Decision details

Barnsley Museums - Museums and Schools Programme 2021-22 (ODD/082/2021)

Decision Maker: Executive Director Place

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Agreed the offer of £50,544 funding from Arts Council England(via Department for Education) and proceed with the project as detailed in the application form and funding agreement.

Reasons for the decision:

To allow Barnsley Museums to extend the delivery of the Museums and Schools programme to cover the funding period April 2021-March 2022.


To use museum collections and expertise to enhance the national curriculum and support classroom learning.


To engage with schools in locations classified as areas of high deprivation where engagement between schools and regional museums has been low.

Publication date: 26/04/2021

Date of decision: 21/04/2021