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English museums could close or bring back entry fees

14 June 2013 Last updated at 12:49 BST

The Spending Review is expected to see cuts to the budget for the Department of Culture, Media and Sport, prompting fears that museums in England will lose money and could close, or at least bring back entry fees.

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