Digital Creative Industries Networking project: Museums Hack Day and The Lightbox VR Project
A project bringing museums, digital and creative industries together to address common museum sector challenges.
St Edward’s School Western Front Living History Project: Highclere Castle Living History Project Link
St Edward’s is a Roman Catholic BESD (Behavioural, Emotional and Social Difficulties) boys' school in Hampshire. The school's Western Front Living History Project uses a unique and extensive collection of First World War artefacts to to empower the boys to attend to their learning with renewed confidence. The project is now Working Towards Accreditation. Head of History Stephen Whelan took part in a South East Museum Development Programme supported networking event. This opened up an exciting, multifaceted partnership with Highclere Castle that is having lasting benefits.
A Vision for Sittingbourne?
Swale Museums Group created a sub group, ‘Sittingbourne Heritage Steering Group’, to develop an options appraisal and vision in relation to the allocation of the Section 106 funds to the heritage organisations of Sittingbourne.
Unpicking The New Curriculum - BOBLI Network
The BOBLI Group was supported by the BOB MD South East to deliver a one day conference on the new curriculum.
Isle of Wight museums’ access audit peer network development
Establishing a skilled, well-resourced peer network of Isle of Wight museums for mutual support with access audits.
Remedial Conservation Needs Assessment
To evaluate and map the remedial conservation needs for museums of all sizes across the two sub-regions and follow up with site specific practical advice and intervention. To establish a long-term support network for collections care so that the skills and expertise developed by the project can be retained and shared.