The Friends of East Grinstead Museum Christmas Hamper Raffle

Come and try your luck to win our beautiful hamper, loaded with scrumptious goodies! Tickets are only £1.00 a strip and all proceeds go to support the  Museum  

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Friends of East Grinstead Museum: Tombola prizes urgently needed!

Please help support the Museum by donating a prize for the Friends tombola stall at the Town’s May Fair. Unwanted toys, toiletries,  gifts, bottles of wine and spirits, are urgently needed. They can be handed into the Museum up to the 23rd November  

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Vacancy: Trustee Treasurer

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Trustee Treasurer.  The Treasurer will work closely with the Chair and the Board, overseeing the Museum’s external bookkeeper and Museum volunteers providing finance related support. As a Trustee, you will be asked to attend a minimum of 6 Board meetings a year.   In addition,

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EAST GRINSTEAD HIGH STREET

 Image 1. East Grinstead was founded in medieval times.  The broad High Street was designed as a market place, lined on either side by long narrow strips called ‘portlands’, each about 200 metres, or one furlong  in length. (Ah, the rods, chains and furlongs of my youth, so diligently learned,

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Vacancy: Chair of Trustees

East Grinstead Museum (EGM) wish to recruit a new Chairperson to lead the board and help take the Museum forward into its next phase of development. As a Trustee, you will be asked to attend a minimum of 6 Board meetings a year.  In addition, there may be supplementary meetings

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Book Keeping Opportunity

We are looking for a voluntary book-keeper who will work closely with the trustees of the East Grinstead Museum.  The main purpose of the role is to help the trustees ensure the Museum operates within its budget by recording and processing income and expenditure accurately and reconciling all income and

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MY HOUSE, IN THE MIDDLE OF MY STREET ….

Museum volunteer and local resident Loral Bennett uses the Museum archives to look at the history of 85 West Street At one time, West Street was known as Chapel Lane, as it led to the town cemetery chapel, with its separate areas for the established church worshippers and dissenters. Until

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Trustee Vacancies

The Board of Trustees of East Grinstead Town Museum intends to make appointments of new Trustees to join the Board over the coming months and invites applications. We are interested in broadening the basis of our capacity to maintain an active and supportive framework of governance for our charity  and the work

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“….in what was formerly a dusty lumber-room of the Church Tower…”

A volunteer bought these lovely ‘East Grinstead and its Parish Church’ booklets to my attention. The oldest of these seen on the left, is dated 1934 and sold for Threepence;  beautifully illustrated and printed by Exors of H.W. Cullen of East Grinstead, and low and behold include articles about East Grinstead Museum. The Museum

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JOIN OUR TEAM…

Would you like to join East Grinstead Museums friendly team of stewards? Working in pairs at our Welcome Desk the stewards provide a warm welcome to visitors; introducing the permanent and temporary exhibitions, helping with general enquiries and selling merchandise from our shop. If you are interested in the local

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