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

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Kerb appeal

The phrase “Kerb appeal” is not something one immediately relates to museums and insurance! But the phrase can be a useful umbrella term to thinking about the outside of your museum and how to …

Heritage sector calls for all political parties to put the past at the heart of their plans for the future

New Heritage Manifesto includes VAT cuts on repair, disincentives for demolition and a new National Retrofit Strategy to meet net zero Ahead of the next UK general election,…

Cylchlythyr Ymddiriedolwyr AIM Gorffennaf 2023

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 – Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum

The Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum is seeking to recruit several trustees.  We are looking for someone to work with the Chief Executive to develop and implement the Museum’s policies and procedure…

Trustee vacancy – St Barbe Museum and Art Gallery

Become a Trustee of St Barbe Museum + Art Gallery Help us achieve our ambition to become one of the most respected small museums and art galleries in the UK, inspiring the c…

Trustee vacancy – Hornsea Museum

Hornsea Museum is looking to recruit a trustee with overall responsibility for buildings and maintenance. Applications are invited, especially from those with some buildings management exper…

Black Country Living Museum opens new high street

Black Country Living Museum has opened a new high street to the public. Including a music shop, butchers, hairdressers and more; the latest part of their capital development transports visitors fro…

Trustee vacancy – Compton Verney

Trustee vacancies at Compton Verney: Compton Verney House Charity (CVHC) Trustee Finance & Audit Committee Member Compton Verney Publications Limited…

AIM Conference 2024 speaker callout

Can you help? We are looking for contributions to our breakout sessions for next year’s conference at Black Country Living Museum. Always a popular part of the programme, …

Trustee vacancy – Brighton and Hove Museums

Brighton & Hove Museums are run by an independent charitable trust, the Royal Pavilion and Museums Trust, which is governed by a board of trustees. The Trust want to appoint two new Shadow Trus…

Trustee vacancy – Chair – Kings Own Royal Regiment Museum

The King’s Own Royal Regiment is seeking to appoint a new Chair of Trustees to take over from Robin Ashcroft who steps down in April 2024, having served as Chair since …

Fantastic for Families Awards 2023 are now open!

Family Arts Campaign’s annual awards are now open for applications. The Fantastic for Families Awards celebrate the wealth of outstanding creative provision for families of all ages across the UK…

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