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

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Steps to Sustainability Round 3 applications open

AIM is pleased to be working with Social Enterprise Academy on the third round of Steps to Sustainability Heritage organisations across the UK are under increasi…

Tyne & Wear Archives and Museums win case against Valuation Office Agency

Tyne & Wear Archives and Museums (TWAM) have won their case against the Valuation Office Agency (VOA) and will now only pay nominal business rates for Shipley Art Gallery, Laing Art Gallery, an…

New AIM trustees elected

Three new Trustees have been appointed to the AIM Board following the AGM in June Liz Power  Liz has worked in museums for over 23 years, starting o…

Get involved with The Great Escape

Art Fund, the UK charity for art and museums, has launched The Great Escape – a new programme exploring the biodiversity of our landscape. The Great Escape is a new initia…

Trustee vacancy – Blandford Fashion Museum

Due to the resignation of our current volunteer Treasurer, the Museum is seeking applicants for the role of a Museum Treasurer who also sits on the Board of Trustees. Supported by the Museum…

Trustee vacancy – National Museum of the Royal Navy

The National Museum of the Royal Navy is looking to appoint up to two new trustees to join its Board of Trustees. We are specifically looking for people who have experience and skills withi…

Take part in an exciting new museum-based quiz show

Two Rivers Media are currently casting for teams to take part in a museum-based quiz for a major UK broadcaster.  They’re looking for people in any role including curato…

Anti-racist Wales Culture, Heritage and Sport Fund grant scheme launch

The Welsh Government is taking action to make Wales an Anti-racist nation, publishing the ‘Anti-Racist Wales Action Plan’ to tackle systemic and institutionalised racism as well as laun…

Applications open – NRW Rising Leaders

AIM is excited to announce that applications are open for the second round of the Rising Leaders Programme for Museums, Archives and Libraries in Wales. …

Trustee vacancy – Chair – Dudley Canal & Tunnel Trust

Dudley Canal and Tunnel Trust is seeking a Board Chair to provide inspiration, leadership and guidance in strategic development and governance and to be an effective advocate for the Trust. We are …

Trustee vacancy – Port Sunlight Village Trust

Off the back of announcing our World Heritage ambitions for Port Sunlight, the world’s finest planned working-class community, custodians Port Sunlight Village Trust are now seeking new voluntary…

The National Survey of Scotland’s Museums and Galleries

Museums Galleries Scotland (MGS) is carrying out a National Survey of Scotland’s Museums and Galleries, supported by DC Research. The survey will provide MGS with essential i…

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