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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His brother’s keeper: remembering George and Ted Robledo

His brother’s keeper: remembering George and Ted Robledo

The football league’s history is littered with siblings, from the Charltons to the Nevilles and the Toures. But a footballing family whose careers constantly mirrored each other’s is the Robledos. The Robledo story is that of unity. While not always both in the starting XI, brothers George and Ted played...

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Aroundtown Meets Tala Lee-Turton

Aroundtown Meets Tala Lee-Turton

There’s an admirable fearlessness about Tala Lee-Turton. Her whole life has been spent meticulously moving her body beyond its limits as a classically trained dancer. But now she’s pushing the boundaries of ballet, exercising her creativity to produce performances that defy the customary conventions and boxed in views of the...

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Reimagining Rotherham as the world’s first Children’s Capital of Culture

Reimagining Rotherham as the world’s first Children’s Capital of Culture

With Rotherham set to be the world’s first Children’s Capital of Culture in 2025, the journey begins this summer with a series of events organised by Young Producers.

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Kick off the journey to UEFA Women’s EURO at Clifton Park

Kick off the journey to UEFA Women’s EURO at Clifton Park

Ahead of the Women’s EURO 2022 tournament which comes to Rotherham in July, enjoy a festival of football, music and entertainment at the free national roadshow event in Clifton Park. The unmissable event takes place on Sunday 22nd May, offering visitors a range of special interactive challenges. Get an introduction...

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Jubilee celebrations in Rotherham

Jubilee celebrations in Rotherham

To mark the historic milestone of Her Majesty the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, join in the celebrations in Rotherham with an array of entertainment both in the town centre and Clifton Park over the Jubilee weekend. Share your memories of past Jubilee celebrations and royal visits at the open-air photography exhibition...

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Make your money go further with RotherFed

Make your money go further with RotherFed

A Rotherham-based charity is helping to stabilise residents at risk of spiralling into financial hardship by offering free services, advice and guidance to tackle the cost of living crisis.

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A royal welcome at Elsecar

A royal welcome at Elsecar

As the UK gets set to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in June, we look back at past royal visits to the historic South Yorkshire village of Elsecar.

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In the community: garden focus

In the community: garden focus

Good gardens are not made by sitting in the shade, and members of our local communities have been hard at work over the spring to ensure South Yorkshire is in full bloom. A blooming good result for Rotherham Dementia Carer Support Rotherham Dementia Carer Support is set to blossom this...

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