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    Our Museum is a Co-op local cause !

    From 25 October our Museum is one of the local causes supported by the Co-op Community Fund. If you are a member and select us as your local cause, the…

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    Alford & Donside Heritage Association AGM

    The postponed 2020 AGM (due to Covid19) was held online using Zoom on Thursday 15th October at 7pm. At this meeting it was agreed that the Association should apply to…

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    JustGiving Page Launched

    We have recently launched our JustGiving page to fundraise for essential building work that will help us to reopen in 2021. Please visit: https://www.justgiving.com/alfordheritagemuseum to support this.

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    Competition Winner Announcement

    We are pleased to announce that the winner of our Win a Personalised Museum Visit writing competition is Bob Michie with his poem Dad’s War. Dad’s War Ma Da he…

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    Important Announcement

    Sadly, the Museum Committee has decided not to reopen the museum this season. Our reasons are as follows: We do not have sufficient volunteers to operate – some of our volunteers…

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    A to Z of Alford Heritage Museum

    While the museum is closed we thought we might share with you an A – Z of items from the collection. Each letter will have a photograph and a link will…

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    Video Experience

    A new TV has been installed in the museum over the winter where visitors can watch a selection of new films that have been made. The films can also be…

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    Tullynessle School’s Poem

    Tullynessle School wrote this super poem about their visit to Alford Heritage Museum.

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    Exercise Book Donation

    We recently received an exciting new donation all the way from Montana, USA. This donation came in the form of an old Exercise book donated by Janet Austin, the granddaughter…

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    Local Legends

    A quick reminder to everyone about the local legends exhibit that has been on display since the beginning of the new season. This is a fascinating exhibition featuring some famous…