South Western Federation of Museums and Art Galleries

Memberships

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Autumn Forum 2019

'Interpretation in the Historic Environment', 3 Oct (fully booked - waitlist available)

Esmée Fairbairn Collections Fund launches long-term grants

From 2020 the fund (run by the MA) will split into two tiers, awarding more than £3.75m over the next three years. The new phase will reflect changes in the museum sector in recent years and the findings of the MA’s Empowering Collections report.

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Blog: Developing a Project - 'Inspiring Women: The Legacy of the First World War in South Gloucestershire'

The ‘Inspiring Women: The Legacy of the First World War in South Gloucestershire’ project was created last year to mark the centenary of the Representation of the People Act. In this blog post, Jane Marley shares learning from the project.

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National Trust partners with Alzheimer’s Society to make all of its historic and countryside sites dementia-friendly

The National Trust and Alzheimer's Society have announced this week an ambitious three-year project to unlock some of the nation’s best loved history and heritage for millions of people affected by dementia.

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Cornwall’s new state-of-the-art archive centre opens

Kresen Kernow, the brand new archive centre for Cornwall, has opened. Built on the former Brewery site in Redruth, the new centre brings together under one roof the world’s largest collection of records, books, maps and photographs related to Cornwall

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Firm Foundations

The Firm Foundations Programme is a four-day masterclass for people about to embark on a capital development project in the heritage sector. Firm Foundations offers delegates the opportunity to learn from respected professionals, to have candid and exclus

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Users and Their Experience

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Organisation: Governance

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Fundraising

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Sites: Physical Access

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