South Western Federation of Museums and Art Galleries

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Rare glass beaker on show in Launceston

Beaker_-_scannedLawrence House Museum in Launceston has secured the loan of...

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Appointments to Accreditation Committee

Applicants sought

MLA is inviting applications from museum professionals interested in joining the Accreditation Committee - the panel that considers applications for Accreditation and reviews museums' Accreditation status.  The post is honora...

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Another theft of rhino horn from a museum

SWFed recently warned members about an increased number of thefts of rhino horns from museums. Another museum has now suffered a loss - this time the theft of an entire mounted rhino head from Haslemere Museum in Surrey.    Rhinoceros head stolen from...

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SW Fed website and visual identity unveiled

renaissance_logo_smallThe SW Federation of Museums & Art Galleries...

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Contemporary Dance at the Museum of Bath at Work

Getting to Know the Arts Council

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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