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All hands on deck: transforming volunteering in museums 06/01/2017

 

An app which increased volunteers from 40 to over 1000 at Wardown Park Museum is getting a wider rollout. »more

Birmingham Museums Trust faces 24% cut 06/01/2017

 

The Trust points to the consequences for visitors, education and local businesses as it faces a larger than expected cut. »more

Ian Blatchford to become new NMDC Chair 07/12/2016

 

Director of the Science Museum Group takes over in April 2017. »more

Working with national museums: partnership and collaboration 07/12/2016

 

NMDC has published a new leaflet to help you find the right person in national museums for partnership working. »more

2 March 2017: Working Internationally Conference 24/11/2016

 

NMDC and ICOM UK - supported by the British Council and Natural History Museum - will hold the fifth Working Internationally Conference on 2nd March 2017 at the Natural History Museum. »more

Select Committee Inquiry into the impacts of Brexit 03/11/2016

 

NMDC submitted evidence to the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee Inquiry into the impacts of Brexit on the creative industries, tourism and the digital single market. »more

NMDC urges government to ensure new tax relief benefits the whole sector 03/11/2016

 

NMDC asks the government to extend proposed tax reliefs to exhibitions longer than one year. »more

Review of Museums in England 03/11/2016

 

Read our written response to the review. »more

Arts Council announces funding plans to 2022 06/10/2016

 

4% more funds for National Portfolio Organisations outside London, and a £37m increase in NPO funds among the announcements. »more

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