Category Archives: Find it Friday!

Find it Friday! – Week 43. – TOP THREE!

This is the last official Find it Friday for a while as on Monday my current contract will end and I will no longer be part of the HLF’s Skills for the Future program. However, I am staying on with the curatorial services … Continue reading

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Find it Friday! – Week 42.

This week is the penultimate Find it Friday as I shall be leaving the Curatorial Services in less than two weeks. Due to this I am frantically trying to get all the current projects I have on the go completed. One of … Continue reading

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Find it Friday! – Week 41.

We have a lot of frog, toad and newt models in the collection. A few of them were on display at Vernon Park and came back with the Natural History objects that I reintroduced into the collection a few months ago, which you can … Continue reading

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Find it Friday! – Week 40.

Another reference to the redevelopment of Stockport (Story) Museum – It is such a huge task which involves a thousand and one different jobs within the whole project that are at the moment, all under way. Most of the cases in the … Continue reading

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Find it Friday! – Week 38.

I have referred to this week’s Find it Friday object in an earlier post (HERE) but now I have completed work on it I have decided to have a closer look. This Globe is part of the support collection that … Continue reading

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Find it Friday! – Week 37.

If you recall, in December last year I wrote: “The GMMG (Greater Manchester Museums Group) is a partnership of eight Museum Services in the North West; Stockport, Salford, Oldham, Bolton, Bury, Tameside, Rochdale and Wigan. They have been working together as this … Continue reading

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Find it Friday! – Week 36.

Whilst emptying the costume case at Stockport Museum (mentioned in an early post HERE) I came across a couple of objects that I didn’t recognise straight away but I would in their modern-day form without hesitation. These objects have since returned … Continue reading

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