South Western Federation of Museums and Art Galleries

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Benchmarks 2.0 now available

The updated version of Benchmarks in Collection Care for Museums Libraries and Archives has just been published by the Collections Trust.  The review now incorporates the PAS 197 code of practice for cultural collections management, bringing it...

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2011 AGM

agm-150Members of the SW Fed are to be one of the first groups to s...

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Mystery wax doll

 The mystery wax doll that Sarah Klopf would like your help to identify.

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AGM 2009

Minutes of the 2009 AGM...

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AGM 2010

The AGM was held in Plymouth on 25th June 2010.

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Confidential minutes final 12/11/2009

Confidential minutes final 12/11/2009...

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Sustainability

24th November 2009, The Burton Art Gallery, Bideford Delegates heard from three museums who have taken on the challenge of becoming more sustainable.  All are happy to share their experience with fellow museum workers. Case study 1 Sheila Phillips...

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Draft board minutes 12/11/2009

fed conf mins fed 12 11 09.pdf fed open mins 12 11 09.pdf...

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Exhibitions

Museums are welcome to publicise exhibitions through the Federation website.  Please click on the links below to find out what is on in the region. Treasures from the Earth is now in Weston super Mare       Plymouth City Museum & Art Gallery is look...

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Open Door meetings prove successful

  Delegates to the Federation's new Open Door meetings in November welcomed the format of four themed events spread over the region as opposed to the one traditional Autumn meeting as held in the past.  They cited shorter travelling distances, the...

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