Local stories for Wentworth

WE Wonder Festival returns to Wentworth Woodhouse

The wait is almost over… The Wonder is coming back to Wentworth Woodhouse this summer. The WE Wonder Festival,...

Rotherham bids for Levelling Up Fund

Rotherham Council has put together a bid of almost £60 million for money from the Levelling Up Fund for projects across the...

New specialists taking Wentworth Woodhouse forward after pandemic

Rotherham stately home Wentworth Woodhouse has re-opened to visitors with four new specialists at the helm. “We were closed...

WE Wonder Festival returns to Wentworth Woodhouse

The wait is almost over… The Wonder is coming back to Wentworth Woodhouse this summer. The WE Wonder Festival,...

New specialists taking Wentworth Woodhouse forward after pandemic

Rotherham stately home Wentworth Woodhouse has re-opened to visitors with four new specialists at the helm. “We were closed...

Wentworth Woodhouse reopening

Wentworth Woodhouse is opening its grand doors to visitors again this week. Despite the Grade I listed country house...

Rotherham bids for Levelling Up Fund

Rotherham Council has put together a bid of almost £60 million for money from the Levelling Up Fund for projects across the...

Julie Kenny made Honorary Freewoman of Rotherham

Dame Julie Kenny DBE has been made a Honorary Freewoman of the Borough of Rotherham. Whilst a virtual ceremony...

Lighting up Yorkshire in appreciation

Rotherham Hospital was lit up in a special display to thank NHS workers across South Yorkshire as part of an initiative for the...
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WE Wonder Festival returns to Wentworth Woodhouse

The wait is almost over… The Wonder is coming back to Wentworth Woodhouse this summer. The WE Wonder Festival, a spectacular outdoor event which was a soaraway success in August  2019, is set to return to the Rotherham mansion’s glorious private gardens.

Rotherham bids for Levelling Up Fund

Rotherham Council has put together a bid of almost £60 million for money from the Levelling Up Fund for projects across the borough. If successful the money would be used to create a new Library and Community Hub in Wath with improvements to the...

Arty creations work perfectly for Wentworth Woodhouse

ArtWorks South Yorkshire’s members are making a real impact at Wentworth Woodhouse. Their creative talents are now on display in several locations - the latest being one of the new wooden cabins which will soon be for hire in the gardens.

WE Wonder Festival returns to Wentworth Woodhouse

The wait is almost over… The Wonder is coming back to Wentworth Woodhouse this summer. The WE Wonder Festival,...

Rotherham bids for Levelling Up Fund

Rotherham Council has put together a bid of almost £60 million for money from the Levelling Up Fund for projects across the...

New specialists taking Wentworth Woodhouse forward after pandemic

Rotherham stately home Wentworth Woodhouse has re-opened to visitors with four new specialists at the helm. “We were closed...

Julie Kenny made Honorary Freewoman of Rotherham

Dame Julie Kenny DBE has been made a Honorary Freewoman of the Borough of Rotherham. Whilst a virtual ceremony...

Catch The Flock at Wentworth Woodhouse

A flock of 10,000 birds carrying people’s memories of the Covid-19 spring lockdown has taken over the lawns of the stately home...

Joiners at Rotherham stately home discover builders’ banter from 1830

Building site banter from 190 years ago has been found in the roof at stately home Wentworth Woodhouse during £5m of roof...

WE Wonder Festival returns to Wentworth Woodhouse

The wait is almost over… The Wonder is coming back to Wentworth Woodhouse this summer. The WE Wonder Festival,...

Rotherham bids for Levelling Up Fund

Rotherham Council has put together a bid of almost £60 million for money from the Levelling Up Fund for projects across the...

Julie Kenny made Honorary Freewoman of Rotherham

Dame Julie Kenny DBE has been made a Honorary Freewoman of the Borough of Rotherham. Whilst a virtual ceremony...

Rotherham bids for Levelling Up Fund

Rotherham Council has put together a bid of almost £60 million for money from the Levelling Up Fund for projects across the...

Pip the Rothound does a “pawsome” job for Wentworth Woodhouse

Wentworth Woodhouse found some ‘pawsome’ help in its mission to find dry rot in four derelict buildings it plans to restore.

Julie Kenny made Honorary Freewoman of Rotherham

Dame Julie Kenny DBE has been made a Honorary Freewoman of the Borough of Rotherham. Whilst a virtual ceremony...

What’s reopened in Rotherham?

It may not be a "normal" school holidays but here's a quick reminder of some of our favourite things that are back open in Rotherham. Clifton Park Rotherham's crown jewel has seen a phased approach to reopening. Now open are the...