Department for Culture Media and Sport

archive 2012


DCMS Digital Strategy


The DCMS Digital Strategy sets out DCMS' key role in delivering the Government's digital agenda - through providing the UK with the best superfast broadband in Europe by 2015, and using digital technology to improve our ways of working, commuication with the public and policy-making.  It also takes the opportunity to showcase the great work being done by DCMS's arm's length bodies in the digital arena.

NERA Economic Consulting's assessment of lottery market issues


Independent research by NERA Economic Consulting for DCMS, looking at the impact of the Health Lottery and similar multiple society lotteries on the wider lottery market and the distribution of money going to good causes.   

Export of Objects of Cultural Interest 2011/12


58th annual report of the Reviewing Committee on the Export of Works of Art and Objects of Cultural Interest.

Digital Giving in the Arts – Democratising Philanthropy


An independent report commissioned by the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport on the scope for harnessing digital technology to boost charitable giving to the culture and heritage sectors.

Inspiring a generation: A Taking Part report on the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games


This report focuses on attitudes towards the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, looking at those who support and are against the Games and why.  A regression analysis looks at the key factors that most influence support for the Olympics.  There is also an in-depth look at the impact of the Games in motivating people to take up more sport, cultural activities and voluntary work.

Taking Part 2012/13 Quarter 2: Statistical Release


The Taking Part survey has run since 2005 and is the key evidence source for DCMS. It is a continuous face to face household survey of adults aged 16 and over in England and children aged 5-15 years old. This latest releases presents rolling estimates incorporating data from the second quarter of year eight of the survey.

Equal marriage consultation response


The Government has published its response to the consultation on equal civil marriage conducted earlier this year.

DCMS Autumn Statement settlement letters: December 2012


In line with our commitment to transparency, we are publishing the allocation letters the Department is sending to its funded bodies, so that the public can see how their money is being spent and what we expect in return.

Entertainment Licensing 2012


National statistics on Entertainment Licensing are produced by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.

Treasure Act 1996 Annual Report 2010


This is the twelfth Annual Report to Parliament on the operation of the Treasure Act 1996. Like its predecessors, it lists all the treasure finds reported in England, Wales and Northern Ireland from January to December 2010.