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Heritage and Culture

Heritage and Culture:

  • The budget for Manx National Heritage for the next financial year will be £4,638,000 which is an increase of £46,000 or around 1%
  • There is no increase for Culture Vannin, they will receive £430,000 which is the same as last year
  • £4,500,000 has been allocated for projects to maintain and improve the heritage railways assets
  • In the Budget document, there is reference to the Heritage Rail Prom Horse Tram, under ‘Capital Programme Future Schemes.  However, there doesn’t appear to be any committed funding.