Department for Culture, Media and Sport

(redirected from Department for National Heritage)

Department for Culture, Media and Sport

A department of the British government responsible for internet and media regulation in the United Kingdom and for the promotion of the arts, sports, and creative economic sectors in England alone. It was established in 1992 as the Department of National Heritage and took its current name in 1997.
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For even though the post-1997 DCMS initially distanced itself from its former existence as the Department for National Heritage, the influx of lottery money meant that from the mid1990s heritage politics were entering the public realm.
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