Martin Green

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Britain’s health secretary Matt Hancock has claimed to have met his goal of increasing coronavirus testing to 100,000 a day by the end of April. Photograph:  Pippa Fowles/AFP via Getty Images

Britain’s health secretary Matt Hancock has claimed to have met his goal of increasing coronavirus testing to 100,000 a day by the end of April despit(...)

Primrose Hill in London. Photograph: Henry Nicholls/Reuters

Chancellor of the exchequer Rishi Sunak has warned that the British government will not be able to protect every business and every household during t(...)

Whisky expert Charles MacLean with the  bottle of The Macallan Valerio Adami 60 year-old 1926 to be auctioned in Edinburgh. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

A bottle of Scotch whisky, thought to be the world’s most valuable, has been sold for just over €950,000. The bottle of The Macallan Valerio Adami fe(...)

Galway: EU report says the city’s 2020 Capital of Culture project is “not being well-managed”. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

A European Capital of Culture expert says a new EU report on Galway’s 2020 project indicates it is “not being well-managed” at this stage. British ar(...)

Martin Green has been asked to advise the Galway European city of culture 2020 team. He was in charge of Hull’s British city of culture designation  last year.

Galway’s 2020 project team has hired in the former head of a British cultural capital on a consultancy basis, following the loss of its creative direc(...)

Martin Green, who has died aged 82, was a writer, poet and publisher. Among the many books he encouraged as an editor at MacGibbon and Kee in the 1960(...)