NPS Group announced as the latest founding Joseph Locke Partner for Barnsley Museums & Heritage Trust

7th March 2017

Barnsley Museums and Heritage Trust are proud to announce NPS Barnsley as a founding Joseph Locke partner.

The launch of the Barnsley Museums and Heritage Trust took place in 2016 and since then the Trust has gathered pace and received great support from the public and local organisations.

The Trust was established as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) fundraising body for Barnsley Museums. The objective of the Trust is to raise money to support the venues, collections, activities and programmes which are currently managed by Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council. The Trust is actively seeking support from businesses and individuals within Barnsley to preserve and animate Barnsley’s rich heritage.

Margot Walker, Chair of Barnsley Museums and Heritage Trust said: “We are thrilled to welcome NPS Barnsley as a Joseph Locke partner.  We are looking forward to working together to support and champion the excellent museums service we have in Barnsley.”

Karen Temple Managing Director of NP Barnsley, said: “We are delighted to have become a founding Joseph Locke Partner. We feel strongly about supporting our rich local heritage and are looking forward to working with other like-minded businesses to promote the great work that the Barnsley Museum Heritage Trust does in our community.

“We hope our involvement can help open up even more opportunities for local people to learn and take part in the heritage activities enabled by the Trust.”

For more information about the trust and how people can show their support please visit or contact Catherine or Sharon on