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Ros Kerslake: Keynote Speech At AIM National Conference 2017

The role of museums in understanding our individual and collective identity has never be…

AIM E-News Mid June Edition 2017

The AIM Mid June E News is now available to read below, with AIM National Conference updates, sector news and jobs. Header Photo: Courtesy of The Charleston Trust/ Penelope Fewster …

A Major Shift In Business Rates Valuation For Museums

AIM has been campaigning for a fairer way of calculating business rates and recently helped fund legal advice for an Upper Tribunal case involving York Museum and Gallery Trust (YMT) becaus…

Heritage Ambassadors To Help Allocate National Lottery funds

17 young people from across the UK have been selected to help allocate millions of National Lottery funds to young people’s heritage projects. As the Heritage Lott…

Diversifying Museum Visitors Project Gathers Pace

The AIM led  Diversifying Museum Visitors Project is now entering an exciting phase, with 20 museums …

All For The Price Of A National Lottery Ticket

Fiona Talbott, Head of Museums Libraries Archives at the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF), has written the following article which recently appeared in the…

AIM E-News Late May Edition 2017

AIM News Don’t Miss Out: Last Places For AIM National Conference 2017 Tickets for AIM National Conference 2017 are selling fast, so please book …

TWA Heritage Digitisation Grant Returns

Following strong interest and some excellent applications last year, the TWA Digitisation Grant has relaunched in 2017. This year the fund offers grants of up to £5000 for UK museums, archives and…

AIM Energy Action Group Update

The AIM Energy Action group continues to assist members with energy related challenges, covering procurement, supply contracts, metering, new connections and asset transfers. We continue to assist …

Volunteers Celebrated At 2017 Museums + Heritage Awards

The annual Museums + Heritage Awards – now in their 15th year –…

New AIM Biffa Award Funded Exhibitions Will Tell The Stories Of Historic Figures From Engineering And Science

AIM Biffa Award have just announced the first round of projects to be supported by the ‘His…

AIM Member Trustee Vacancies May 2017

Can you spare some time to become a Trustee at an AIM member organisation? If so, the following AIM members would love to hear from you.Nautical Museums Trust Limited (The Shipwreck M…