Summer opening hours are on their way!

Published Wednesday, 21st March 2018
summer fun in Clifton Park
Clifton park water splash

Spring is finally here and the evenings are getting lighter – a number of Council services are now moving to their summer opening hours.

Waste and Recycling:
 
From 1 April until 30 September, the four Household Waste Recycling Centres run by Rotherham Council will be open six days a week from 10.00 am until 6.30 pm.
 
Please remember: 
 
• Magilla (North Anston) is closed every Tuesday
• Car Hill (Greasbrough) is closed every Wednesday
• Warren Vale (Rawmarsh) is closed every Thursday
• Lidget Lane (Bramley) is closed every Friday
 
There will still be a free garden waste collection  April – October this year ahead of any possible changes arising from the bin consultation. Dependant on your address, your first garden waste collection of the season will take place between Monday 3 and Friday 13 April. 
 
See the website to find out your bin collection dates or for more information about recycling centres.

See the Bins and Recycling web pages

Museums and Leisure:
 
Clifton Park's popular water splash will be open for Rotherham's Easter Holidays (weather permitting). Please see the Clifton Park & Museum Facebook page for more up-to-date information.

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View school holiday dates for Rotherham

From April, Clifton Park Museum and the Granary Café will once more be open on Sundays. The Museum opens 1.30pm to 4.30pm (Last admission to the Museum is 30 minutes before closing time) while the Café will be open 1.30 pm to 4.15pm (Food served until 2.30pm).
 
Visit the Clifton Park and Museum website for more information or follow them on Facebook.

See the Clifton Park and Museum web pages

Boston Castle will also be re-opening for the summer season from April 1. The Castle is open from 11.00 am – 3.00 pm up to 30 September, on a Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday each week along with Bank Holiday Mondays.
 
Find out what's on at Boston Castle's Facebook page:

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Thrybergh Country Park – gates will be open as follows: 

•    April to June - 8.30am to 6.00pm
•    June to September - 8.30am to 7.00pm

From April the park's Lakeside Cafe is open 9.30am to 4.00pm and the Tutti Frutti Ice Cream Parlour will be open 10.00am to 5.30 pm until May, then 10.00am to 6.00pm May to September.

Visit the Thrybergh Country Park Facebook page:

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Ulley Country Park – gates are open between 9.30 am to 5.00pm April to September. 

Visit the Ulley Country Park Facebook page:

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For information about Rother Valley Country Park, please see the park’s web pages for details of opening hours of car park and various other facilities: 

See the Rother Valley Country Park website