Decision details

Museum and Archives Strategy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Information Only

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

To approval the future direction of the museum and archives services, due to open in the new facility at Willesden Green in 2015.

Decision:

(i)      that the findings of the Museum and Archives Strategy be noted and agreement be given to its vision that: “Brent’s museum and archives are here for everyone; a window into the history of Brent, its people and places. We will use these unique resources to create opportunities, improve lives and create stronger communities”;

(ii)        that the three interlinked objectives which have been formed to deliver the vision of the Strategy as set out in paragraph 3.15 of the report be agreed;

(iii)    that agreement be given to the action plan to deliver the Museum and Archives Strategy as set out in Appendix 3 to the report;

(iv)    that the content of the Equality Impact Assessment as set out in Appendix 4 to this report be noted.

Reason Key: Affects more than 2 wards;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Sue McKenzie, Libraries, Arts and Heritage Email: sue.mckenzie@brent.gov.uk Tel: 020 8937 3144.

Report author: Sue McKenzie

Publication date: 28/01/2015

Date of decision: 26/01/2015

Decided at meeting: 26/01/2015 - Cabinet

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