The Glass Works is funded by Barnsley Council and is the second phase of a multi-million pound regeneration project which commenced back in March 2016.  After successfully delivering Phase 1, consisting of the new state-of-the-art Library @the Lightbox and the transformation of Barnsley Markets. Phase 2 of the works are set to include 100,000 sq.ft of new retail space for a variety of shops and over 25,000 sq.ft of cafes & restaurants that will frame a new landscaped Public Square and create a new shopping route.  Two key leisure anchors - Cineworld and Superbowl UK and more than 90,000 sq.ft of leisure facilities will also be delivered.

The visit will include a presentation learning about the site and careers within the industry followed by a visit onto The Glass Works.

Address The Leisure Box, 1st Floor,
The Glass Works,
Cheapside,
Barnsley
S70 1GW
Directions

Please make your way to our office for an induction which can be found opposite New Look on Cheapside. Please buzz and you will be met by one of our staff members.

Site Entrance
Parking available yes

Unfortunately, parking isn't available on-site; however, there are plenty of car parks in the town centre.

We suggest parking in the Alhambra Shopping Centre (S70 1SB) or Market Gate Car Park (S71 1AY) which are both short walks to the site.

Length of Visit 2 Hours
Maximum Group Size 12
Register by March 1, 2020
School, college, dwp Open to groups and individuals
Minimum group size 1 spaces
Maximum group size 12 spaces
Disabled Access no
Child Restrictions yes
Minimum age 15

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