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Welcoming New Ambassadors to the Trust

17 October, 2018 We are delighted to announce that we have two new Ambassadors, Peter Anwyl Harris and John Bennett, who have joined our team of volunteers at the Trust.  Our Ambassadors are vital to running the Marsh Awards and dedicate their time...
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Supporting Refugee Week

20 June, 2018 As we tune into Refugee Week, and follow the activities which are taking place across the globe to celebrate and raise awareness of refugees, we reflect back on our volunteer awards run in partnership with the Refugee Council which are,...
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Our recent charity visits

13 June, 2018 We’ve recently been out and about visiting a number of charities that we support through our grants programme. It’s always great to meet with grantees to talk to them about their work, their successes and often their challenges first hand,...
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30 Years of Awards and Achievements

18 April, 2018 At the MCT we are celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Marsh Awards and consequently the incredible contributions that our Award winners have made over these years to the lives of others, to our culture and to the natural world....
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Celebrating 20 Years of the Marsh Award for Children’s Literature in Translation

19 December, 2017 In 2017 the Trust celebrated the 20th Anniversary of the Marsh Award for Children’s Literature in Translation. Over the years the Award has recognised eleven translators from around the world who have translated children’s books into English and brought diverse...
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A busy week for the Trust

10 November, 2017 Last week was very busy at the Trust and indicative of our wide range of Award partnerships. We presented Awards in collaboration with four different organisations and you can read more about them below. On Monday, the Council for British...
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5 Years of celebrating Museum of London volunteers

18 October, 2017 Tuesday 17th October 2017 marked the 5th presentation of the Marsh Awards for Museum of London Volunteers. The Museum of London invest whole-heartedly in their volunteers and our Awards in partnership with them give them the opportunity to thank those...
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Showcasing Peer Support Heroes

10 October, 2017 We have just come back from #PeerFest17 in Bristol where we presented the Marsh Awards for Mental Health Peer Support to some fantastic peer support groups and projects and helped to celebrate #WorldMentalHealthDay. The Awards are run in partnership with Mind...
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Celebrating Volunteering in UK Museums

On Monday 25th September, I had the opportunity to attend the 2017 presentation of the Marsh Volunteers for Museum Learning Award. I had the pleasure of meeting a number of the regional winners from across the country, who all had...
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Zafer Kizilkaya wins his second Whitley Award

19 July, 2017 We want to say a massive congratulations to Zafer Kizilkaya for winning his second Whitley Award. We came into contact with Zafer’s work back in 2012 when he won the Marsh Award for Marine Conservation Leadership for his leading work...
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