News

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

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Rebuilding Heritage – Survival to Sustainability

Free webinars for the heritage sector now open for booking https://rebuildingheritage.org.uk/bookingnow/…

National Lottery Open Week

This year, National Lottery Open Week will run between 5 – 13 June 2021. You may know it from previous years as the #ThanksToYou campaign. You can find out more, or regi…

Survive and thrive – AIM’s update on a challenging year

Flexible, proactive and practical, AIM’s work has changed continuously in response to the impact of the pandemic. Below are just some of our highlights from a challenging year.…

British Museum Knowledge Share event series – new dates released

The next sessions in the British Museum Knowledge Share Spring Event Series are now open for booking. Designed for people working in museums and cultural heritage, these free online events a…

Rebuilding Heritage new group training offers

Rebuilding Heritage is a free support programme, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, to help the heritage sector respond to the ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.…

British Museum Knowledge Share Events

The British Museum National Programmes team are pleased to announce a series of free online events in Spring 2021. Designed for people working in the museum and cultural heritage s…

Museum Profile – Nantgarw China Works and Museum

When we think of the Welsh Valleys our thoughts generally turn to male voice choirs, Tom Jones, rugby and of course coal – the black gold that fuelled so much of the industrial revolution and lef…

Putting finance first

As we face a difficult financial environment together, it’s important finance managers and leaders are feeling supported with expertise and connected to peers from similar organisations, so we’…

AMA events

The AMA has a variety of webinars coming up between January and March that are a great way to fit some training into your week — whether you’re at home or are back in the office. They co…

It’s Showtown!

Seeking to bring together the best of museum and visitor attraction, Showtown celebrates Blackpool and its role in the development of British popular culture. We spoke to Learning and Engag…

Heritage Heroes Awards 2020

Heritage Heroes Awards 2020: Nominations are now open! Do you know someone who went in to check on an empty heritage building in lockdown? Do you know someone who check…

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