Gillian Nixon- Guest Blogger.

Gillian Nixon has worked as  Archives & Local Studies Assistant for over 25 years and is based at the Discovery Centre in Experience Barnsley Museum, Town Hall, Barnsley. Gillian’s interests include photography, art, watching motorsports and ice hockey. Gillian enjoys writing about her discoveries and has written articles for local groups. She has recently achieved her FE teachers qualification (Petals) at Northern College and…

Cannon Hall Park & Gardens

Cannon Hall Park and Gardens have been successful in securing an earmarked Parks for People funding of £2.8m, from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) and Big Lottery Fund for the targeted and sustainable conservation of its buildings and surrounding parkland. We hope works to start in 2017 and be completed by 2019. Parks for People…