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December 2012

19.12.2012

Review of the year

Experts give their tips on how to run a late night event

DCMS explores how digital technology can boost private giving

MA consults on cultural heritage blueprint

MA board elections 2013


17.12.2012

Early bird discounts for Museums & Galleries Yearbook 2013

11.12.2012

Put your questions about organising late night events to our expert panel

10.12.2012

DCMS launches guide to philanthropy in the regions

05.12.2012

MA awards over £426,000 to collections projects

MA research into public attitudes to museums

03.12.2012


Watson: museums can work through cuts

November 2012

21.11.2012

Conference 2012: Best of the blogs

16.11.2012


Arms treaty could kill movement of historic weapons, says Taylor

06.11.2012

Sector gathers for Conference 2012

01.11.2012


Vote in the Museums Association’s AGM


October 2012

31.10.2012

Speakers confirmed for handheld and mobile seminar

29.10.1012

Don’t miss the best of museum thinking at Conference 2012

25.10.2012

MA relaunches Monument Fellowship scheme


22.10.2012

Reduced funding sees Scottish acquisitions drop over 50%


Three museums shortlisted for £60,000 CAS award

16.10.2012

Museums 2020 to host Q&A on collections and impact


New sessions added to Conference 2012

£400,000 in grants for collections work

10.10.2012

London captures 81% of private giving to culture


Get your dancing shoes on for Conference 2012

Museums 2020 elicits strong views on the future of museums

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust auctions over 600 farming tools

09.10.2012

MA backs orphan works legislation

03.10.2012


£20m ACE funding programme open to museums

02.10.2012

MA to create workforce action plan

Ethics Committee convenor reports on Sefton disposal

01.10.2012

Council makes concessions in £25,000 Church farmhouse sell off

MA’s Annual Report sees strengthened policy

September 2012

28.09.2012

Geological Curators’ Group seeks type fossils for 3D scans


24.09.2012

How can you progress your museum career?


18.09.2012

What would an independent Scotland mean for UK museums?

17.09.2012

Careers Q&A on Monday 24


12.09.2012

ACE launches £15m national employment programme for young people

11.09.2012

Cast your vote at the Exhibitor Awards 2012

University of Cambridge runs survey of cultural organisations

Happy Museum Project launches new £60,000 funding round

MA reviews Fellowship of the Museums Association

10.09.2012

Sign up now for north west members meeting


05.09.2012

Scottish museums welcome proposed changes to ownership law

Trevelyan announces retirement


August 2012

29.08.2012

DCMS spokesman aims to debunk philanthropy myths

MA celebrates 10,000th Twitter follower with membership offer

22.08.2012

Funding to help AMA participants get ahead

Museums 2020 roadshow gets underway

21.08.2012

Are you using the Members Guide?

14.08.2012


ACE board members cut from nine to five

08.08.2012

Discuss your collections work at Conference 2012

Southbank Centre wins £3.3m development grant

01.08.2012

YMT offers loans to regional institutions during gallery closure

Arts sector struggling to capitalise on individual giving


July 2012

30.07.2012

Visit Edinburgh for free MP workshops

25.07.2012

Roth to look at how museums can strengthen international ties

MGS announces dates of national strategy roadshow

24.07.2012

ACE launches £3.6m museums and schools programme

ACE awards grants to 22 subject specialist networks

Museums 2020 consultation launches


18.07.2012

ACE consults unions and staff on restructure plans

16.07.2012

How do you like our new comments system?

11.07.2012

Mark O'Neill confirmed as keynote at MA Conference 2012

Don't miss Smarter Training sessions at Conference 2012


Deadline approaching for Due Diligence consultation

04.07.2012


Retail seminar bookings now open

Six museums awarded £390,000 by Esmée Fairbairn Collections Fund


03.07.2012

Are cuts affecting you?


01.07.2012

22% of museum services close sites

June 2012

26.06.2012

Hunt backs ACE/BBC digital arts channel

How can museums help create a fairer society?

