Clifton park and museum news

  • Rotherham Show 2018 – something for everyone!

    The Mersey Belles Published on Monday, 9th July 2018

    A combination of new attractions and old favourites will be on offer at this year’s Rotherham Show – still the biggest free-to-enter show in the North of England!

  • Plans to improve Clifton Park

    Published on Wednesday, 7th February 2018

    Rotherham Council is developing plans to provide new tennis courts and increase car parking spaces at Clifton Park to improve facilities for its many different visitors.

  • Clifton Park is in nation’s top ten – again!

    Published on Wednesday, 11th October 2017

    Rotherham’s Clifton Park has once again been voted one of the nation’s favourite green spaces by the public.

  • Vote for Clifton Park in the UK’s People Choice Awards 2017

    Published on Friday, 1st September 2017

    Clifton Park was awarded a top position in last year’s newly-launched Keep Britain Tidy People’s Choice award - and you can now vote for it to become the number one park in the UK!

  • New gyms promote outdoor exercise

    Published on Thursday, 31st August 2017

    New facilities aimed at improving the health and well-being of older people have officially opened in Rotherham.

  • Rotherham Show returns for its 38th year

    Published on Tuesday, 29th August 2017

    Rotherham’s largest and most anticipated event returns to Clifton Park for its 38th year on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 September.

  • Take a trip down memory lane at coal mining reminiscence workshops

    Published on Wednesday, 18th January 2017

    Rotherham residents can take a trip down memory lane and reminisce about the coal mining industry at Clifton Park Museum in the forthcoming months.

  • New heritage trail links Heart to Man of Steel

    Published on Tuesday, 8th November 2016

    Visitors to the new “Making the Man of Steel” exhibition at Clifton Park Museum can now take in some of Rotherham’s heritage thanks to a new trail.

  • Clifton Park celebrates People’s Choice Award

    Published on Tuesday, 18th October 2016

    Rotherham’s beautiful Clifton Park is officially one of the nation’s favourite green spaces following a public vote.

  • Pokémon Go fever grips Rotherham

    Published on Friday, 29th July 2016

    Since Pokémon Go launched this summer, various creatures have been appearing in Clifton Park and Museum - and visitors have been trying to catch 'em all!

  • Rotherham remembers the Somme

    Published on Tuesday, 21st June 2016

    Rotherham Council’s Heritage Services will hold a series of events and exhibitions throughout June and July to mark the centenary of the battle of the Somme.