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Braintree Museum seeking Marketing Officer 

Contract: Temporary, 3 months, potential to extend subject to funding Hours: Part time, 8 hours a week Salary: £9.02 an hour Closing date: 28 January 2022  Braintree Museum are looking for a temporary Marketing Officer to support the marketing of the museum and the Warner Textile Archive. The post holder must have proven experience in social media and…

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Chair’s New Year Message

I was reminded recently of the occasion when my son made his Cub Scout promise at our local scout and guide hut. Present at the hut on that evening was an elderly scout master, not so old that he was actually at the first scout camp at Brownsea Island in 1907 but he did have…

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Essex museums and teachers networking event opportunity 

The Royal Opera House Bridge are seeking museums and heritage sites who would like to contribute to their Virtual Creative Teachers’ Network on Monday 24 January 2022 – a network that brings together creatively minded teachers from across Greater Essex. It currently has a reach of 175 teachers who have signed up to the half-termly event to…

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Get in Touch

For all membership enquiries
Gordon Cummings (Treasurer) gcummings@fryartgallery.org

For all other enquiries
Philip Wise (Chair)

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2022 Members Meetings
  • Friday 4 March (Zoom)
  • Friday 10 June
  • Friday 2 September
  • Friday 2 December