News

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

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Trustee vacancy – Farfield Mill

Farfield Mill in Cumbria provides open studios for 20 craftsmen and artists, an outlet for the work of designer makers, galleries hosting art & craft exhibitions, and a heritage exhibition abou…

The latest in Charity Finance Group membership – helping you to build finance skills and resilience

“I’ve found access to expert advice and support through CFG hugely useful.” Stephanie Fuller, Director CEO, Ditchling Museum of Art and Craft. As…

Reduced VAT rate on Utilities for Museums, Charities and Not-for-Profit organisations

There are potentially thousands of Charities and Not-for-Profit organisations across the UK too paying too much for their energy bills. Energy suppliers usually treat charities like small businesse…

It’s in the data – why membership is so important

Members spend more and visit more often than non-members, so membership is a vital part of a museum’s offering. Smita Jalaf from Associate Supplier Vennersys shares data that shows just h…

Trustee vacancy – East Grinstead Museum

East Grinstead Museum in West Sussex are looking for a dynamic and creative Trustee to join our board as we embark on a series of exciting projects after the COVID 19 Lockdown. Number of mee…

Trustee vacancy – The Story Museum

The Story Museum in Oxford is recruiting the following new trustees: Trustee – Museums and Heritage: The Story Museum is seeking a trustee who will bring current and…

WCVA – Wales voluntary sector income survey

Richard Newton Consulting and the Chartered Institute of Fundraising Cymru are undertaking an assignment of work on behalf of WCVA to understand more about fundraising in Wales. In particular the a…

Trustee vacancy – Natural History Museum

The Prime Minister wishes to appoint a new Commercial Trustee to the board of the Natural History Museum. Applications are encouraged from all sections of the community to help ensure that the Muse…

Trustee vacancy – Royal Armouries

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport is seeking to appoint an outstanding individual to join the Board of Trustees of the Royal Armouries, the national museum of arms and armour. Th…

Trustee vacancy – Museum of the Home

The Museum of the Home Are you inspired by the Museum of the Home’s vision to reveal and rethink the ways we live, in order to live better together? Are you passionate abo…

Trustee vacancy – Jane Austen’s House

Jane Austen’s House Museum is recruiting for new members to join our Board of Trustees. We are seeking individuals with the experience, credibility and dedication to lead Jane Austen’s House in…

Trustee vacancy – Crossness Engines Trust

The Crossness Engines Trust in South East London are recruiting a new Chair of the Trustee Board. The Chair will lead in delivering the Trust’s Mission, Vision and Strategic Plans. They wi…

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