually  on-line for the first time in its history,  the decision on whether the bid for the slate landscape of north-west Wales  will be  awarded World Heritage Site Status will be made this week. 

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Cultural Recovery Fund – gives life line to heritage sector

During visits to north Wales this week, Deputy Minister for Arts and Sport, Dawn Bowden met with recipients of the Welsh Government’s Cultural Recovery Fund – to see how funding has helped keep organisations afloat and safeguard jobs during a challenging time for the sector.

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Creating HAVOC in Wales - a new Netflix action thriller set to film this summer.

Director Gareth Evans’ exciting new project for Netflix, HAVOC, is set to be filmed in Wales this summer. The action thriller will be one of the biggest films ever to be produced in Wales, with Tom Hardy and Forest Whitaker on board to star.

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£1.1m for Museums and Libraries in Wales

Eight museums and libraries will benefit from £1.1million funding through the Welsh Government’s Transformation Capital Grants.