Museums in Cambridgeshire News no. 90 (2 May 2017)

Dear colleague


Here is this week’s news, but firstly may I ask you please to note that I now have a new post office box number (see my signature below):


  1. The deadline for submitting a return to the all-important SHARE Training Needs Survey has been extended to 7 May. If you have not already done so please do take five minutes to submit your views, which are really important.


  1. There is a Heritage Assistant post advertised at Papworth Hospital, closing date 5 May, details at


  1. There are two posts currently advertised at Kettle’s Yard, closing dates 15 May: Visitor Services Manager and Facilities & Security Manager; for details see


  1. The Fitzwilliam Museum is advertising for a Learning Associate, closing date 9 May, see job no. 48194 at


  1. The National Trust at Anglesey Abbey is advertising for an Interpretation Officer, closing date 14 May, see job no. 48153 at


  1. SHARE are again offering collection review and rationalisation grants, application deadline 2 June. For details please go to


  1. The latest newsletter of the British Association of Friends of Museums is attached.


  1. Burwell Museum have a new batch of items for disposal (see attached).


  1. The South and East Museums Federation have a meeting about ‘People’s Stories and STEM’ on 10 May at Duxford, details here.


Best wishes