EVENTS

BAFM holds events of interest to all Friends groups throughout the year, with a National Conference and AGM held at a different venue each year, and many local events across the UK. If you are interested in hosting an event please contact your regional co-ordinator. This page also includes details of international events from the World Federation of Friends of Museums (WFFM).


WFFM Annual Conference & AGM, 2018

WFFM Annual Conference & AGM, 2018

WFFM Annual Conference & AGM, 2018The World Federation of Friends of Museums (WFFM)  promotes and spreads the idea of Friends of museums worldwide and represents about 2 million individual Friends of museums worldwide.   BAFM is an active member and has been associated with the Federation since its earliest days.  Rosemary Marsh, BAFM Vice President, Norah Dunbar, our International Representative…Read more →
BAFM North-West Regional Meeting, 2018

BAFM North-West Regional Meeting, 2018

BAFM North-West Regional Meeting, 2018 Todmorden Town Hall hosted the BAFM North West regional get together (free). The day started with a welcome from the Mayor of Todmorden, Cllr Christine Potter, followed by tour led by the Todmorden Town Hall Volunteers.   Over lunch Friends from different ‘Friends of’ groups shared stories, knowledge and skills in the splendour of the Grade 1…Read more →
BAFM North-East Regional Meeting, 2018

BAFM North-East Regional Meeting, 2018

BAFM North-East Regional Meeting, 2018 Success at the Hatton Gallery   The Friends of the Hatton Gallery, Newcastle, hosted the North East regional meeting of the British Association of Friends of Museums (BAFM).  The day started with an update from Friends groups across the region, sharing their recent successes and apprising us of developments at their institutions.  Overall, 9 Friends’ groups were…Read more →