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Conservationists appoint new Chair

The Institute of Conservation (Icon) has appointed Siobhan Stevenson as Chair of its Board of Trustees. Siobhan is former Head of Collections Care at National Museums Northern Ireland and a Trustee of Icon. She says: “I feel privileged to be selected. Icon is in great shape to take on some of... View Article

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Two BHI Bronze Medal winners announced

Normally, the BHI Bronze Medal is awarded annually to the best student graduating in the BHI exams of that year, but this year the BHI Board of Directors decided to present Medals to two students: Rosie Kirk and Richard F. Brown. The Board reached this unusual decision after careful consideration.... View Article

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The Passage of Time

Time is running out for The Passage of Time. If you would like to take part in the BHI Photographic Competition, you have to make sure your entry is in before 31 March 2016. The competition invites amateur photographers to submit images on the theme The Passage of Time that show their unique and... View Article

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BHI specialist reassures public on Big Ben

BHI specialist Chris McKay FBHI was called on when BBC journalists found that the Big Ben was fast. He was able to reassure the public that this was a fluke, and that the clock is actually an excellent timekeeper. It was just after the weekend, and the Big Ben clock... View Article

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