Category: Regional

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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Yorkshire Museums Selected for Meeting Point Arts Programme

The programme, which is led by contemporary arts agency Arts&Heritage, aims to attract new audiences to the participating venues .

15 October 2018

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Leeds City Museum win Kids in Museums Award

Top national award for family friendly museum

8 October 2018

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People’s History Museum 2019 open call for public events

Find out how you can join People’s History Museum’s 2019 public events programme.

12 September 2018

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