News for category: "Leisure and culture"
Published on Thursday, 16th March 2017 in Heritage news
A Partnership created by Barnsley Council and Rotherham Council, has been successful in winning a grant of Ł1.2 million, to deliver activities focused on the rich heritage stories of the south Yorkshi
Published on Wednesday, 15th March 2017 in Leisure and culture news
Rotherham town centre will host its first ever comedy festival from Wednesday 29 March until Sunday 2 April.
Published on Friday, 10th March 2017 in Town Centre news
If you are looking for a day filled with fun activities and brilliant entertainment this Easter, then look no further than Rotherham Town Centre.
Published on Wednesday, 8th March 2017 in Museums and galleries news
TV’s Charles Hanson is coming to Rotherham’s Clifton Park Museum when members of the public will be able to bring along treasured items for valuation.
Published on Thursday, 23rd February 2017 in Local history and heritage news
Visitors can see a significant new display of fascinating historical treasures in the Rotherham Archives and Local Studies section at Clifton Park Museum.
Published on Monday, 20th February 2017 in Mayoral invitations news
They say diamonds are a girl's best friend and for the Mayor of Rotherham this is certainly true, as a special donation signs her time off with a sparkle.
Published on Wednesday, 15th February 2017 in Leisure and culture news
Competitors and families are invited to get on their bike for a charity fundraising event at Rother Valley County Park this month.
Published on Monday, 13th February 2017 in People and communities news
Hundreds of people are expected to take part in the first Maltby Triathlon which has been announced to take place in May 2017.
Published on Monday, 13th February 2017 in People and communities news
Partnership with Places for People Leisure raises thousands for the British Heart Foundation.
Published on Monday, 6th February 2017 in Exhibitions news
Clifton Park Museum provides the perfect venue for the next Coal and Steel Heritage Talk.
Published on Wednesday, 18th January 2017 in Museums news
Rotherham residents can take a trip down memory lane and reminisce about the coal mining industry at Clifton Park Museum in the forthcoming months.
Published on Friday, 13th January 2017 in Eastwood news
Over 150 thousand pounds has been invested in Rotherham Leisure Complex in a bid to get communities active in 2017.
Published on Wednesday, 14th December 2016 in Libraries news
The Christmas holidays are the perfect time for residents to loan a book from Rotherham Libraries.
Published on Tuesday, 29th November 2016 in Leisure and culture news
The Christmas celebrations are about to start, which means panto time is here!
Published on Tuesday, 29th November 2016 in Town Centre news
Rotherham residents are in for a treat with lots of family fun during the festive season at various Christmas themed events taking place around the borough.
Published on Wednesday, 9th November 2016 in People and communities news
The festive season will officially begin in Rotherham town centre with an evening of entertainment, culminating in the annual switch-on of the Christmas Lights!
Published on Tuesday, 8th November 2016 in Town Centre news
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.
Published on Friday, 28th October 2016 in Clifton park and museum news
Find out more about the iconic “Yorkshire Man of Steel” project at a new exhibition being hosted at Rotherham’s Clifton Park Museum.
Published on Friday, 28th October 2016 in Town Centre news
Cyclists young and old pitted themselves against the clock in Rotherham’s first ever cycling time trial.
Published on Tuesday, 18th October 2016 in Clifton news
Rotherham’s beautiful Clifton Park is officially one of the nation’s favourite green spaces following a public vote.
Published on Tuesday, 11th October 2016 in Leisure and culture news
Libraries across Rotherham had a phizz-wizzing response to this year’s summer reading challenge, a Roald Dahl themed Big Friendly Read.
Published on Friday, 16th September 2016 in Parks and open spaces news
Clifton Park was awarded a prestigious Green Flag for the fifth time in July and now you can vote for it as one of the best parks in the UK in the People’s Choice award.
Published on Wednesday, 14th September 2016 in Young people's organised activities news
Shoppers in Rotherham did a double take when the stars of this year’s panto, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, mingled with the crowds at the Tuesday street market.
Published on Thursday, 8th September 2016 in Leisure and culture news
The restoration of Rotherham's "historic core" was given the official seal of approval today.
Published on Tuesday, 6th September 2016 in Sports, clubs and centres news
A local cricketer is discovering the benefits of cycling with the help of a free bike loan scheme.
Published on Wednesday, 24th August 2016 in Clifton news
Rotherham panto fans are in for a real treat when Pop Idol and West End singing sensation Zoe Birkett stars in the 2016 pantomime Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.
Published on Wednesday, 17th August 2016 in Clifton news
Rotherham’s beautiful Clifton Park is celebrating after once more achieving a prestigious Green Flag award.
Published on Wednesday, 17th August 2016 in Parks and open spaces news
Visitors to Ulley Country Park are being challenged to take part in a new activity – finding all the “Green Men” in a new sculpture trail.
Published on Tuesday, 16th August 2016 in Leisure and culture news
Rotherham residents – particularly children, young people and parents – are being urged to be vigilant about the dangers of swimming in open water.
Published on Friday, 29th July 2016 in Libraries news
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!
Published on Thursday, 28th July 2016 in Leisure and culture news
If you've ever wanted to find out more about Rotherham’s historic Boston Castle and Park, now is your chance!
Published on Wednesday, 20th July 2016 in Families news
Libraries across Rotherham launched the ‘Big Friendly Read’ Summer Reading Challenge on Saturday 16 July and there’s still time for children to join in.
Published on Tuesday, 19th July 2016 in Clifton news
Rotherham residents can journey back in time to the 1950s and 1960s Rock ‘n’ Roll era in Let’s Do It Again with The Revolvers at Rotherham Civic Theatre on Friday 29 July.
Published on Tuesday, 21st June 2016 in Clifton park and museum news
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.
Published on Thursday, 26th May 2016 in Families news
Aston schoolgirl Flora Walker is the lucky winner of Clifton Park Museum’s “Nelson” colouring competition.
Published on Tuesday, 24th May 2016 in Clifton news
Rotherham Civic Theatre is pleased to announce the 2016 magical pantomime is the fairest of them all, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.
Published on Friday, 20th May 2016 in Kimberworth Park news
Children from Redscope Primary School are jumping for joy after officially re-opening Barkers Park play area.
Published on Friday, 6th May 2016 in Museum events and exhibitions news
Find out more about the fascinating history of Rotherham’s “forgotten” potteries, with two new exhibitions.
Published on Tuesday, 26th April 2016 in Herringthorpe news
Visitors can discover more about the Edwardian era in a heritage talk to be held at Rotherham’s unique historical gem Boston Castle, on Thursday 28 April at 7pm.