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Admist the arms, love – The role of nurses during The Great War

Historically, women have been underrepresented in museum collections. As a result, less has been gathered and preserved on women’s personal experiences compared to the vast amount of knowledge surviving about men. In recent years there has been increasing efforts to fill this knowledge gap and give light to the stories of women and their important […]

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“From Your Ever Loving and Faithful Sweetheart”

To celebrate Valentine’s Day this year, we delve into some stories of the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Sweetheart Brooch. Even in times of war, soldiers were able to connect to their sweethearts through these fascinating romantic tokens of affection. A Sweetheart Brooch was a small brooch that represented the regiment of a soldier, sailor, or

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Quiet Time – March

Saturday, 18th March from 9.30am to 10.30am The next Quiet Time at the Museum will be on Saturday, 18th March from 9.30am to 10.30am. It is aimed at people with additional sensory needs or Autism. Video screens, interactives and sound will be turned down or off, and a quiet space will be available on request.

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Quiet Time – April

Saturday, 15th April from 9.30am to 10.30am The next Quiet Time at the Museum will be on Saturday, 15th April from 9.30am to 10.30am. It is aimed at people with additional sensory needs or Autism. Video screens, interactives and sound will be turned down or off, and a quiet space will be available on request.

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