UK Government Announces £1.57 Billion Package For Arts IndustriesThe UK government has announced a £1.57 billion package to fund music venues, independent cinemas, museums, galleries, theatres and heritage sites following repeated calls to save the arts. The ‘world-leading’ support package, announced yesterday, July 5, offers emergency grants and loans to help the companies and organisations ‘weather the impact of coronavirus’ as the outbreak …3
Visit some free virtual museums and landmarks while quarantinedMany of us are less than a week into our respective self-quarantines, and already losing our minds. Thankfully, Virtual School Activities provides an extensive selection of free online spots to check out and learn you somethin’ during these trying times.1
Museum: 'Dukes of Hazzard' car with Confederate flag to stayVOLO, Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois auto museum has no plan to stop displaying a Dodge Charger from the "Dukes of Hazzard" television show with the Confederate battle flag painted atop the vehicle. Statues of Confederate generals and soldiers are being taken down across the country, NASCAR has banned the flag from its races and the Confederate emblem is being removed from the Mississippi state flag.