News

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

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Update on joint statement on Museums & Collections at risk

Arts Council England has updated their joint statement with 16 museum funders and sector bodies about heritage, museums and collections at risk, outlining our coordinated approach to helping organi…

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Ensuring your voice is heard

AIM Director Lisa Ollerhead outlines her initial priorities as we start on the road to recovery from the pandemic. Five and a bit weeks into being AIM’s Director feels lik…

Resilience planning for your museum

If there is one take away from the last 15 months, it is that the unforeseen, or perhaps the unthinkable, can happen say Hayes Parsons Insurance Brokers. What do we …

Trustee vacancy – HMS Unicorn

The Unicorn Preservation Society, known as UPS, is a unique charity accountable for a unique and precious 200-year-old heritage asset: HMS Unicorn. UPS is located in Dundee, but we are inter…

Lily Parr: Trailblazer for women’s football

MUSEUM’S NEW DISPLAY OPENS AHEAD OF ANNIVERSARY OF BAN  Lily Parr – one of football’s first female superstars – gets a new permanent museum dis…

New card game to fight museum pests

Whilst museums struggle to counter growing numbers of pests during lockdown, a new card game has been created to boost knowledge of the main offenders’ identification and treatment. These …

Trustee vacancies – The Hockey Museum

The Hockey Museum is a young, vibrant and rapidly expanding sporting heritage museum in Surrey and is seeking 4 new Trustees to join the Board. Museum Professional Trustee at The Hockey M…

Trustee vacancy – Anaesthesia Heritage Centre

The Anaesthesia Heritage Centre in London is seeking a Learning and Engagement Independent Specialist. Following grant funding and internal working party discussions the vision for the Anaes…

Trustee vacancy – Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum

Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum is looking for a dynamic Chair who can lead the museum by using our recently drawn up Business Recovery Plan as a basis for improving sustainability and future planni…

The latest in your CFG membership

Helping you to build finance skills and resilience: The latest in your Charity Finance Group membership. “CFG provides insight into diverse topics which is very helpfu…

AIM members keep safety measures in place

As COVID-19 restrictions across England are lifted, we’ve taken a look at the approaches that just some AIM members are taking. According to statements on their social media and websites, …

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