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

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How AIM members have shaped the Museums + Heritage Awards

AIM members have made a significant contribution to the ‘Hall of Fame’ in which Museums + Heritage Award winners of the past now reside. Just last year, across …

The Museums Lab 2022

TheMuseumsLab 2022 is a programme developed to support professional exchanges between curators, researchers, and executives, working in museums, galleries and heritage sites across African and Euro…

Museum Profile – Scottish Crannog Centre

Striding into the future with confidence The replica at the heart of the Scottish Crannog Centre was destroyed by fire in June this year. Yet, as Managing Director Mike Bens…

Art Fund Museum of the Year 2022

UK’s museums invited to apply for the world’s leading museum prize Applications to open from 5 January 2022 Prize fund total £160,000 20…

A message for members from the AIM Director

Hello all, Another week’s eNews and another gloomy prime ministerial statement to respond to. The message to people to reduce socialising is a hard one for museums and heritage organisatio…

Cylchlythyr Ymddiriedolwyr AIM Rhagfyr 2021

Astudiaeth Achos Llywodraethu – National Tramway Museum Derbyniwyd cymorth ymgynghorol gan y National Tramway Museum gan raglen Byrddau sy’n Ffynnu AIM yn gynharach …

How can Charity Finance help in reaching net-zero?

With five years passed since the signing of the Paris agreement and the latest meeting of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) COP 26 having taken place a month ago, there…

A message from AIM Director, Lisa Ollerhead

To all AIM members, Once again, it feels like we are entering a (more) worrying and unpredictable time. More information is below about last night’s announcements that England is moving in…

Private investment in culture survey from Arts Council England

Help Arts Council England understand trends in cultural fundraising, provide more effective support for cultural organisations, and better advocate for the sector. They have launched a Priva…

Sector invited to shape the second national strategy for Scotland’s museums and galleries

Museums Galleries Scotland (MGS) is inviting people working in all roles in Scotland’s museums and galleries to help shape the second national strategy for Scotland’s museums and galleries. The…

Survey – Impact of Covid-19 on the cultural workforce

Arts Council England would like AIM members to take the time to share your experiences of how the Covid-19 has impacted you. It goes without saying that it has been a challenging 18 months f…

Applications open for new Clore Leadership programmes

Clore Leadership is pleased to announce they are now inviting applications for the next Emerging Leaders and Leadership Pulse Courses for Spring 2022. The closing date for all applications i…

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