Category Archives: Artwork

The Hidden Art of Barnsley -a talk

During a period extending over the late 18th, 19th and 20th centuries, a series of wonderful artists emerged in Barnsley. Barnsley Art on Your Doorstep, a project running from 2012-2014, explored and showcased this rich and very often forgotten aspect … Continue reading

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Talk on getting good design in our town

Tom Lonsdale gave an interesting and informative talk on Design in Regeneration and the work of the  Barnsley Design Panel; members of Barnsley Civic Trust were joined by others interested in the topic at a recent meeting.  Tom, the chair … Continue reading

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Comments on bridge replacing jumble lane railway crossing

A decision on the planning application for the new ‘iconic’ foot bridge to replace the town centre railway crossing was made on Wednesday 24 October.   Jumble Lane crossing is due to be closed by Network Rail in March 2019 … Continue reading

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‘Light Lines’ Somme artwork to be on permanent display

Great news that Light Lines – the artwork that commemorates the 300 Barnsley soldiers who fell on the first day of The Battle of The Somme – will have a permanent home in Churchfields Peace Gardens opposite St Mary’s Church. … Continue reading

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