British Council issues Brexit guidance

Brexit recommendations endorsed by institutions from 30 European countries

V&A unveils education programme for schools

Initiative will be funded with Art Fund Museum of the Year prize money

Museums surveyed on migration

Survey conducted by Migration Museum Project closes on 28 April

Art fund announces six winners of £300,000 New Collecting Awards

Buxton Museum and Art Gallery, NPG and NMS are among the winners

Dealing with controversial subjects is a sensitive issue

Museums displaying historical objects with contentious stories have to tread carefully

The appliance of science

Science centres will need to engage diverse audiences

New ministers set out stalls

Hancock launches tax consultation and backs Museums Review

The grass is always greener for rural museums

Larger museum services could learn from their collaborative approach

Museums can help address empathy deficit

Humanising the history of difference

Voxpop

How can science be better communicated in museums?

Class act: why we need schools in museums

An opportunity for the education and cultural sectors to work together

A brave new world?

Real engagement will require some bold new steps

International opening

Musée d’arts de Nantes, France

Profile

Bryan Biggs, the artistic director of the Bluecoat in Liverpool, talks past and future

Canada turns 150

Museums and galleries across Canada are holding a vast array of exhibitions and events to mark 1 July, the day of confederation 150 years ago

Pride and prejudice

Museums are coming out to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the landmark Sexual Offences Act

National Justice Museum, Nottingham

This is a well-judged renovation of a historic venue that addresses issues surrounding crime, punishment, law and order

Books

Interpreting Difficult History at Museums and Historic Sites

On my bookshelf

A Dictionary of RAF Slang, by Eric Partridge

On my bookshelf

The Hard Way Up: The Autobiography of Hannah Mitchell, Suffragette and Rebel

Community matters

How Cornwall's museums are changing lives

Curiosity preserves natural history

The value of curiosity

Past meets future

Baltimore Museum of Art takes new approach

National Gallery

A visually impaired class learn about paintings