The miniature portrait of Edward Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of Cherbury by Isaac Oliver
16 August 2016

One of the most important miniature paintings of the Jacobean age has been purchased for the nation thanks to a funding partnership between the National Heritage Memorial Fund (NHMF), Art Fund and the National Trust. 

Roman 'pietre dure' cabinets
8 August 2016

An important pair of 17th century Roman 'pietre dure' cabinets have been saved from export by the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.

Shaw's Moon-Rockets
22 July 2016

National Heritage Memorial Fund cash kicks-off campaign to secure only complete 1930s Moonrocket.

Listed Places of Worship: Roof Repair Fund logo
6 July 2016

The setting of TV comedy Rev and a London church painted by French impressionist Camille Pissarro are among hundreds of historic places of worship receiving funding for urgent repairs, it was announced today.

A copy of John Donne's 'Good Friday, 1613, Riding Westward'
26 May 2016

Bodleian acquires rare works by 17th century greats Donne, Locke and Aubrey from Robert Pirie collection, returning national treasures to the UK.

Baronesss Kay Andrews
9 March 2016

In April we will welcome Baroness Elizabeth (Kay) Andrews OBE as our new Trustee. 

Ros Kerslake
7 March 2016

Ros Kerslake joins NHMF/HLF from The Prince's Regeneration Trust in the summer.

Homestead and the Forest’ cot quilt
8 February 2016

The ‘Homestead and the Forest’ cot quilt, designed by May Morris and embroidered by Jane Morris, has been acquired by the Society of Antiquaries of London.

Sir Neil Cossons
11 January 2016

We’re about to welcome a new trustee – Sir Neil Cossons - to the Board of the NHMF/HLF.

Victorian ceramic vase designed by William Burges
11 December 2015

National Museum Wales acquires William Burges vase thanks to the support of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, the Art Fund and the Headley Trust.