Tag Archives: MODES

Moving on up: Secrets of the successful museum career. #MOU2014

On February 6th, I had the amazing opportunity, thanks to Museum Development North West, to attend the Museum Association’s ‘Moving on up: Secrets of the successful museum career’ (MOU) event held at Manchester’s Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI). Luckily for … Continue reading

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Find it Friday! – Week 34.

A few months ago I wrote an article for Stockport & District Heritage Magazine. Being in a curatorial role and currently part of Stockport’s collection team I took this opportunity to explore one of my favourite pieces in the collection with a history … Continue reading

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Site visits to Staircase House, Bramall Hall and Hat Works.

Although the parts of the collection that are not currently on display are kept in stores off site of the actual museums and heritage sites, where the curatorial staff are based, the objects on display often need to be moved … Continue reading

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The Final instalment of Vernon Park.

On the 29th of July I started a project that, if you have read earlier posts or if you follow me on twitter you will know, I have been talking about constantly since I began, and this will not be … 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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Find it Friday! – Week 22.

The past couple of weeks I have been quite busy changing (what seems like a billion) object location and other Modes related exciting things so I haven’t go round to writing a blog that isn’t a Find it Friday recently, … Continue reading

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Find it Friday! – Week 21.

This week is Earth Science Week so I thought in celebration of this for this weeks Find it Friday object I would do a geological item, essentially, a piece of the earth! However, as a geology graduate I seem to have been … Continue reading

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