Latest News

Many changes have taken place at the museum since its foundation in 1983. More recently, the major refurbishment of the building now enables us to remain open throughout the year and to provide more facilities for local  community involvement.

Latest News – 01/10/2018

We are sorry to disappoint all those who have been waiting for an announcement of a confirmed re-opening date. The …

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Latest News – 12/08/2018

Contractors working both inside and outside the museum are making good progress. The following pictures give an idea of repairs and alterations …

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Latest News – 30/07/2018

It might seem to be a long time for a refurbishment to reach completion, but the amount of construction workboth …

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Latest News – 12/04/2018

The new roof is now virtually completely installed, together with insulation which previously never existed ! Demolition of what used …

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Latest News – 17/03/2018

Installing the new roof system has meant using exacting design details/procedures and employing skilled contractors using specialist equipment. See photos …

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Latest News – 12/02/2018

Slowly we are making progress ! Although hampered by the weather, the building is now sheathed in scaffolding and we …

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What's New to our Website

Our website now includes pages where you can view exhibitions, exhibit your own artwork, watch videos relating to the Museum and its activities, and download our family-friendly digital resources.

Online Exhibitions

Our Videos

Digital Resources