County museum and heritage forums

Derbyshire Museums and Heritage Forum

The Derbyshire Museums and Heritage Forum provides informal networking opportunities, support, information sharing and promotion for museums, historic houses and heritage sites, their staff and volunteers, in the county of Derbyshire.

The Forum meets quarterly and everyone is welcome to come along and represent their museum or heritage site.

Chair: Glynn Wilton
Email: glynnwilton@yahoo.com

Secretary:  Kate Watts
Email: derbyshiremuseumsforum@gmail.com

Follow the Forum on Facebook

Website: www.dmhf.org 

Leicestershire and Rutland Heritage Forum

The Leicestershire and Rutland Heritage Forum seeks to provide information, support and networking opportunities for its members, as well as building links with partner organisations and offering representation for its members, at a strategic level.

Follow them on Twitter @LRHeritageForum or like them on Facebook.

Contact: Roger Bisgrove 
Email: swanningtonresearch@gmail.com

 

Lincolnshire Heritage Forum

The Lincolnshire Heritage Forum aims to support, develop and promote museums and heritage within the county of Lincolnshire.

The Forum aims to encourage mutual cooperation between members, support from statutory authorities, public access to collections, improvements in the standards of collections care and to raise awareness of potential funding opportunities.

Visit the Lincolnshire Heritage Forum website for details of open days, events and activities from Forum members.

Follow them on Twitter @LincsMuseums or like them on Facebook

Chair: Julia Knight
Email: JKnight@sholland.gov.uk
Tel: 01775 764474

Northamptonshire Heritage Forum

The Northamptonshire Heritage Forum provides a friendly network of support and enables members to share information, discuss current issues, take part in training and also acts as an advocate for Northamptonshire’s museums and heritage sites.

Members include local authority and independent museums, historic houses and heritage sites.

Visit the Northamptonshire Heritage Forum website for details of open days, events and activities from Forum members. You can also like them on Facebook too!

Chair: Martin Lawrence
Email: martin.lawrence11@btinternet.com
Tel: 01604 847138

Secretary: Angela Scheidegger
Email: northamptonshireheritageforum@gmail.com

Nottinghamshire Heritage Forum

Nottinghamshire Heritage Forum aims to support, develop and promote museums and heritage collections throughout Nottinghamshire.

It acts as a shared voice for its members and seeks to work with other organisations involved in supporting the sector, representing members’ needs and promoting the opportunities they can provide.

Follow them on Twitter @NottsHF or like them on Facebook.

Chair: Julie Obermeyer
Email: info@nottsheritage.co.uk

Secretary: Naomi Garnett
Email: naomi.garnett@nationaljusticemuseum.org.uk

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