South Western Federation of Museums and Art Galleries


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2020 Conference


Covid-19 Support Resources

We have collated a list of resources to help you and your organisation through the Covid-19 crisis

Engage announces small grants for organisations for activities during Children's Art Week 2020

Children’s Art Week is a UK-wide programme run by Engage, the National Association for Gallery Education. In 2020, Children’s Art Week will take place online, at home and in schools from 29 June – 19 July 2020.

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AMA to launch free Digital Heritage Lab programme for small and medium sized museums

Digital Heritage Lab is a free programme for small and medium heritage organisations seeking to develop their digital capabilities and capacity.​ The full programme will launch in June, but support is already available to help during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Recreation and leisure COVID-19 roadmap taskforce announced

The Government has announced a recreation and leisure COVID-19 roadmap taskforce to look at how to support the restarting of this sector of the economy​. This will include tourism, culture and heritage, libraries, entertainment and sport (DCMS)

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Discretionary government fund set up for small businesses outside scope of business grant scheme

A discretionary fund has been set up to accommodate certain small businesses previously outside the scope of the business grant funds scheme.

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Audiences: Diversity

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Activities & Programmes: Exhibitions & Events

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Organisational Health

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