This section features news, events and staff and Trustee vacancies from across the museum and heritage sector.

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Joint AIM NMDC Statement

Following the Arts Council England submission deadline this week, AIM Chair, Andrew Lovett and NMDC Chair, Maria Balshaw have issued a short statement recognising the hard work of colleag…

Trustee vacancy – Eskdale Mill

Eskdale Mill & Heritage Trust is recruiting a Secretary, Chair, watermill & hydro engineering experts and finance/admin support to join the Board.    The duties of…

Trustee vacancy – Court Barn

Guild of Handicraft Trust at Court Barn in Gloucestershire seeks a Secretary to join the Board. The role entails the normal secretarial functions one would expect from a charity of our natur…

Trustee vacancy – Kempton Great Engines Trust

Kempton Great Engines Trust seeks a Treasurer to join the Board of Trustees. Kempton Steam Museum is embarking on an ambitious expansion programme and the Treasurer will play a central role …

Trustee vacancy – Norwich Printing Museum

The Norwich Printing Museum is recruiting to a small number of voluntary positions on its Board of Trustees. We are a rarity, being one of the few remaining working printing…

TWA Digitisation Grant 2022 – it’s back!

TWA are thrilled to announce the return of the TWA Digitisation Grant 2022. The grant window will open on 20 June 2022, making this the grant’s fifth year financially supporting …

Fantastic for Families Awards 2022

Have you provided cultural and creative opportunities for families or older people over the last year? Family Arts Campaign have launched applications for the Fantastic fo…

Trustee vacancy – Crystal Palace Museum

Overview: The Crystal Palace Museum seeks an Honorary Treasurer to maintain the museum accounts, throughout the year, and prepare the end of year report and accounts, for ex…

3 key issues facing museums and heritage sites after Covid-19 (and how we can fix them)

Megan Thompson, business development manager for AIM Associate Supplier Vennersys, has investigated the issues facing the museum and heritage site industry because of the Covid-19 pandemic.…

Trustee vacancy – Farfield Mill Arts & Heritage Centre

Farfield Mill Arts & Heritage Centre in Cumbria is looking for a Director with a professional background and experience of Finance.  This is a voluntary role providing oversight of the Communi…

Trustee vacancy – Elizabeth Gaskell’s House

Elizabeth Gaskell’s House is seeking a Treasurer to join their board of Trustees. Our Trustees have the ultimate responsibility for governing the house and charity and as Treasurer you would take…

AIM Hallmark Tackling Inequality Grant Awards 2022

AIM is pleased to announce that six awards were made to members who recently applied for funding from the AIM Hallmarks Grants, funded by Arts Council England. In 2022, £55…

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