News

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

You can submit news articles for consideration to editor@aim-museums.co.uk

Take The Pain Out Of Insuring Your Collections: Top Tips From Hallett Independent

AIM Associate Suppliers and Art and Heritage insurance specialists, Hallett Independent, have kindly written some top tips for AIM members to help t…

New Digital Marketing Modern Apprenticeships From Museums Galleries Scotland

Museums Galleries Scotland, in partnership with Sixth Sense Training, have developed an exciting new opportunity to kick off the New Year. The brand new …

New AIM Guide For Boards: Planning To Recruit A Manager

If you are a Trustee of a museum or heritage organisation, a new AIM Guide called ‘Planning to Recruit A Manager’ will help you to focus on the stages of recruitment that take place before you …

AIM Conservation Grants Now Open For Applications

Does your museum need financial or practical support for a conservation project? AIM members can now apply for the next round of our conservation grants which closes on the 31 March 2019. We…

What Are The Benefits Of Smart Meters (AMR) For Your Museum?

Smart meters, or more precisely, Automatic Meter Readers, are rising in popularity and many museums are coming to understand what they can gain from installing an AMR meter. If you’re still unsur…

How Can Museums Work With Web Design Agencies?

One of the challenges heritage sector organisations face when commissioning a new website is working with web design agencies. Building a great relationship and mutual understanding with you…

Writing Effective Proposals To Trusts And Foundations For Museums And Heritage Sites

AIM Associate Suppliers – Tarnside Consulting – work with charities to help them fundraise effectively. In this article, they offer thought…

New AIM Associate Supplier: Gateway Ticketing Systems

We are delighted to welcome Gateway Ticketing Systems as new AIM Associate Suppliers. Gateway Ticketing Systems is the world’s leading provider of integrated visitor management solutions f…

New AIM Associate Suppliers: NovaDura

We are delighted to welcome NovaDura as new AIM Associate Suppliers.  NovaDura products are widely used in wayfinding/interpretation projects and architect…

AIM And Charity Finance Group Gift Aid Webinar: Top Tips And Resources

If you couldn’t attend the recent AIM and Charity Finance Group webinar on Gift Aid, the slides and recorded presentation are now available below. Rachel Cooper, who runs …

How Your Museum Can Cut Down On Single Use Plastics: Product, Packaging And Personal

No one could have escaped the backlash against single use plastics which has become a talking point both for businesses and consumers. Concern was initially kicked off by The Blue Planet series, bu…

New AIM Associate Suppliers: Tarnside

Tarnside helps charities fundraise effectively so they can make good things happen. We have worked extensively with museums, galleries and heritage sites, delivering everything from small-scale tru…

Join AIM

Join AIM for support, discounts and other benefits

Sign up to AIM e-newsletter

Sign up for free to receive the fortnightly E News from AIM and get news about jobs, grants, events and much more

AIM Grants

AIM can offer member museums a variety of grants to support different areas of your work