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

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Museum Profile – Foundling Museum

The Foundling Museum’s mission is to transform lives through creative action. We tell the story of the Foundling Hospital, which was established in 1739 by the philanthropist Thomas Coram…

Trustee vacancy – The Hockey Museum

The Hockey Museum in Woking, Surrey is seeking a motivated individual with experience of fundraising in the charity sector to join the Board of Trustees to support the delivery of its strategic pla…

The value of networks

“You know everyone!” my two children often say after I’ve been to an event, which of course isn’t true. Over the years, however, I’ve been fortunate to build a pool of people from various…

Protecting your trustees

Not for profit organisation trustees can protect themselves and their assets through carefully assessing risks and potential solutions explain Hayes Parsons Insurance Brokers. …

Understanding emotional connections to museums

During the pandemic we saw many passionate local people getting together to support and ‘save’ their local museums or similar cultural organisations. Our new research project asks ‘Ho…

Trustee vacancy – Chair – Bishops Palace

The Bishop’s Palace, Wells is seeking an experienced and inspirational leader to Chair the Board of Trustees as the Charity moves forward to build on the successful heritage visitor attractio…

Trustee vacancy – Royal Hampshire Regiment Trust

The Royal Hampshire Regiment Trust is the main Board responsible for all activities to do with the Regiment, including the Museum and Memorial Garden. The Board is divided into 3 sub-committees: Mu…

Honours Week 14 – 17 June

To celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee year, the Cabinet Office are running a week of honours related events which will take place virtually from the 14 – 17 June 2022. …

Cylchlythyr ymddiriedolwyr AIM Mai 2022

AIM Higher Boed yn adolygu arfer da sylfaenol neu yn delio gyda heriau cymhleth, mae ein rhaglen gymorth llywodraethu AIM Higher (yr enw newydd i Prospering Boards) yn cynni…

Trustee vacancy – Chair – Holocaust Survivors’ Friendship Association

The HSFA was formed in 1996 to provide friendship and support to Holocaust survivors who fled Nazi persecution and resettled in Yorkshire. The HSFA became a registered charity in 2000, an incorpora…

Trustee vacancy – National Justice Museum

Supporting our Chief Executive, and her executive team in implementing the museum’s business recovery plans as quickly as possible is the priority of the Board currently. We are seeking to recrui…

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…

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