Art Fund Museum of the Year finalists announced

Five museums are in the running for the £100,000 award

Review finds sector lacks confidence in ACE’s museum expertise

Serota’s appointment as ACE chair will help counter this

First keynotes announced for MA conference

Super-early bird ticket offer ends on 30 April

Funding partnership to widen access to national collections

£750,000 Weston Loan Programme allows local museums to borrow major artworks

Museums Day postponed until after the election

Parliamentary event to be rescheduled for the autumn

Scottish museums should be “active partners” in cultural strategy

Museums Taskforce in Scotland recommends actions to ensure sector sustainability

First speakers confirmed for Museum Tech 2017

Suhair Khan from Google Arts & Culture will deliver keynote

Last chance to enjoy super early-bird conference discount

Discounted places available at the MA’s conference in Manchester until 30 April

Last chance to apply for Mentoring for All

Applications for mentors and mentees will close on 24 April