Loving where we live
We love Barnsley; we hope you do too.
By working together and doing our best for our local community and our town centres we can make Barnsley a cleaner, safer, more vibrant and welcoming place.
Here we’ve set out the things we’re doing to make Barnsley a place where we love to live, and the things we’d like you to do to help your local communities and Barnsley to thrive.
- Volunteering - we’ll support volunteers
- Community groups - we’ll support community groups and initiatives
- Attractions - we’ll hold events and exhibitions for you to enjoy
- Spending locally - we’ll spend our budget locally where possible
- Promotion - we’ll attract more people to visit
What you can do to help
- Volunteer some of your time for a good cause
- Get involved in your community or an area that interests you
- Visit your museums, events and exhibitions
- Use local businesses and services
- Help us share what’s great about Barnsley
Barnsley in Bloom
See the Barnsley in Bloom 2019 winners in our slideshow of this year's awards evening.
The Great British Spring Clean
Our litter heroes came out to help make Barnsley a beautiful place to live again during the 2019 #GreatBritishSpringClean.
Looking for a gem of a volunteering opportunity in Barnsley? We have some unique and wonderful events taking place all over the borough.