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Museum Award Winners Announced

Some of the works awaiting conservation.
Some of the works awaiting conservation.
Some of the works awaiting conservation.

There are strong international and political themes to this year's award with grants going to the Peace Museum, Bradford, The American Museum in Bath and The Marx Memorial Library in conjunction with Islington Museum.

All three grants will support conservation of embroidered banners and samplers for exhibitions and access projects.

The Society offers awards of up to £5,000 for textile related projects within the museum, archive or conservation sector. The next round of awards will be in 2017.

Critical Writing Award

Critical Writing Award

The Critical Writing Award is given for a piece of outstanding writing on any aspect of critical writing or history of any aspect of textiles and dress. The closing date for the next award is 7 April 2017. »

New Date For Manchester ATF

New Date For Manchester ATF

The Manchester Antique Textile Fair takes place on Sunday 30 April 2017. This is the 25th anniversary of the fair, and the 100th anniversary of Lucienne Day. »

Lucienne Day Studies Award

Lucienne Day Studies Award

The Lucienne Day Studies Award will be presented by Paula Day at the Textile Society's annual Antique and Vintage Textile Fair on April 30th  »