Partnerships

 


Leeds Museums and Galleries is passionately committed to enriching the cultural life of our city and beyond.

We believe we do this best when we work with other groups, agencies and institutions, to share our own expertise, and benefit from the skills and experience of others. We actively seek opportunities to work with others for our mutual benefit.

Find out how West Yorkshire's museums make a difference in our latest report (opens as PDF) and this infographic poster (opens as PDF) 

Read about some of the great work we and our partners are doing on the WYLAMP Showcase blog

 

 

West Yorkshire Local Authority Museums Partnershiphttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/museumsandgalleries/Release%20Documents/WEST%20YORKSHIRE’S%20MUSEUMS%20-%20MAKING%20A%20DIFFERENCE%20Main%20Document.pdf, Download the latest WYLAMP report: 'West Yorkshire's Museums Making a Difference'West Yorkshire Local Authority Museums Partnership<div class="ExternalClass0C3F6251E8A040FCB0009E8639BD9F64"><p> <img src="/museumsandgalleries/PublishingImages/Concertina%20Images/WYLAMP%20Logo.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /> <br> <br>The West Yorkshire Local Authority Museums Partnership (WYLAMP) exists to champion culture and museums in West Yorkshire. </p><p>Through mutually beneficial activities, the collaboration promotes excellence and sustainability.<br><br><br><strong>WYLAMP partners:<br> </strong><br><a href="http://www.bradfordmuseums.org/">Bradford Museums and Galleries</a><br><br><a href="http://museums.calderdale.gov.uk/">Calderdale Museums</a><br><br><a href="http://kirklees.gov.uk/museums">Kirklees Museums and Galleries</a><br><a href="http://leeds.gov.uk/museumsandgalleries"><br>Leeds Museums and Galleries</a><br><br><a href="http://wakefield.gov.uk/museums">Wakefield Museums</a></p> </div>
Contact us Contact us <div class="ExternalClass0FA3A02A35864134985AF68BA058F179"><p>We are always keen to explore collaborative work with other organisations, large or small, and both formally and informally. </p> <p>If you have an idea you would like to discuss with us, please contact our partnerships co-ordinator.</p> <p><strong>John Donegan, Partnerships Co-ordinator</strong><br>Write to: Leeds Discovery Centre, Carlisle Road, Leeds, LS10 1LB<br>Email <a href="mailto:john.donegan@leeds.gov.uk">john.donegan@leeds.gov.uk </a></p></div>
Recent partnership projectsRecent partnership projects<div class="ExternalClass5893EF9AB1CB451EB5451DCFC187D841"><p><span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span><strong>Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty</strong></p> <p>We have been working in partnership with Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) as part of a three-year Heritage Lottery Funded First World War Centenary project. </p> <p>The partners are jointly managing a Leeds-based group of volunteer researchers who are researching the Leeds Pals Battalion. The Pals trained at Colsterdale, located in the AONB, in 1915. Their research will be public through a blog: <a href="http://www.leedspalsresearchers.wordpress.com/">www.leedspalsresearchers.wordpress.com</a> </p> <p><br><br><strong>Thwaite Mills Living Canal Partnership</strong></p> <p>This long term project with Canal Connections, a Leeds-based social enterprise, supports a heritage canal zone connecting Thwaite Mills and Armley Mills. It aims to integrate this important heritage into the heart of today’s canal usage.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>University of Huddersfield</strong></p> <p>Together with the University of Huddersfield, we are providing a regular forum for academics and museum professionals across Yorkshire to meet and develop ideas for cross-disciplinary collaboration.</p></div>