Daily Archives: June 24, 2016

Horserace Betting Levy Board, London

Horserace Betting Levy Board (HBLB) The Horserace Betting Levy Board (HBLB) is required to collect a statutory levy, known as the Horserace Betting Levy, from horseracing bookmakers and the Tote successor company which it then distributes for the improvement of horseracing and breeds of horses and for the advancement of […]

Horniman Public Museum and Public Park Trust, London

Horniman Public Museum and Public Park Trust Opened in 1901, the Horniman was designed in the Arts and Crafts style. It was founded by Frederick Horniman, who had inherited his father’s tea business, which by 1891 had become the world’s biggest tea trading company. It specialises in anthropology, natural history […]

Heritage Lottery Fund, London

Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) in Holbein Place Using money raised through the National Lottery, the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) gives grants to sustain and transform the UK’s heritage. Museums, parks, historic places, archaeology, natural environment and cultural traditions all receive investment. HLF is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored by […]

Geffrye Museum, London

Geffrye Museum (GMus) in Kingsland Road The Geffrye Museum (GMus) depicts the quintessential style of English middle-class living rooms. Geffrye Museum (GMus) collections of furniture, textiles, paintings and decorative arts are displayed in a series of period rooms from 1600 to the present day. GMus is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored […]