News

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

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History Maker Noor Inayat-Khan

In 1943, at the height of the Second World War, Noor Inayat-Khan became one of the first female radio operators to go undercover in Nazi-occupied France. She had volunteered for the Special Operati…

Joint museum sector statement on £1.57 billion funding for culture

Joint museum sector statement from the National Museum Directors’ Council, Association of Independent Museums and the Museums Association We welcome the Government’s ann…

Conservation grants awarded by AIM

Pilgrim Trust Conservation Grants 15 applications were received from AIM members in this round of funding. The 11 successful applications are:The Fry Gallery &…

Trustee vacancy – Treasurer, Royal Society of Sculptors

The Royal Society of Sculptors is a registered charity governed by a Board of Trustees. The Board holds responsibility for the values and strategic direction of the Society. The Society’s strateg…

Job vacancy – Learning and Community Engagement Officer, Crofton Beam Engines

Can you help us tell Our Crofton Story? Learning and Community Engagement Officer (15 Hours per week; £8,000 p.a. for a two-year contract) We are nearing the end of a major project, …

Job vacancy – Museum Manager at Cynon Valley Museum

Would you like to lead the Cynon Valley Museum through the next stage of its development? As Museum Manager you will head up our dedicated team, working alongside the community to grow the Trust’…

Job vacancies – The Heritage Alliance

Project Manager – Rebuilding Heritage Fixed term: 0.8 FTE (16 months with possible extension) Start Date: July 2020 Salary: £42,000 pro rata (£33,600) …

Trustee vacancies – National Paralympic Heritage Trust

Seeking two independent Trustees for the National Paralympic Heritage Trust The National Paralympic Heritage Trust (NPHT) exists to enlighten and inspire future generations …

Museum reopening guidance

CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 NMDC GOOD PRACTICE GUIDELINES FOR REOPENING MUSEUMS AFTER 4TH JULY 2020 …

Sector responds to reopening announcement

Sector bodies have today issued a joint statement welcoming Government announcements on reopening, whilst underlining the ongoing need for investment and support during the recovery.…

Business Rates – update on a landmark ruling

HOW SHOULD MUSEUMS BE VALUED FOR BUSINESS RATES? Colin Hunter, Director of Business Rates at Lambert Smith Hampton updates on a landmark ruling.  Business r…

Trustee vacancy – Treasurer, Museum of Cambridge

THIS VACANCY HAS NOW CLOSED. Museum of Cambridge…

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