Tagged with Libraries

Guest blog: Gavin Osborn celebrates a collaboration with Mobile Libraries in Wiltshire Rural Music’s latest project ‘Music On The Move’.

Guest blog: Gavin Osborn celebrates a collaboration with Mobile Libraries in Wiltshire Rural Music’s latest project ‘Music On The Move’.

I joined Wiltshire Rural Music as Creative Director back in January and soon saw that the best ideas often involved a collaborative effort. However, with so many organisations across the UK creating fantastic projects within the arts sector, coming up with a new and innovative idea is a real challenge. As a charity, Wiltshire Rural … Continue reading

Funding: Foyle Foundation Schools Library Programme

Funding: Foyle Foundation Schools Library Programme

State funded schools as well as dedicated schools that do not have or want to improve their libraries can apply for funding through the Foyle Foundation Schools Library Programme. Priority will be given to primary schools and to funding library books. The Foundation will also consider contributions towards e-readers, library software, necessary IT equipment and … Continue reading

Funding: Literature Works Annual Fund 2019

Funding: Literature Works Annual Fund 2019

Literature Works’ Annual Fund Round 2 deadline is 2nd December 2019, decisions by Friday 20th December 2019 The Annual Fund widens access to literature and creative writing, particularly amongst people in our region who would otherwise miss out. The Fund offers awards of between £100-£500 designed to help communities to get involved in reading and … Continue reading

Funding: Art Fund – conservation grants

Funding: Art Fund – conservation grants

Art Fund’s Conservation Grants are now open for applications. This programme is designed to provide funding towards the conservation of objects in UK collections, to help museums share new stories about their objects and improve collections care and display. The Conservation Grants aim to support remedial conservation of objects in UK collections and public engagement … Continue reading

Job: Communications and Marketing Manager, Libraries Unlimited, Devon

Are you a confident communications and marketing professional, experienced at creating accessible and engaging content? Are you an enthusiastic and motivated leader, able to design, implement and evaluate communications and marketing strategies to ensure key messages reach target audiences? Are you passionate about making a difference to people and communities in Devon, and looking for an … Continue reading