Award-winning dancers and musicians to celebrate Barnsley’s proud heritage in April 2023
Multi-award-winning dancers, live singers and musicians from the world-famous Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band will march through Barnsley next month as part of a spectacular programme of live performances celebrating the region’s heritage.
Barnsley Museums support local families with art packs
Barnsley Museums have sent out 500 art and craft packs to children and families in the Dearne Valley.
Eldon Street alleyway gets a new lease of life
Improvement work continues on Eldon Street, as part of the Eldon Street High Street Heritage Action Zone (HSHAZ). The next stage of the project will see repairs to a historic alleyway that runs between 60 Eldon Street and Mandela Gardens.
An exciting new chapter for Barnsley’s Parkway Cinema
The Parkway, Barnsley’s only independent cinema, looks forward to an exciting new chapter, thanks to national funding, that will give the family-run business a whole new look.
New electric bikes deliver zero carbon transport to museum sites
A fleet of E-Cargo Bikes have been delivered to Worsbrough Mill and Country Park, Cannon Hall, and Elsecar Heritage Centre.
Accessible Christmas activities at Cannon Hall Museum
Cannon Hall Museum will host accessible Christmas sessions for families to enjoy during the festive season.
Community Toy Swap to help with the cost of Christmas
The National Trust and Barnsley Museums are hosting a Community Toy Swap to help people with the cost of Christmas.
Barnsley Museums@ The Glassworks is a hit on the high street
Barnsley Museums’ twelve-month residency at The Glass Works comes to an end this December, with the project being hailed as a huge hit with residents and visitors.
Culture in Barnsley boosted by significant Art Council funding
Barnsley Museums and Barnsley Libraries have received a significant amount of funding to support cultural activities across the borough. They have both secured their places as a National Portfolio Organisation for 2023 – 26.