Category: Regional

Annual Museum Survey 2020 Results

The figures from the Annual Museum Survey 2020 are now available to view online. This is part of a national survey from Museum Development England, with funding from Arts Council England. The data is the most comprehensive and robust survey of English museums in more than a decade. Using the report below, we can show the social and economic important of non-national Accredited museums to funders and stakeholders – locally, regionally, and nationally. 

17 May 2021

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Celebrating Museums Now Available

Did you miss our online Celebrating Museums event with Arts Council England on 23rd June? Well don’t fear because you can find the fully captioned recording of the morning here:

14 July 2020

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Community First Yorkshire Leadership Survey

Your views on leadership support for North Yorkshire Leadership skills and confidence can enable us to help our organisations and projects to survive and grow. If you lead a voluntary or community-focused organisation, a team of staff or volunteers, or a community or charity project in North Yorkshire, then share your views with us and […]

4 December 2019

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Northern Museums Volunteer Pass 2020-2022 Registration

The Northern Museums Volunteer Pass is one of the largest Volunteer schemes in England, with over 160 participating museums and over 8,000 participating volunteers. It is open to ALL accredited museums, or those working towards accreditation, in the North East, North West and Yorkshire and Humberside Museum Development regions. The scheme raises awareness of your […]

3 October 2019

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Yorkshire Museum updating its deposition policy for archaeological archives for North Yorkshire.

The collecting areas for North Yorkshire were drawn up more than a decade ago and may no longer reflect the reality. This process is to clearly define our geographical collecting area to ensure that there is provision across the whole county and to identify any potential overlaps in collecting. York Museum would like to hear […]

4 March 2019

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Winners of £4M DCMS Wolfson Fund Announced – Yorkshire and the Humber Success

Winners of £4M DCMS Wolfson Fund Announced – Yorkshire and the Humber Success Yorkshire and Humber winners of the Wolfson Fund were recently announced, with success for Barnsley, Sheffield and Hull! The DCMS/Wolfson Museums and Galleries Improvement Fund supports national and regional museums across England to improve the quality of displays, enhance exhibition spaces and […]

27 February 2019

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MDY Training Needs Analysis – Report Findings

Thank you to all those who contributed to our survey on training needs in the region in autumn 2018. The survey had a strong return rate, with 59 out of the 141 Accredited Museum sites in Yorkshire & Humberside represented in the organisational responses. A summary of the key findings and recommended actions can be […]

26 February 2019

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Happy New Year from MDY

Start the year right and sign up to our upcoming Museums Accreditation Training and Information Event.

1 January 2019

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Have your say – Training provision in Yorkshire

Museum Development Yorkshire is undertaking a training needs analysis for museums in the Yorkshire and Humber region.

6 November 2018

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National Lottery Small Grants Programmes – Funding Still Available!

HLF are offering grants of £3,000 to £10,000.

16 October 2018

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