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Connected Heritage flyer, Wikimedia UK logo, collage
Connected Heritage flyer by Katie Crampton (WMUK).CC BY-SA 4.0

Connected heritage webinars

As part of the National Lottery funded Digital Skills for Heritage initiative, Wikimedia UK is running webinars to showcase what … Continue reading “Connected heritage webinars”

Women's Classic Committee, collage
WCC logo with collage by Katie Crampton (WMUK)CC BY-SA 4.0

Celebrating #WCCWiki at 50!

By Dr Victoria Leonard, FRHistS In July 2021, #WCCWiki marked an important milestone. The initiative, designed to improve the online … Continue reading “Celebrating #WCCWiki at 50!”

Towards a National Collection banner
Towards a National Collection banner by Colin McDowallCC BY-SA 4.0

Towards a National Collection

TOWARDS A NATIONAL COLLECTION: WIKIMEDIA UK AND PARTNERS WORKING TOWARDS INCREASED AND DIVERSIFIED ENGAGEMENT £14.5m awarded to transform online exploration … Continue reading “Towards a National Collection”

English: Brown hare (Lepus europaeus). An animal which has become extremely rare in Wales. More here on Lepus europaeus: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/European_hare Cymraeg: Yr ysgyfarnog, sy'n anffodus wedi prinhau'n arw yng Nghymru.
The Winning entry, photographed by Alun Williams

Competition Winners, Wiki Loves Earth, Wales

By Robin Owain, Wales Programme Manager at Wikimedia UK This year Wales took part in the international photography competition ‘Wiki … Continue reading “Competition Winners, Wiki Loves Earth, Wales”

Collage by Katie Crampton (WMUK) CC BY-SA 4.0.

Our 2021 AGM and Community Day

By Katie Crampton, Communications and Governance Coordinator We had a wonderful Annual General Meeting and Community Day on Saturday, and … Continue reading “Our 2021 AGM and Community Day”


Small Charity Week – celebrating the big impact of small charities

By George Colbourn, Fundraising Development Coordinator at Wikimedia UK This year, Wikimedia UK is taking part in ‘Small Charity Week’, an annual … Continue reading “Small Charity Week – celebrating the big impact of small charities”

Wikidata Map November 2019
Wikidata Map November 2019 Huge by AddshoreCC0

What does decolonisation mean for Wikipedia?

By Richard Nevell, Project Coordinator at Wikimedia UK Wikipedia is a magnificent tool for sharing knowledge with an enormous reach. … Continue reading “What does decolonisation mean for Wikipedia?”

Women EmpowerED by Jessica Motely.

Women EmpowerED: Wikipedia Editathon

By Sarah Lappin, final year computer science and artificial intelligence student at the University of Edinburgh, and President for Edinburgh … Continue reading “Women EmpowerED: Wikipedia Editathon”