Helping to create libraries fit for the future

The best modern libraries are dynamic organisations that, despite difficult times, have positioned themselves at the heart of our communities.

Collaborative working benefits local tourism on the Coastal Cultural Trail

The De La Warr Pavilion and Towner art gallery, two Arts Council National portfolio organisations, have joined forces with the Jerwood Gallery …

Norfolk Museums Service offers vocational route into museum profession with its Teaching Museum: Trainee Programme

In 2013 Norfolk Museums Service set up the Teaching Museum: Trainee Programme to offer an alternative, vocational route in to the museum profession. It was …

Engaging and inspiring: Cornwall’s Museums outstanding work with children and young people

In 2012 an informal partnership of larger museums in Cornwall came together to deliver the aims of a new Museum Strategy for the county; within ...

Digital change: Bringing the Barracks Back to Life

Embracing digital technology has been bringing local history to life like never before in Lincolnshire with an investment from Arts Council England’s museums fund.

Turner Contemporary’s Art Beat: using a local council commission to run inspiring workshops for young people

Led by Turner Contemporary, an Arts Council National portfolio organisation, Art Beat was a series of free summer workshops and events that offered young ...