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

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Museum Profile – Milton’s Cottage

Milton’s Cottage: where paradise was lost and found Open to the public since 1887, and based in the Buckinghamshire village of Chalfont St Giles, the Cottage is the pl…

LTC Rolt conference at Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust

Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust completes catalogue of the papers of LTC Rolt and announces May 2024 conference in partnership with Keele University to mark the 50th anniversary …

First round of Re:Collections Grants awarded

Three museums have been awarded Re:Collections Grants totalling over £54,000. Funded from the Welsh Government Anti-Racist Wales Culture, Heritage, and Sport Fund, Re:Colle…

Trustee vacancy – Metheringham Airfield Visitor Centre

Do you love the idea of keeping Lincolnshire’s wartime heritage alive?   Metheringham Airfield Visitor Centre (MAVC) currently has three Trustee vacancies. We are…

Steady state? AIM’s latest survey findings

In September 2023 AIM conducted a survey on how the sector is managing in the midst of challenges including continued high energy bills, lingering effects on audience numbers following the Covid-19…

Get funding to borrow from national collections

Applications to the Weston Loan Programme with Art Fund open on 23 October. The funding…

Change of leadership at Association for Cultural Enterprises as new CEO Gordon Morrison takes up role

A new chapter has begun at the Association for Cultural Enterprises, as long-standing CEO Jill Fenwick retires and is succeeded by newly appointed CEO Gordon Morrison. Durin…

Trustee vacancy – Museums Galleries Scotland

Museums Galleries Scotland (MGS) is the National Development Body for Scotland’s museum sector. An independent charity, we receive core funding from Scottish Government, which also provides fundi…

Trustee vacancy – Chair – Association of Cultural Enterprises

Are you passionate about the cultural sector and its role in society? Do you believe in the power of cultural commerce to help organisations survive and flourish? Do you have the skills, experience…

Trustee vacancy – Treasurer – Ely Museum

Treasurer wanted.  Could this be you?  We are looking to appoint a Treasurer to join Ely Museum at an exciting ti…

Trustee vacancy – Historic Buildings and Places

Historic Buildings & Places is one of the National Amenity Societies, an independent charity with a mission to sustain, defend, and promote for the benefit of everyone, with all aspects of the …

Trustee vacancy – Epping Forest District Museum Trust

Following a governance review, management of Epping Forest District Museum will be transferred from the District Council to the Epping Forest District Museum CIO in Spring 2024. Supported by a staf…

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