News

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

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Charity Finance Group events – 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…

British Museum Knowledge Share event series – new dates released

The next sessions in the British Museum Knowledge Share Spring Event Series are now open for booking. Designed for people working in museums and cultural heritage, these free online events a…

AIM Hallmark grants announced

We’re delighted to be able to announce the recipients of the 2021 AIM Hallmarks of Prospering Museum grants. This latest round of grants, open for applications between Oct…

Additional £300m boost to Culture Recovery Fund

The Chancellor is expected to announce a £300m boost to the Culture Recovery Fund as part of almost £410m additional support for Britain’s arts, culture and heritage industries in the Budget on…

CFG calls for Emergency Support Package at the upcoming budget

Charity Finance Group’s Policy Manager Richard Sagar shares his insights on the latest sector updates you need to know, and how CFG is working to support members at this crucial time. Civi…

The Museums of the North West Photogrammetry Hub highlights the potential of creative partnerships with universities

AIM spoke to the University of Liverpool’s Dr Ardern Hulme-Beaman and Garstang Museum Curator, Dr Gina Criscenzo-Laycock along with Elsa Price, Curator of Human History at Tullie House …

Job vacancy – Office and Administrator Manager at Brading Roman Villa

Job title: Office and Administrator Manager Location: Brading Roman Villa, Isle of Wight Salary: £12.50-£14 per hour (depending on experience) Hours: Minimum 24 hours per week (…

Can you support a conservation student volunteer?

CHEIN – a network of higher education institutions working with Icon – is looking for AIM members who can offer conservation students volunteering opportunities.  …

Stop – Start – More – Less

2021 is going to be a tough year so we do not have much choice but to find opportunities, ways to transition, search out collaborators and create new beginnings and new thinking, says Busin…

Job vacancy – Estate Manager at The American Museum

Job title: Estate Manager Location: The American Museum, Bath Salary: £30,000 – £35,000, and accommodation on site Hours: 37.5 hours per week (normally Monday to Friday, w…

More than £18 million awarded in final grants from first round of Culture Recovery Fund

22 heritage organisations and 33 independent cinemas are the latest to receive support from the Culture Recovery Fund. Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has announced the fina…

Museum Profile – Nantgarw China Works and Museum

When we think of the Welsh Valleys our thoughts generally turn to male voice choirs, Tom Jones, rugby and of course coal – the black gold that fuelled so much of the industrial revolution and lef…

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