Jack goes back to his roots

Jack goes back to his roots

This June, Barnsley’s Jack Land Noble gives a one-night performance of his new soo album, Jacky & His Celtic Soul, at the Lamproom Theatre.

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Restoring the character of Eldon Street

Restoring the character of Eldon Street

Eldon Street has been the principal gateway into Barnsley town centre for over 170 years. But what are your memories of one of the most historic and best-loved streets in Barnsley? Do you remember Eldon Street as a thriving street for businesses, echoing with the voices of entrepreneurs past and...

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A summer of festivities at Barnsley town centre

A summer of festivities at Barnsley town centre

This summer, three popular family events are back at Barnsley town centre and are set to be bigger and better than ever.

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Barnsley Serves the World: history of the former Slazenger Factory

Barnsley Serves the World: history of the former Slazenger Factory

This April, Experience Barnsley is unveiling a new exhibition, Barnsley Serves the World, dedicated to the former staff at Barnsley’s Slazenger factory.

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Penistone Arts Weeks returns for 2022

Penistone Arts Weeks returns for 2022

Following a two-year hiatus owing to the coronavirus pandemic, the volunteers behind Penistone Arts Weeks will once again be staging a wide range of activities with a festival set to be bigger and better than ever. If you enjoy music, drama, art and film, there will be a series of...

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Last call for entries to Barnsley Youth Music and Drama Festival

Last call for entries to Barnsley Youth Music and Drama Festival

Is your child or grandchild a budding vocalist, musician, public speaker, or performer? Then why not encourage them to apply to the popular Barnsley Youth Music and Drama Festival. The festival takes place from Monday 4th to Friday 8th April at Emmanuel Church on Huddersfield Road, Barnsley. But the closing...

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A glass act opens in Barnsley

A glass act opens in Barnsley

Following a six-year regeneration project and more than £200 million of investment, there is a clear end in sight as Barnsley’s ambitious town centre redevelopment, The Glass Works, marks the final phase of its grand opening. To reflect the changes in society and future proof the town, The Glass Works...

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British Museum’s Pushing paper exhibition arrives at Cooper Gallery

British Museum’s Pushing paper exhibition arrives at Cooper Gallery

Barnsley’s Cooper Gallery is just one of four partner museums to host British Museum’s first co-curated touring exhibition, Pushing paper: contemporary drawing from 1970 to now,

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Experience Barnsley is a finalist in Art Fund’s Museum of the Year 2021 award

Experience Barnsley is a finalist in Art Fund’s Museum of the Year 2021 award

For its outstanding levels of engagement and impact via their digital activity and outreach programme, Experience Barnsley Museum and Discovery Centre is a finalist for the Art Fund Museum of the Year 2021 award.

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Restoring the glory, revealing the secrets of Cannon Hall

Restoring the glory, revealing the secrets of Cannon Hall

Following a £3.8 million restoration project, the parklands at Cannon Hall in Barnsley have been completely revitalised to improve the visitor experience.

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