SEKHEMKA

NORTHAMPTON: THE MUSEUM SEKHEMKA [AND AN ANONYMOUS COLLECTOR] BUILT

Historian Mike Ingram takes a look at the newly refurbished Northampton Museum and Gallery and asks if the money from the controversial sale of the statue of Sekhemka by...

NORTHAMPTON BOROUGH COUNCIL SAVED BECAUSE OF ITS RECORD ON HERITAGE

Northampton Borough Council's "Green Initiative" at the town's nationally important Eleanor Cross. In an unexpected U-Turn by the...

AN OPEN LETTER TO THE POLITICIANS AND PEOPLE OF NORTHAMPTON AND NORTHAMPTONSHIRE 

The latest heritage scandal to afflict Northampton is over Northampton Borough Council's failure to repair the town's...

“CURSE OF SEKHEMKA” CLAIMS THIRD VICTIM AS NORTHAMPTON COUNCIL CHIEF QUITS

Egyptian people are devastated by the resignation of Chief Executive David Kennedy from Northampton Council Who can say that...

CURSE OF SEKHEMKA STRIKES AS NORTHAMPTON BOROUGH COUNCIL PILLORIED OVER FAILURE TO MAINTAIN ELEANOR CROSS

The Northampton Borough Council cabinet document which shows the council allocating money for work on the "Eleanor Cross"...

CURSE OF SEKHEMKA LATEST: POLICE PROBE DONATIONS TO MACKINTOSH ELECTION CAMPAIGN

In the latest twist to the long running Northampton Town FC loan scandal, the Police have confirmed today that they have been passed a...

SEKHEMKA CASE FILES SHAME MUSEUM ESTABLISHMENT, DCMS AND ACE’s LACK OF ACTION SAY CAMPAIGNERS

Has the World Seen the back of Sekhemka? The full extent of the loss to Britain, Egypt and potentially to international scholarship, brought about by...

SAVE SEKHEMKA ACTION GROUP BOW OUT WITH BROADSIDE AT “TOOTHLESS” MUSEUM’S ESTABLISHMENT

Members of the Save Sekhemka Action Group protesting outside Christie's in London in July 2014 The Northampton based UK arm of the campaign to keep...

SEKHEMKA AND THE PANAMA PAPERS: OWNING ART CAN BE TAXING [UNLESS YOU OFFSHORE]

Christie's London Auction House   On Friday 1 April, April Foolsday in the UK, the Department for Culture Media and Sport announced that, with no buyer...

ACTION GROUP SLAM DCMS DECISION TO GRANT SEKHEMKA OWNER AN EXPORT LICENCE

The Save Sekhemka Action Group Poster The Department for Culture Media and Sport confirmed this afternoon that, as no buyer for the statue of the...

REPORTS FROM ART WORLD SEKHEMKA BUYER IS AMERICAN COLLECTOR

Sekhemka:  now you see him , soon you won't . Sources in the Art World have told thePipeLine that the anonymous  buyer who paid a...