Our Community

The Online Community is a friendly forum for you to share knowledge, learning, and discuss issues relating to your HLF-supported project. It is also a place to connect and network with people in heritage and other relevant sectors, with a view to strengthening and enhancing your HLF project.

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Connect with HLF grantees, project managers and heritage professionals to share best practice and discuss common issues.

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Join us monthly for special one-hour chats on wide-ranging topics, featuring internal and external expert guests.

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A forum to connect people working on Landscape Partnerships projects to share knowledge.

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A space for anyone interested in engaging young people with heritage, to connect and share knowledge.

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Connecting people involved in Skills for the Future and Training Bursaries projects with others interested in heritage skills.

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A space to connect Resilient Heritage and Catalyst grantees, and those interested in fundraising.

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Community help

Everything you need to know about using the community features.

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Hi, I’m Amy, your community manager. Got a question? Get in touch

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What's going on in our community

  • We have recently launched the Great Place Scheme Scotland . This innovative scheme is designed by HLF and its partners to enable cultural and community groups to work more closely together and to place heritage at the heart of communities. With grants of £100,000 to £1million to support applicants... read more

    View Diane Gray's profile
    Posted 1 month 2 weeks ago
  • Our churchyard project is slightly unusual in that the ‘new’ church is 400m away and the normal link was not as strong as might be expected. It dates from 1660, is 2.2 acres and has 11,200 burials recorded. Part is ‘closed’ and the grass cut by the Council, part is mainly mid Victorian through to... read more

    View Ian Philp's profile
    Posted 2 months 2 weeks ago
  • Recently I was lucky enough to attend the CultureGeek event in London, which looks at how cultural organisations are “adapting to the changing digital landscape”. One really interesting talk was by Will Stanley, Senior Communications Officer at the Science Museum, who recently helped run successful... read more

    View Katie Allen's profile
    Posted 1 month 3 days ago
  • Okay, so it is not the most exciting part of your HLF-funded project, but for projects over £10,000 you need to fill in detailed payment requests with invoices. In the South East team we’ve been thinking of some handy hints to make the process run smoothly. Submit your invoices electronically if... read more

    View Molly Sweeney's profile
    Posted 1 month 4 weeks ago
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