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

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AIM Special E News April 2017
AIM Special E News April 2017
24/04/2017 in News

There is a lot happening at AIM at the moment, so to keep our members up to date, we have devised this special edition of the AIM E News to keep you in touch with some important news and deadlines.…

24/04/2017 in News
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Get Involved: Diversifying Museum Visitors Project
Get Involved: Diversifying Museum Visitors Project
21/04/2017 in News

Within an increasingly diverse society how might UK museums grow attendance and engagement? How do we move beyond talk to action in increasing diversity, inclusion and e…

21/04/2017 in News
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The Textile Society: Museum, Archive and Conservation Award
The Textile Society: Museum, Archive and Conservation Award
19/04/2017 in Funding & Finance

The Society offers awards of up to £5,000 for a textile related project and the award is designed to support textile related projects within a museum, archive, or conservation studio for exhibitio…

Collections Trust consultation on the draft of SPECTRUM 5.0
Collections Trust consultation on the draft of SPECTRUM 5.0
19/04/2017 in News

The long-awaited draft of SPECTRUM 5.0 is now available online and Collections Trust want to hear your opinions. The consultation is open until Monday 8 May 2017, with plans to publish the final ve…

19/04/2017 in News
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New funding for sharing works of art across the UK
New funding for sharing works of art across the UK
19/04/2017 in Funding & Finance, News

£750,000 initiative from Garfield Weston Foundation with Art Fund Scheme aims to empower museums around the country to borrow works of art and objects from …

AIM E-News Mid-April Edition 2017
AIM E-News Mid-April Edition 2017

AIM E-News Mid-April Edition 2017 – Number 104  AIM News Want To Work Differently? A Grant From The AIM Hallmarks Awards Can Help You…

Want to work differently? A grant from the AIM Hallmarks Awards can help you
Want to work differently? A grant from the AIM Hallmarks Awards can help you
10/04/2017 in Funding & Finance, News

Now open for applications, the latest round of the AIM Hallmarks Awards will make grants totalling around £70,000 in England and just over £20,000 in Wales. Funded by Arts Council England …

Museum Freecycle to be featured in the Museum of London’s exhibition
Museum Freecycle to be featured in the Museum of London’s exhibition
10/04/2017 in News

The Museum Freecycle project has been selected by the Museum of London as one of 25 innovative projects, which all aim…

10/04/2017 in News
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National Summer School for Arts Fundraising and Leadership
National Summer School for Arts Fundraising and Leadership
10/04/2017 in News

The acclaimed National Summer School for Arts Fundraising and Leadership will run again from 16-21 July 2017.  Led by University of Leeds, named University of the Year 2017…

10/04/2017 in News
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ABTEM Larger & Working Objects Guidelines – Call For Interested Parties
ABTEM Larger & Working Objects Guidelines – Call For Interested Parties
09/04/2017 in News

The Association of British Transport & Engineering Museums (ABTEM) has recently appointed the International Railway Heritage Consultancy (IRHC) to work with them to produce new guidelines for m…

09/04/2017 in News
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Museums + Heritage Show 2017 promises a show not to be missed
Museums + Heritage Show 2017 promises a show not to be missed
09/04/2017 in News

With just under two months to go until Museums + Heritage Show 2017, the organisers of the UK’s most comprehensive event for the cultural sector …

09/04/2017 in News
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ACE welcomes evidence of cultural shift
ACE welcomes evidence of cultural shift
09/04/2017 in Archive News

Arts Council England (ACE) has welcomed signs of a cultural shift with more black and minority representation in arts and cultural organisations. But more progress was needed, especially in disable…

09/04/2017 in Archive News
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