Outside body

Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums Strategic Board


Objectives (Archives):

·      To prepare and regularly update a policy statement for the Joint Archives Service

·      To monitor and review the work of the service

·      To agree the budget and staffing of the service

§  To comment on matters affecting archives and records regionally and nationally insofar as they effect the joint service



Objectives (Museums)

§  To administer, maintain and develop the Joint Museums Service in the Tyne and Wear Area



1 representative (must be a Cabinet Member) plus an addition rotating Member for 2019-20, plus a substitute.


Annual Appointment.





Venue            Various Museums around Tyne and Wear

Frequency     Bi-monthly - at least 4 times per year          

Time               10.30 am


Council contact information

Steve Bishop

Our representatives