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Resource: Governance in the arts and museums – a practical guide, Clore Leadership Programme

The Clore Leadership Programme, supported by Arts Council England, has published a pilot practical guide for good governance in arts and museums. It includes: Practical advice on governance structures The board’s roles and responsibilities Articles on managing change, artistic risk, working in partnership and young people on boards Useful templates to help with board recruitment, … Continue reading

Resource: Digital Update from Audience Agency

Resource: Digital Update from Audience Agency

Katie Moffat,  head of digital at the Audience Agency, has circulated another newsletter with updates on what’s happening in the world of social media as relevant to the arts, culture museums and heritage sector. In this newsletter Katie mentions the following: “WhatsApp has over one billion daily active users and it’s about to start letting businesses … Continue reading

Training: The Effective Trustee

Training: The Effective Trustee

An introduction to the roles and responsibilities of trustees and management committee members, with an opportunity to explore with others how you can fulfil these effectively. An interactive workshop for trustees of Wiltshire and Swindon voluntary groups. Takes place 24 October 2017, 9.30md to 12.30pm at Wiltshire Community Foundation, Devizes Book online here.    

Conference: How to Get Published

Literature Works are working with Writers & Artists for the second year running to bring the ‘How to Get Published’ conference to Plymouth. ‘How to Get Published’ brings you a day of getting to grips with the practicalities of writing. Including talks from an array of acclaimed authors, panel discussions with leading publishers, and insight from … Continue reading

Training: Funding Your Youth Arts Project

Training: Funding Your Youth Arts Project

Funding your Youth Arts Project 10th November 2017 10am- 4:15pm // Tobacco Factory, Bristol The Course: Unfortunately, there is no magic spell or potion for funding success – behind every successful bid is strong planning, partnerships and preparation. This one-day course is designed for those wanting to develop their fundraising skills. Built on our years of … Continue reading

Resource: Sound Sense launch new website for community musicians

Resource: Sound Sense launch new website for community musicians

The UK membership organisation for community musicians Sound Sense has launched a brand new website https://www.soundsense.org/. You can join for public liability insurance, regular journals and newsletters, advocacy, research, best practice documentation, practical project management resources and much more. Find out about the Code of practice for music practitioners, which is aligned with the ArtWorks code of … Continue reading

Networking: Arts and Health Speed Networking, Somerset

Want to see more creative projects promoting health and wellbeing in Somerset? Come to Tacchi Morris’ Arts and Health Speed Networking event to make connections, explore collaborative projects and find out about funding. This dynamic evening offers an unrivalled opportunity to meet health and arts professionals from across Somerset. Expect an opening speaker, quick-fire presentations … Continue reading