Category Archives: HLF

MA Conference Liverpool 2013. #Museums2013

There has been a lot going on the past two weeks and most of that has been training or talking about training. On November 11th/12th I attended the Museums Association’s annual conference, which this year was held at the BT … Continue reading

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Records, Powerpoints and the most photographed woman in the world.

The past couple of weeks its been all minerals here, and I can’t deny that I love it. I am in the very final stages of getting the Vernon Park Natural History collection compleated and this excites me so. Not … Continue reading

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Visitors to the Collection.

I am not the only Heritage Lottery funded (HLF) trainee currently in Stockport. There are various others in different areas and locations including the libraries, countryside management, building conservation and museum technician; as well as my own role in museum’s … Continue reading

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Disposals and Donations, Hellos and Goodbyes.

Week 1 here at Curatorial Services and Projects has been busy and fun. The first couple of days were taken over by the presently on-going task that is refurbishing the Air Raid Shelters. The Air Raid Shelters opened to civilians … Continue reading

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