South Western Federation of Museums and Art Galleries

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Mentor Match

Skills matching service bringing together museum professionals for mentoring and professional support

Blog: The Everyday Muslim project - Muslims at home in Britain

The National Archives' Tim Powell writes about the success of the Everyday Muslim project, which was created by The Khizra Foundation in 2013. The foundation is working on the project with a variety of heritage, cultural and heritage organisations.

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University of Exeter MA History placement opportunities for SWFed members

The University of Exeter is looking for SW museums & galleries to collaborate on providing opportunities for research and project placements for MA History students. SWFed members are invited to get involved.

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EU publishes study on the economy of culture in the digital age

The study maps the different value chains for visual arts, performing arts, cultural heritage, artistic crafts, book publishing, music, film, TV and broadcasting as well as multimedia.

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Rt Hon Karen Bradley MP reappointed Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport

The Rt Hon Karen Bradley MP has been re-appointed Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport. She has announced her full ministerial team and their portfolios.

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SWFed Conference & AGM 2017: Partnerships in Practise

This years conference explores and showcases examples of successful ‘partnerships in practise’, giving a chance to learn from others experience. Through presentations, interactive workshops and networking opportunities we will be sharing skills and knowle

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Foundation Course: Museum Learning 2017

GEM’s foundation course is intended for those in their first year or so of their museum education career; or for those working in a different part of the heritage sector but wishing to take up an education position.

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Amazing museum shops

This one day course is suited for museums who are starting to think about a shop and for those who already have one and want to see it flourish.

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How to choose your partners

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Fundraising

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Volunteering and Friends

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Organisation: Workforce

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Collections Accreditation

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