Society for Museum Archaeology provides rationalisation guidance

New publication highlights challenges of storing archaeological collections

Accreditation scheme relaunched for 30th anniversary

Returns period extended from three to five years

Welsh slate landscape in bid for World Heritage Site status

Slate mining area in Gwynedd nominated by UK government

News analysis
 Culture sector finds no cause to celebrate Brexit

Anger and concern in sector over the repercussions of leaving the EU

Cultural bodies look at new ways to address bullying

National Portrait Gallery is first museum to launch Guardians scheme to tackle workplace harassment

Museums urged to value freelance staff

Museums should offer freelancers professional development and pay them on time

Spotlight on collections at risk

Joint statement highlights threats to long-term sustainability of institutions

‘Learn from outside sector’

The sector needs to look beyond the usual suspects for new educational partners