Heritage and Museums

Forty Hall Estate – business development consultancy

Forty Hall Estate – business development consultancy

Client: Enfield Council Forty Hall Estate consists of a number of key elements: Forty Hall; the grounds including a walled garden and wider parkland; Forty Hall Farm; an organic vineyard; café and banqueting suite. Forty Hall Estate is a key heritage and cultural...

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Business Sustainability Plan Cambridge Museum of Technology

Business Sustainability Plan Cambridge Museum of Technology

Client: Cambridge Museum of Technology Cambridge Museum of Technology is based in an original Victorian sewage pumping station, which is a scheduled monument. Between 2015 and 2019, a project funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, Historic England and others...

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Heritage visitor attraction café feasibility study

Heritage visitor attraction café feasibility study

We were appointed by a local authority to identify and evaluate development options for an existing café at a heritage site managed by the local authority. The work included carrying out a review of the existing operation, a module of primary research with visitors,...

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Heritage masterplan, Cefn Coed Colliery Museum

Heritage masterplan, Cefn Coed Colliery Museum

Client: Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council Planning Solutions Consulting was commissioned by Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council to work with the Council to secure the future of Cefn Coed Colliery Museum by exploring how the historical features can be...

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George Eliot Visitor Centre Business Plan

George Eliot Visitor Centre Business Plan

Client: Warwickshire County Council We were commissioned by Warwickshire County Council to work with Council Officers, volunteers from the George Eliot Fellowship and Griff House Preservation Trust to carry out a feasibility study and prepare the supporting business...

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Museum feasibility study – Parc Howard Museum, Llanelli

Museum feasibility study – Parc Howard Museum, Llanelli

Client: Carmarthenshire County Council Parc Howard Museum is an attractive grade 2 listed mansion and is one of Wales’s oldest public museums located within a park overlooking Llanelli town. The museum showcases the world’s largest public collection of Llanelli...

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Museum café feasibility study, Parc Howard Museum, Llanelli

Museum café feasibility study, Parc Howard Museum, Llanelli

Client: Carmarthenshire County Council Museum café feasibility study - as part of our work at Parc Howard Museum we were asked to carry out a feasibility study to assess the opportunity to introduce a café within the Museum.  Parc Howard Museum is an attractive grade...

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Income generation: Tenby Museum and Art Gallery

Income generation: Tenby Museum and Art Gallery

Client: Tenby Museum and Art Gallery Tenby Museum and Art Gallery is an independent charitable incorporated organisation. Originally established in 1878 by 19th century antiquarians, the museum and art gallery has continued to acquire and invest in materials which...

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Carew Castle and Tidal Mill Business Plan, Tenby

Carew Castle and Tidal Mill Business Plan, Tenby

Client:  Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority Planning Solutions Consulting was commissioned to prepare a business plan for Carew Castle and Tidal Mill. The Castle is set in a stunning location overlooking a 23-acre Millpond has been developed through a number...

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