25.06.2012

Public arts buildings sweep RIBA awards

21.06.2012

London 2012 Festival launches

Do you have a question about the MA's draft due diligence guidelines?


20.06.2012

Conference 2012 will take delegates out of their comfort zone


15.06.2012

Getting creative with outdoor spaces

13.06.2012

MGS announces national strategy roadshows

12.06.2012

Museums 2020: we need more collaboration

PHM wins special commendation at 2012 EMYAs

07.06.2012

MA to work with CCS in skills academy expansion

06.06.2012


Museums 2020 debate kicks off

Deadline approaching for ACE's £150,000 SSN fund

May 2012

29.05.2012

ACE opens applications to £2.1m Designation development fund

MA's AGM scheduled for 8 November in Edinburgh

17.05.2012

Museums and galleries gear up for Museums at Night

16.05.2012

Book your place at Edinburgh 2012

Tate wins £1m grant for Artist Rooms on Tour

15.05.2012

MA publishes survey into museums' use of mobile

09.05.2012

MA's new Collections Learning Hub now live online

DCMS survey records highest levels of participation yet

MA meets key figures at crucial time for Scottish museums

08.05.2012

Programme for Scottish members' meeting

01.05.2012


MA urges caution on Red Tape Challenge

April 2012

24.04.2012

Collections Trust wins EU funding

Entries sought for volunteer awards

23.04.2012

Effective Collections led to culture change across the UK

20.04.2012

MA slams proposal to scrap DCMS and national museum funding

16.04.2012

Join the MA and get 15 months for price of 12

MA publishes guidelines for internships


11.04.2012

MA launches second annual cuts survey

AIM announces £1.5m scheme for industrial heritage projects

10.04.2012

MA responds to Creative Europe consultation

03.04.2012

ACE urged to review support for museums

MA welcomes changes to planning guidance

02.04.2012


MP now open to all staff from member museums

March 2012

28.03.2012

MA launches new events programme

Diversity must move beyond specialist projects

27.03.2012

Jo Jones to represent south east for the MA

26.03.2012

Tax relief restrictions will affect donations

21.03.2012

Increased focus on employability in academic courses

20.03.2012

Sharing collections knowledge workshops

16.03.2012

Funding gap discussed in east midlands

14.03.2012

MA joins call for politicians to ratify cultural property bill

12.03.2012


Museums Galleries Scotland to restructure

09.03.2012

How do ethics impact on conservation practice?

08.03.2012

Commercial activities should not be seen as a bolt-on

Audience development body wins £3.27m funding

February 2012

23.02.2012

Deadline approaching for Esmée Fairbairn Collections Fund

22.02.2012

MA and CCS to update workforce development blueprint

21.02.2012

Museum Development Network welcomes long-term thinking from arts council

BT Archives and Black Country museum win Designated status

20 museums make longlist for family friendly award

15.02.2012

Collections Trust allays fears over data sharing directive

Lottery sales boom could benefit ACE and HLF

13.02.2012

Taylor: museums are changing for good

08.02.2012

VAGA loses director in restructure

07.02.2012


ACE opens applications for £8m Museum Development fund

Forgan makes the case for Smarter Loans at launch of MA principles

January 2012

31.01.2012

Discount deadline extended for Yearbook

30.01.2012

ACE launches £37m fund to inspire involvement in arts

24.01.2012

Major grant allocations announced

23.01.2012

How can we improve diversity in the museum sector?

18.01.2012

Art Fund launches £75,000 pot for craft acquisitions

ACE appoints new visual arts director for London

Government wellbeing indicators are flawed, says Davies

12.01.2012

MA news up for a Shorty social media award

11.01.2012

Museums eligible for £45m arts touring fund

Own Art scheme seeks new members

10.01.2012

European museum prize goes to German institution

05.01.2012

DCMS survey shows record levels of engagement

ACE appoints new executive director for arts

Acceptance in Lieu scheme secures 12 new treasures

03.01.2012


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