News

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

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Trustee vacancy – Wordsworth Trust

We are looking for people, based in any location but particularly from within Cumbria, who are passionate about the arts, share our ambition to broaden our audience, compl…

Helping you to build finance skills and resilience: The latest in your Charity Finance Group membership

“CFG provides insight into diverse topics which is very helpful to small organisations which would struggle to find such resources in-house.” Chris Smyth, Vintage Carriages Trust. …

Trustee vacancy – Spode Museum Trust

Spode Museum Trust is Seeking New Trustees Deadline for applications is Friday 16 July Interviews will take place at the Spode Museum Trust Heritage Centre on Thursday 29 July, 2021…

Trustee vacancy – Glenesk Folk Museum

The Glenesk Trust, which runs the fascinating Glenesk Folk Museum, is looking to strengthen the Board’s existing capacity, skills and experience to support delivery of its forward plan. Trustees …

Pankhurst Centre announces reopening plans

Community groups opening from 29 July 2021 Public opening from 29 August 2021  The Pankhurst Centre in Manchester has announced t…

Third round of Culture Recovery Fund announced

Further details of the third round of the Culture Recovery Fund were announced earlier today The additional £300 million for the Culture Recovery Fund was originally announced by t…

Art Fund ensures national treasures stay in the UK

Art Fund has long campaigned to improve the export licence system that protects our national treasures from being sold overseas. Sarah Philp, Art Fund’s director of programme and policy, …

Museum Profile – Dr Jenner’s House

General manager Owen Gower introduces the fascinating museum which preserves the birthplace of vaccination. Tucked away on a quiet lane in the Gloucestershire market town of…

Steps to Sustainability round 2 applications now open

About the programme This programme, starting in September 2021, will provide a pathway for a further 30 heritage organisations across the UK to be ambitious, forward thinkin…

Supporting collections through the pandemic

Art UK has been helping collections tell their stories and generate revenue throughout the pandemic. Camilla Stewart, Head of Commercial Programmes and Collection Partnerships, highlights s…

Trustee vacancy – Papplewick Pumping Station Trust

Papplewick Pumping Station Trust in Ravenshead (5m north of Nottingham) is seeking a Museum Advisor Trustee . Trustee with museum or heritage management skills to AMA standard wanted to adv…

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…

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