‘Exemplary’ plans for Biggin Hill Memorial Museum approved

Published Friday, 21 July 2017

Plans for construction of the Biggin Hill Memorial Museum to take place later this year were approved by the Executive on Wednesday.

The news follows the granting of planning permission in April 2017 and a successful Heritage Lottery (HLF) award of £2m earlier this month, meaning that the £5.325m project can go-ahead. As well as including the construction and exhibition fit out costs, the funding also includes a £1.5m endowment fund to support the future management of the museum.

The council will continue to work in partnership with the Biggin Hill Memorial Museum Trust who is responsible for the future of the museum. Read more...