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Job oportunity

Job Title: Visitor Experience & Operations Co-ordinator Full time: 35 hours per week including some Saturday working Starting salary: £18,058 At the Co-operative Heritage Trust we believe that great things happen when people co-operate. … Read more

Written by Clare.Hirst

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Job opportunity

Job Title: Co-operative Heritage Trust Manager Full time: 35 hours per week including some Saturday working Starting salary: £32,832 At the Co-operative Heritage Trust we believe that great things happen when people co-operate. We … Read more

Written by Clare.Hirst

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Volunteering Opportunities

The Rochdale Pioneers Museum has recently created a number of volunteering positions that people can apply for. These volunteering opportunities include: • Visitor Assistants • Marketing Assistant • Collections Assistant • Learning Assistants To … Read more

Written by Clare.Hirst

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Sun shines on Toad Lane

On Saturday 27 June the sun shone for the Toad Lane Fun Day, a partnership between the Rochdale Pioneers Museum and St Mary in the Baum Church. The fun day was well attended and … Read more

Written by Jenny.Broadbent

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New WWI exhibition opens

On Saturday 27 June a new WWI exhibition is to be unveiled at the Rochdale Pioneers Museum. On the Outbreak of WWI in 1914, there were over 1500 co-operative societies in Great Britain, with … Read more

Written by Jenny.Broadbent

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Is Rochdale ‘haunted’ by the Pioneers?

We are all haunted by the past – by our families, those around us, our memories and the impact of the traditions and culture of where we live. A new project funded by the … Read more

Written by Jenny.Broadbent

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Tripadvisor 2015 winner

The Rochdale Pioneers Museum has been recognised as a top-performing attraction as reviewed by travellers on the world-wide Tripadvisor site. The Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence is now in its fifth year and celebrates excellence … Read more

Written by Jenny.Broadbent

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Tender – Project artist(s)

The Rochdale Pioneers Museum has recently opened a new exhibition ‘From Shop Floor to Front Line’ about the experiences of co-operative employees and members during WWI. The exhibition covers themes including soldiers’ experiences, conscientious … Read more

Written by Jenny.Broadbent

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Museum is a ‘hidden gem’

The Rochdale Pioneers Museum, has been named a ‘hidden gem’ in the VisitEngland accolades just over two years after reopening following a major Heritage Lottery-funded refurbishment. The accolades, introduced by VisitEngland for the first … Read more

Written by Jenny.Broadbent

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