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Wentworth Woodhouse through the pandemic

Wentworth Woodhouse has survived much during its 250-year history. But its future looked bleak when the COVID-19 pandemic hit the UK.

Wentworth Reimagined – digital plan to bring mansion’s characters back to life

Imagine walking through the corridors of Wentworth Woodhouse, and hearing the whispers of the backstairs maids, or catching a fleeting glimpse of...

Wentworth Woodhouse receives £720,000 for more roof repairs

As the scaffolding comes down following urgent repairs to the main part of Wentworth Woodhouse, work will soon begin on each end...

Wentworth Woodhouse through the pandemic

Wentworth Woodhouse has survived much during its 250-year history. But its future looked bleak when the COVID-19 pandemic hit the UK.

Wentworth Reimagined – digital plan to bring mansion’s characters back to life

Imagine walking through the corridors of Wentworth Woodhouse, and hearing the whispers of the backstairs maids, or catching a fleeting glimpse of...

Wentworth Woodhouse receives £720,000 for more roof repairs

As the scaffolding comes down following urgent repairs to the main part of Wentworth Woodhouse, work will soon begin on each end...

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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Wentworth Woodhouse through the pandemic

Wentworth Woodhouse has survived much during its 250-year history. But its future looked bleak when the COVID-19 pandemic hit the UK. With new lockdown measures coming this week, the immediate future looks digital, with new experiences in development. 2020 was set...

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...

Be part of The Flock at Wentworth Woodhouse

Visitors have been adding to a flock birds that is coming to roost on the lawns of Wentworth Woodhouse in Rotherham. The aim is to get to 10,000. Each bird will be a symbol of freedom and mark how communities and families pulled together in the...

Wentworth Woodhouse through the pandemic

Wentworth Woodhouse has survived much during its 250-year history. But its future looked bleak when the COVID-19 pandemic hit the UK.

Wentworth Reimagined – digital plan to bring mansion’s characters back to life

Imagine walking through the corridors of Wentworth Woodhouse, and hearing the whispers of the backstairs maids, or catching a fleeting glimpse of...

Wentworth Woodhouse receives £720,000 for more roof repairs

As the scaffolding comes down following urgent repairs to the main part of Wentworth Woodhouse, work will soon begin on each end...

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...

Julie Kenny to be made Honorary Freewoman of Rotherham

Dame Julie Kenny DBE is to be made a Honorary Freewoman of the Borough - the ultimate accolade that the Rotherham Borough...

Heritage funding lifeline for Rotherham attractions

Rotherham-based attractions are set to receive a lifesaving financial boost from the government thanks to the £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund to...

Storytelling with Grimm & Co at Wentworth Woodhouse

There has been a few stories told surrounding Wentworth Woodhouse over the years, now Rotherham's awesome apothecary of the magical, Grimm &...

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...

Wentworth Woodhouse through the pandemic

Wentworth Woodhouse has survived much during its 250-year history. But its future looked bleak when the COVID-19 pandemic hit the UK.

Heritage funding lifeline for Rotherham attractions

Rotherham-based attractions are set to receive a lifesaving financial boost from the government thanks to the £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund to...

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...

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...