V&A name ‘remains’

The Victoria and Albert Museum has denied press reports that it is looking for a snappier name. – Speculation that the museum was to be renamed was sparked by an article in the latest issue of the museum’s magazine, by its director Dr Alan Borg.

The Victoria and Albert Museum has denied press reports that it is looking for a snappier name.

Speculation that the museum was to be renamed was sparked by an article in the latest issue of the museum’s magazine, by its director Dr Alan Borg.

According to a museum spokeswoman: ‘It was a lighthearted piece to get people to look at the museum in a different light. We are not seriously proposing to change the name of the museum.’

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