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Museums and Galleries: South West

Volume 507: debated on Wednesday 17 March 2010

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what grants were awarded by the Museums, Libraries and Archives Council to non-hub designated museums in the South West in 2009. (321199)

The Museums, Libraries and Archives Council (MLA) has supplied the information in the table of Renaissance grants awarded to non-designated museums in the South West in 2008-09.

Designated collection holder

Grant (£)

Cheltenham Art Gallery

14,608

Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum

14,133

Tank Museum

15,000

Wiltshire Heritage Museum

15,000

National Waterways Museum

15,000

Roman Bath Museum

10,000

In the 2009-10 financial year, two further grants have been announced by the MLA for non-designated museums in the South West and shown in the table.

Designated collection holder

Grant (£)

Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum

100,000

Tank Museum

50,000