On Friday 3rd July 2020, South West Museum Development hosted a panel discussion featuring representatives from the museum and heritage sector in the South West of England.
The panel discussion was chaired by Crystal Johnson and featured:
- Sam Astill – Head of Museums, South West Heritage Trust
- Vicky de Wit – Museums Advisor, Dorset, Bournemouth, Christchurch & Poole
- Hannah Jones – Lead Volunteering & Participation Consultant for the South West, National Trust
- Philip Walker – Head of Cultural services, Gloucester City Council
The panel discussed some of the key considerations to reopening after lockdown, sharing their current thinking on the challenges and opportunities ahead, whilst drawing on their own experience to date.
Download the summary of the key points covered during the discussion below: