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From Recording to Wildlife Watching....
Join the DVLP and our natural history partners for an array of upcoming wildlife workshops and field days throughout Autumn and Winter, exploring and encountering some…
New DVLP Postcards
As part of our 'Promoting the Dearne' project, we have taken delivery of a new set of four postcards.
The Romany Woodsman - A Living History Exhibition
An exciting opportunity to meet the Romany Woodsman, at his 'settlement' in Worsbrough Mill Country Park
Discovering the Dearne Valley Woodlands
People in the Dearne Valley are being urged to make the most of their local woodlands via a new woodland engagement project, exploring the local wildlife…
Hear My Voice Literacy Festival 2017
Hear My Voice is a three year project co-ordinated by Barnsley Museums for the people of Barnsley to express themselves through poetry, the written and spoken…
DVLP community grant scheme is preserving the past
Local historian Jane Ainsworth has written a new blog about a DVLP grant funded project to preserve the Regimental Colours of the Barnsley Pals Battalions
Worsbrough Mill & Country Park Tidy Up
Join the DVLP team, Twigs and museum staff for a day of volunteer winter management and maintenance on site to help improve the site for visitors…
Stories of the Somme - John Glynn
A short film telling one man's story of his experiences of the Battle of the Somme through a dramatised account of his letters sent back home…
Back to Nature In Wombwell Woods
The second year of the Wombwell Woods celebration event proved to be another huge success with the local community & visitors throughout the weekend.
HLF Grant Surgery
Are you interested in heritage? Do you want to find out how your group could get funding to run a heritage project?