Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
This paper outlines the Staffordshire History
Centre Stage 1 application to be submitted to the National Lottery
Heritage Fund. It seeks approval for the matched funding for the
Stage 1 application.
“Staffordshire’s archive and heritage collections are of outstanding quality and importance and we are extremely proud to be custodians of these invaluable items. They enable individuals and communities to reflect on their past and inform their future.
If our new bid for Heritage Lottery Funding for the Staffordshire History Centre project is successful, it will provide new ways in which collections can be used by individuals, historians and communities. It will secure access to historic collections for the next twenty years.”
Gill Heath, Cabinet Member for Communities
Reasons for the Decision – To consider the resubmission of a revised application for funding from the National Lottery Heritage Fund to support the creation of the Staffordshire History Centre.
Decision – (a) That the stage 1 application be submitted to the National Lottery Heritage Fund.
(b) That matched funding be earmarked for the stage 2 application for the Staffordshire History Centre.
Report author: Joanna Terry
Publication date: 16/05/2019
Date of decision: 15/05/2019
Decided at meeting: 15/05/2019 - Cabinet
Effective from: 22/05/2019