IMC 2006: Sessions

Session 1426: Special Lecture IMC 2006: Transitory Fragments and the Public Purse

Wednesday 12 July 2006, 19.30-20.30

Introduction:Margaret Atack, School of Languages, Cultures & Societies - French, University of Leeds
Speaker:Liz Forgan, Heritage Lottery Fund, London
Abstract

The Heritage Lottery Fund was established by Parliament in 1994 to make grants to heritage-based projects across the United Kingdom. This year, the HLF will allocate around £330 million, and since 1994 it has awarded over £3 billion to more than 15,000 projects throughout the UK. Dame Liz Forgan, CBE, is the HLF’s Chair. Formerly Managing Director of BBC Radio and Channel 4’s Director of Programmes, she is also a former Chair of the Churches Conservation Trust, a former Trustee of the Phoenix Trust, Chair of the Scott Trust, and a board member of the Conservatoire for Dance and Drama.

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