News

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

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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…

Diversifying Museum Visitors Project Gathers Pace

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

National Summer School for Arts Fundraising and Leadership

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…

Making the move to become a CIO

Why would you convert your unincorporated charitable trust with a voting membership to a CIO (Charitable Incorporated Organisation)? And would you dare do it without involving lawyers (except for t…

Listen In: Museums Podcasts

In 2017, AIM will be creating a series of new podcasts covering subjects such as the AIM Hallmarks of prospering Museums, AIM research and top tips from museum sector professionals. Until then, we …

Governance Profile: Roger Cooke

Good chairmanship and good governance is an on-going process, so AIM sat down with Roger Cooke, chair of the Tullie House Museum board to discover what their governance journey has been like……

Further Update On Museums And Galleries Tax Relief

Following the Chancellor’s announcement in the Autumn Statement that the government had listene…

AIM Launches Collection Care Audit Scheme For Smaller Museums

AIM Launches Collection Care Audit Scheme For Smaller Museums AIM has recently launched a new scheme in partnership with …

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