Local stories for Wentworth

Improving Lives, Not Just a House

Creating jobs and supporting communities - Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust is continuing the legacy laid down by centuries of owners.

Heritage Hero award-winner Steve’s skills grew and grew at Wentworth Woodhouse

When Steve Ash signed up as a volunteer at Wentworth Woodhouse, he thought he was only going to learn about gardening.

Lights, camera, action! Wentworth Woodhouse upskills young team for Rotherham Children’s Capital of Culture event

Rotherham stately home Wentworth Woodhouse is used to welcoming film crews, having been chosen as a location by some of the biggest...

Improving Lives, Not Just a House

Creating jobs and supporting communities - Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust is continuing the legacy laid down by centuries of owners.

Heritage Hero award-winner Steve’s skills grew and grew at Wentworth Woodhouse

When Steve Ash signed up as a volunteer at Wentworth Woodhouse, he thought he was only going to learn about gardening.

Lights, camera, action! Wentworth Woodhouse upskills young team for Rotherham Children’s Capital of Culture event

Rotherham stately home Wentworth Woodhouse is used to welcoming film crews, having been chosen as a location by some of the biggest...

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...

Lights, camera, action! Wentworth Woodhouse upskills young team for Rotherham Children’s Capital of Culture...

Rotherham stately home Wentworth Woodhouse is used to welcoming film crews, having been chosen as a location by some of the biggest names in TV and movies. Now it’s helping a group of local young film-makers to find their feet in the industry.

Black Diamonds is Wentworth’s gin-speration!

Curl up to read Catherine Bailey’s best-seller Black Diamonds with the perfect tipple… The book which took the story of Rotherham stately home Wentworth Woodhouse around the world has now inspired a gin! A limited edition classic dry has been created...

Tour guide’s tasty tapas evening at Wentworth Woodhouse

Tour guide Mark Barthrop has come up with a tasty fundraiser for Wentworth Woodhouse, and it has already sold out! Having taken on the property, The Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust (WWPT) launched a £150m masterplan for the Rotherham stately home in 2018 which aims to bring...

Improving Lives, Not Just a House

Creating jobs and supporting communities - Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust is continuing the legacy laid down by centuries of owners.

Heritage Hero award-winner Steve’s skills grew and grew at Wentworth Woodhouse

When Steve Ash signed up as a volunteer at Wentworth Woodhouse, he thought he was only going to learn about gardening.

Lights, camera, action! Wentworth Woodhouse upskills young team for Rotherham Children’s Capital of Culture event

Rotherham stately home Wentworth Woodhouse is used to welcoming film crews, having been chosen as a location by some of the biggest...

Improving Lives, Not Just a House

Creating jobs and supporting communities - Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust is continuing the legacy laid down by centuries of owners.

Heritage Hero award-winner Steve’s skills grew and grew at Wentworth Woodhouse

When Steve Ash signed up as a volunteer at Wentworth Woodhouse, he thought he was only going to learn about gardening.

Lights, camera, action! Wentworth Woodhouse upskills young team for Rotherham Children’s Capital of Culture event

Rotherham stately home Wentworth Woodhouse is used to welcoming film crews, having been chosen as a location by some of the biggest...

Improving Lives, Not Just a House

Creating jobs and supporting communities - Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust is continuing the legacy laid down by centuries of owners.

Heritage Hero award-winner Steve’s skills grew and grew at Wentworth Woodhouse

When Steve Ash signed up as a volunteer at Wentworth Woodhouse, he thought he was only going to learn about gardening.

Lights, camera, action! Wentworth Woodhouse upskills young team for Rotherham Children’s Capital of Culture event

Rotherham stately home Wentworth Woodhouse is used to welcoming film crews, having been chosen as a location by some of the biggest...

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...