Barnsley Town Centre

Leeds City Region Growth Deal investment is helping regenerate Barnsley town centre, in partnership with Barnsley Town Council.

Leeds City Region Growth Deal investment is helping regenerate Barnsley town centre, in partnership with Barnsley Town Council.

Once works are complete, our investment will have supported:

  • A new, landscaped public town square looking into the refurbished indoor market
  • 651 jobs will be created
  • A retail and leisure development including cinema and bowling
  • A revamped centre and market hall that will also include a new food hall and market kitchen
  • An extension to Lambra Road to create an all-new shopping boulevard
  • A state-of-the-art community space and central library
  • Easy-access, open-air car parking

Project Lead

Barnsley Council

District/ Area

Barnsley

Business case summary

Link here

Funding

£1.757 million Leeds City Region Growth Deal

Total project cost

£47.376 million

Project Status

Activity 7: Monitoring & Evaluation

The overall scheme will be completed in June 2021.

Start and end dates

Started on site August 2015, the demolition works funded by LGF have been completed in January 2019. The overall scheme is due to be completed in June 2021. 

Delivery partners

Barnsley Council

Other funders

Local Authority Capital Forecast of £45.619 million

Get in touch (contact information)

https://www.barnsley.gov.uk/

This page was last updated in Q4 2019/2020