A glass act opens in Barnsley

A glass act opens in Barnsley

Following a six-year regeneration project and more than £200 million of investment, there is a clear end in sight as Barnsley’s ambitious town centre redevelopment, The Glass Works, marks the final phase of its grand opening. To reflect the changes in society and future proof the town, The Glass Works...

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British Museum’s Pushing paper exhibition arrives at Cooper Gallery

British Museum’s Pushing paper exhibition arrives at Cooper Gallery

Barnsley’s Cooper Gallery is just one of four partner museums to host British Museum’s first co-curated touring exhibition, Pushing paper: contemporary drawing from 1970 to now,

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Experience Barnsley is a finalist in Art Fund’s Museum of the Year 2021 award

Experience Barnsley is a finalist in Art Fund’s Museum of the Year 2021 award

For its outstanding levels of engagement and impact via their digital activity and outreach programme, Experience Barnsley Museum and Discovery Centre is a finalist for the Art Fund Museum of the Year 2021 award.

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Restoring the glory, revealing the secrets of Cannon Hall

Restoring the glory, revealing the secrets of Cannon Hall

Following a £3.8 million restoration project, the parklands at Cannon Hall in Barnsley have been completely revitalised to improve the visitor experience.

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The Astoria Centre opens again for summer events

The Astoria Centre opens again for summer events

Step back in time to the halcyon days of the Cinema Organ with the summer events hosted at Barnsley’s Astoria Centre. The Astoria Centre is run by the Penistone Cinema Organ Trust; a group of volunteers who have worked on the restoration and maintenance of these musical marvels. The Astoria...

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The Coalfield Symphony launch debut album, Virtue and Villainy

The Coalfield Symphony launch debut album, Virtue and Villainy

Barnsley’s musical duo, The Coalfield Symphony, are proud to launch their debut album Virtue and Villainy masterfully created during lockdown 2020.

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