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Inspired by George Eliot’s Boots

Our August object handling session, examines two items from our collections, which respond to the theme: Dress to Impress. One of the objects we shall share with our visitors at the session is a beautiful pair of cream, kid leather … Continue reading

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(B)lab!

This week we are putting together our new exhibition called “(B)lab” and I can safely say we haven’t done anything like this before.  The exhibition has come out of our work with Battersea Arts Centre and the Creative Museums Programme.  … Continue reading

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Tick Tock, Tick Tock

One of the most familiar sounds in day to day life is the ticking of a clock. In fact it’s such a familiar sound that we often tune it out. Whilst thinking of objects that produce sound in preparation for … Continue reading

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Great British Bake off!

I like many of the team at the museum are a fan of the Great British Bake Off.  I was particularly interested in the piece about the history of the trifle broadcast last night.  Whilst we don’t have a copy … Continue reading

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Print on Demand service for Nuneaton paintings

Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery are pleased to announce that copies of the oil paintings from the collection are now available to purchase online. The Print on Demand website is hosted by the Public Catalogue Foundation and features 52 paintings from the Museum & … Continue reading

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We’re Going Green 2

Today in our bid to go green we began taking weekly meter readings. Our electricity meter is quite new and has a digital read out. Looking at the screen we use two rates of electricity. Our readings were rate 1 … Continue reading

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We’re going Green!

We’re going green and its not because we have been eating too many sweets.  We have just put together a project to try and make the way we work more environmentally friendly. Our first task is to apply for a … Continue reading

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