News

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

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New Chair and Vice Chair appointments – AIM Council

AIM appoints Andrew Lovett as Chair and Marilyn Scott MBE and Caroline Worthington as Vice Chairs AIM made a number of new appointments …

February 2020 Trustee Vacancies

Chair and Trustees, Kiplin Hall and Gardens, North Yorkshire Chair Kiplin Hall and Gardens is seeking a passionate and dynamic…

Landmark Ruling on Business Rates for Museums

Museum operators across England and Wales breathed a sigh of relief last week after the Upper Tribunal (Land Chamber) ruled in their favour, following a long-running battle with the Valuation Offic…

January 2020 Trustee Vacancies

Chair of Trustees, Crossness Engines Trust, Bexley, London The Crossness Engines Trust was established as a charity in 1987 with th…

Success Guide: Negotiating Business Rates

In partnership with Lambert Smith Hampton, AIM has updated its guide on ‘Successfully Negotiating Business Rates’. Written by Colin Hunter, …

December 2019 Trustee Vacancies

Can you support an AIM member museum by becoming a Trustee? If so, the following museums would love to hear from you. Weald & Downland Living Museum Singleton, Chi…

AIM e-News December 2019

AIM E-News December 2019 AIM NEWS Have you called Museums and Galleries Exhibition Tax Relief helpline? AIM members can now be…

AIM Board Update
AIM Board Update
10/12/2019

At its meeting on 5 December 2019 the Board of the Association of Independent Museums took the decision, with regret, to remove Richard Evans from the Board after an absence now entering its sixth …

AIM Achievements 2019

It has been an incredible year for AIM and its members, here’s just a few highlights and achievements from the last twelve months. Representation and advocacy ā…

New AIM Associate Suppliers: Fourth Street

We are delighted to welcome Fourth Street as a new AIM Associate Supplier. Fourth Street management consultants have specialised in the arts, cultural and heritage sectors for more than 20 y…

New AIM Associate Suppliers: Circle Insurance Ltd

We are delighted to welcome Circle Insurance Ltd as new AIM Associate Suppliers. Circle is a Chartered independent insurance broker, specialising in providing bespoke insurance solutions to …

New AIM Associate Suppliers: Blue Tokay Ltd

We are delighted to welcome Blue Tokay Ltd as AIM Associate Suppliers. Blue Tokay Ltd specialise in the display of natural history. They have a port…

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