Month: September 2010

Heritage Quangos at Risk – a draft list

Update: The planned merger of English Heritage and HLF will not go ahead, the Government has announced.  Further details are available on the DCOMS website. Rescue has pulled together a list of heritage bodies at risk from the latest cuts proposed by the Coalition government to Quangos. The list is reproduced, in full, below: Public …

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Heritage Quangos at Risk

Since coming to power, the coalition have made no secret of their plans to make wide ranging cuts to Quangos which they see as wasteful of public money. The official news was not due to emerge until the Comprehensive Spending Review , in october, but a list of 177 bodies under threat has been seen …

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Greenwich Park: NOGOE states their case

Rescue has received the following PowerPoint from NOGOE – No to Greenwich Olympic Equestrian Events. They presented this at a meeting with the Chief Planning Officer, Greenwich Council and LOCOG, in an attempt to stress the importance of the Roman archaeology, and the necessity of managing the archaeological mitigation for the scheme, as thoroughly as …

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