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'Would you like to see the Wellcome Wing?' asks Sir Neil Cossons with evident enthusiasm,almost before I've had time to sink into the stylish leather sofa which contrasts with the austere grandeur of'the sort ofSelfridge's building'which houses the office from which he directs the Science Museum.It neatly establishes that we will talk about his achievements at the Museum before we raise the subject ofhis appointment as chairman-designate ofEnglish Heritage.He's obviously known and liked ...

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