Local stories for Wentworth

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...

Countdown to Wentworth Festival

In just over a week, thousands will "Never Be Lonely" when they get together for a "Fine Time" at the "Beautiful Neighbourhood"...

If Walls Could Talk – History comes to life in new storytelling experience at Wentworth Woodhouse

If These Walls Could Talk, a fascinating sound and vision experience, will take families back in time to hear the inside story...

Wentworth Woodhouse celebrates completion of major roof work

Another rainy night in Rotherham, another 180 buckets overflowing with rainwater in the steadily decaying 18th century rooms at Wentworth Woodhouse.

Game on at Wentworth Woodhouse

Two cutting-edge Sheffield digital agencies are helping Rotherham’s Georgian country house Wentworth Woodhouse go 21st century to engage with young visitors.

Wentworth Woodhouse gets a helping hand from clock repairer Andrew

Time is no longer standing still at Rotherham’s 18th century stately home Wentworth Woodhouse. Crucial repairs have been made...

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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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...

Countdown to Wentworth Festival

In just over a week, thousands will "Never Be Lonely" when they get together for a "Fine Time" at the "Beautiful Neighbourhood" of Wentworth in Rotherham for the Wentworth Festival. Wentworth Festival is held in the grounds of stunning Wentworth Woodhouse, the largest fronted stately...

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.

Wentworth Woodhouse celebrates completion of major roof work

Another rainy night in Rotherham, another 180 buckets overflowing with rainwater in the steadily decaying 18th century rooms at Wentworth Woodhouse.

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...

Game on at Wentworth Woodhouse

Two cutting-edge Sheffield digital agencies are helping Rotherham’s Georgian country house Wentworth Woodhouse go 21st century to engage with young visitors.

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...