Department for Culture Media and Sport

archive 2010


Public Appointments January – December 2010


Issued by the Public Appointments & Honours Unit

DCMS Public Bodies Directory 2010


DCMS is responsible for 56 public bodies that help deliver the Department's strategic aim and objectives.

Plans for the Legacy from the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games


This document sets out the Government's high-level vision and detailed plans for the legacy from the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Local Area statistics on adult participation in Sport and Culture – Active People Survey 4


These local area statistics on sports and cultural participation produced by Sport England and DCMS were released on 16 December 2010 according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.

Export of Objects of Cultural Interest 2009-10


56th annual report of the Reviewing Committee on the Export of Works of Art and Objects of Cultural Interest.

Measuring the value of culture: a report to the Department for Culture Media and Sport


Measuring the value of culture: a report to the Department for Culture Media and Sport was written by Dr David O'Brien from Leeds Metropolitan University who carried out a 6-month fellowship that was jointly-funded by AHRC, ESRC and DCMS, from April to October 2010.

Report of the Spoliation Advisory Panel in respect of an oil sketch by Sir Peter Paul Rubens, The Coronation of the Virgin, now in the possession of the Samuel Courtauld Trust


The Spoliation Advisory Panel advises claimants and institutions on what might be an appropriate course of action to take following a claim. 

Commercially Viable Local Television in the UK – A Review by Nicholas Shott


Nicholas Shott has submitted his final report to Jeremy Hunt advising on the conditions necessary for commercially viable local TV to be sustainable in the UK.

Creative Industries Economic Estimates – December 2010 (Experimental Statistics)


This bulletin contains experimental statistics on gross value added (GVA), employment and numbers of businesses within the creative industries.

MacGregor report on the role endowments could play in DCMS funded museums and galleries


Director of the British Museum Neil MacGregor reports to the Secretary of State on his research into national museum endowments.