Who won the Family Friendly Museum Award 2016?

Today, London’s CharterhouseĀ a building with a colourful past as an almshouse, a monastery, birthplace of the off-side rule and even a temporary Royal Residence, hosted the Family Friendly Museum Award for 2016. It was a grand setting for the biggest museum award in the UK, and the only one judged entirely on what the visitors…

What I’ve learned about looking after volunteers

In all of my jobs, I manage volunteers. In some of my roles, this management is more hands on than in others. Recently I was looking after (curating?) a team of around 100 volunteers for a charity that does a lot of work with museums, galleries and other cultural and heritage sites, helping them respond…