News & Opportunities

Here you will find all the latest news and opportunities from around the region and nationally. Just click on the 'show tags' button on the left under the calendar to filter the information to your requirements.

Security Review 'sharing day'

Accredited museums must obtain expert and objective security advice for collections at least every five years and plan to implement any recommendations.  We are interested to find out if there are museums in west Kent who are due a review of their security arrangements and would benefit from a 'sharing day' with a consultant security advisor to help meet the Accreditation requirement. Please contact joanna.low@brighton-hove.gov.uk to register your interest.

New major incident planning tool available for Christmas

Are you ever prepared enough for that emergency incident?  Need help to risk assess your site, and define roles and responsibilities for key personnel?  The essential tool is now at hand, for the princely sum of £49.99 ...

Museums have clearly arrived at the centre of popular culture now that Lego has produced the 'Museum Break-in' construction set as part of its 'Lego City' theme.

Every facility manager should have one.  Happy Christmas!

(Many thanks to Rob at Fishbourne Roman Palace for the tip-off, Guv'.)