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A member of the Photography team takes a photo
By Judit Gyula

Say cheese!

Over 50,000 images are now in our online collection, to celebrate we went behind the scenes with our photography team.

To celebrate International Wheelchair Day on the 1st March, Research Fellow Kay Nias explores the history behind what has arguably been the most important mobility device in history.

By Marisa Kalvins

A close shave

Conservator Marisa Kalvins has been busy restoring damaged objects set to go on display in our upcoming Medicine Galleries, including this 18th century shaving bowl. She reveals more about the intricate process and explains why repairs are important to an object’s history.