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Karen Bradley

Karen Bradley
Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport

Championing Britain in China

December 19, 2016 — China

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport

Championing Britain in ChinaEarlier this month I visited China with other government ministers to exchange ideas and experiences, and enhance ties between our two nations. I also took the largest delegation of individuals from cultural, creative industries and sport sectors that have ever accompanied a DCMS Minister abroad.The People to People Dialogue is a key pillar…

Paralympic pride

September 22, 2016 — Sport

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport

Returning from Rio yesterday, after experiencing my first Paralympic games as Culture Secretary and flying the flag for Britain in Brazil, has left many treasured memories, especially in celebrating the formidable performance of our ParalympicsGB team.

Championing Britain in Rio

August 19, 2016 — Sport

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport

What an honour it has been to visit Rio and not only get the chance to promote our cultural interests to one of the world’s key markets, but also have the privilege of seeing Team GB excel.

#GlobalBritain: Culture Capitals

August 16, 2016 — Culture

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport

Last week I visited Edinburgh and saw for myself why the city is one of the leading cultural destinations in the world.  For one month every year this great capital is filled with the best artists, comedians and storytellers from far and wide.The celebration of the arts, culture and literature is something that we see…

A great festival of culture

August 8, 2016 — Culture

Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport

It has been wonderful to visit Edinburgh today, enjoy some of the shows and see for myself why millions of people visit the festivals each year. Karen Bradley visits Celts exhibitionThere is no greater celebration of the arts, culture and literature than the Edinburgh Festivals. For one month every year this great city is filled…