Scan of sketchbook with drawings of board on the sea with lighthouse on land in distance

NHMF supports acquisition of significant Alfred Wallis sketchbooks

Thanks to support of over £370,000 from the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Kettle’s Yard, University of Cambridge and Tate have jointly acquired three important and rare sketchbooks by the self-taught artist and mariner Alfred Wallis (1855-1942).
The National Heritage Memorial staff Vanessa and Suzanne

NHMF team members celebrate 40 years

NHMF team members take a look back at the hundreds of items they've seen added to the memorial collection over the past few decades.
Charlotte Connelly and Jeremy Michell

Antarctic Nimrods: warriors of snow and ice

The sledge and sledging flag from Ernest Shackleton’s British Antarctic Expedition are the latest items to be saved for the nation by the National Heritage Memorial Fund.