Arundells – Heritage Fund success

A huge well done to the team at Arundells in Salisbury, who have been successful in securing a grant of just under £100,000 from the National Lottery Heritage Fund. The money will be used to carry out 12 months of extensive activity to help ensure Arundells is 'Fit for the Future'. They will be developing … Continue reading Arundells – Heritage Fund success

Stop Lines

When I'm not doing museum stuff I try and spend as much time out and about in the Wiltshire countryside as I can. It's a county stacked full of amazing history, much of which is visible right in front of your eyes: from iron age hill-forts to neolithic long barrows, ancient trackways to white horses … Continue reading Stop Lines

The Right Stuff?

Really excited that The Right Stuff? exhibition has opened at Bridport Museum. This exhibition/activity invites visitors to explore some of the collections conundrums we face everyday in museums. Do we need another sewing machine? How relevant is this item? Have we got space? Does the collection really reflect the lives and stories of our communities? … Continue reading The Right Stuff?