News

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

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AIM E-News Mid-September 2017

Image credit: © Mary Rose Museum (Hufton+Crow) AIM NEWS AIM Announces The Departure Of Executive Director, Tamalie Newbe…

AIM Announces The Departure Of Executive Director, Tamalie Newbery

AIM Announces The Departure Of Executive Director, Tamalie Newbery The Association of Independent Museums (AIM) announces that our current Executive Director, Tamalie Newb…

Association For Heritage Interpretation Workshop: ‘A Recipe For Inclusion’

A Recipe For inclusion’ – Interpretation through Food 6 November 2017 Heckington Windmill, Heckington, Sleaford, NG34 9JW …

Interpretation Panels: David vs Goliath – How To Beat The Big Budget Museums

The following is a lighthearted and informative guest blog by Tony Jones for AIM on how to make the most of your interpretation panels and storytelling. Tony is a freelance interpretive copy write…

Apply For An AIM ICON Collections Care Audit By 30 September

AIM’s Collections Care Audits Scheme in partnership with the Institute of Conservation (ICON) helps sma…

Nominations For Ecclesiastical’s Heritage Heroes Awards 2017 Now Open

Nominations for the Heritage Alliance’s celebration of the amazing achievements of the sector’s volunteers, a…

Home Office Survey About Crime Against Business

The Home Office is currently carrying out their annual survey about crimes experienced by businesses in England and Wales. Taking part in the Commercial Victimisation Survey…

Deadline Fast Approaching For Appeals Against The 2010 Rating List

The deadline for making appeals against the 2010 Rating List with the potential for savings back-dated to 1st April 2015 and setting the scene for savings for the next 5 years is rapidly a…

New BBC Two Series Seeks Museums For Filming

Alleycats TV is a factual television production company based in London and Northern Ireland, producing programmes for the BBC, Channel 4 and many other chann…

‘Making Your Digital Collections Easier To Discover’ New Training Workshops From Jisc

Jisc is offering two one-day workshops to help you increase the reach of your digital collections, optimise them for discovery and evaluate their usage and impact. ‘Maximising the use of d…

Funding: Regional Museums and Galleries Fund – John Ellerman Foundation

This fund from the John Ellerman Foundation aims to help strengthen regional museums and galleries in the UK. The foundation wants to help organisations enhance and sustain curatorial development t…

Vacancies: National Paralympic Heritage Trust

NPHT Freelance Website Editor – A Heritage Lottery Funded Project A Website Editor is required for the exciting N…

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