News

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

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Arts Council England – Capital Investment Programme

Museums can apply to Arts Council England for museum capital projects for the first time. Arts Council England’s Capital Investment Programme is an open access program…

Heritage Digital Academy – register now

Heritage Digital Academy are offering free digital training to the heritage sector over the next 12 months and have launched their first two cohorts, which are now live for heritage organisations, …

The latest in your Charity Finance Group membership

What’s happening in your CFG membership? Free Members Meeting – Funding and Grantmaking 23 September Join us to discuss how charities are dealing wit…

Museums + Tech 2021: ‘Data Tales’ call for proposals

The Museums Computer Group (MCG) has launched a call for proposals for their upcoming conference ‘Museums + Tech 2021: Data Tales’. The MCG is keen to hear from practitioners, researchers, fund…

Museums and Inter Faith Week 2021

Inter Faith Week 2021 (www.interfaithweek.org) will take place in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland from Sunday 14 to Sunday 21 November. …

The latest in your Charity Finance Group membership

Helping you to build finance skills and resilience “CFG provides insight into diverse topics which is very helpful to small organisations which would struggle to find such resources …

£300,000 funding available to help communities celebrate Scotland’s Year of Stories 2022

Community groups and organisations from across Scotland are being invited to apply for funding to host events and activities that will celebrate Scotland’s Year of Stories 2022. The new fu…

The power of stories

Why they matter and how to tell them WANDR – a new mobile app start-up highlights the importance of telling a good story to engage visitors effectively. As human …

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. …

Relationships – the corner stone of successful fundraising

Judy Niner from Development Partners highlights how a new fundraising approach paid off for Dorset Museum. A multi-million pound fundraising target is a tall order for any m…

New card game to fight museum pests

Whilst museums struggle to counter growing numbers of pests during lockdown, a new card game has been created to boost knowledge of the main offenders’ identification and treatment. These …

The latest in your CFG membership

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 helpfu…

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