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Government to publish Brexit impact report for museum sector

The Department for Exiting the EU has published a list of 58 sectors for which it has produced  impact studies. These include museums, galleries and libraries as well as many areas of the arts, including film, music and the performing and visual arts. The government initially said the detail of the reports would remain secret so that negotiations can be ‘conducted in a safe space’. However, it has now said it will publish the reports after some redactions. At the time of writing, the exact nature of the Brexit reports is uncertain, and Brexit Secretary David Davis says the material is not in the form of 'discrete impact assessments'.

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-41849030

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-politics-41887404

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-latest-news-secret-studies-report-eu-talks-safe-space-labour-opposition-a8028701.html 

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