Leisure

Leisure and entertainment

  • Wales Art Group launches summer exhibition

    Wales Art Group launches summer exhibition

    By Amy Parkes on Thu 15 Jul 2010

    A GROUP of artists are preparing to put on their first ever summer exhibition.
    Members of Wales Art Group, which has been running for six years, will host the exhibition from July 23 to 25.

  • Woods will be alive with sound of brass bands

    Woods will be alive with sound of brass bands

    By Michael Upton on Wed 14 Jul 2010

    EX-MINERS will be blowing their own trumpets—and horns, cornets and tubas—this weekend when they head to the site of a former pit for a day-long brass band competition.

  • Diversity festival  to be highlight of Rotherham's muscial year

    Diversity festival to be highlight of Rotherham's muscial year

    By Amy Parkes on Mon 12 Jul 2010

    ORGANISERS of a diversity festival are rallying community groups, musicians and singers to get involved to help make it the biggest and best event that Rotherham has ever seen.

  • Throw some shapes at Rotherham's Dance Central

    Throw some shapes at Rotherham's Dance Central

    By Amy Parkes on Mon 12 Jul 2010

    THE HUNT is on for smooth movers to take part in a town centre dance competition.

  • Urban Spotlight showcases Rotherham's young talent: AUDIO

    Urban Spotlight showcases Rotherham's young talent: AUDIO

    By Gareth Dennison on Mon 12 Jul 2010

    YOUNG music acts from across Rotherham took to the stage for an annual celebration of urban talent.

  • Transport museum throws open its doors

    Transport museum throws open its doors

    By Michael Upton on Fri 09 Jul 2010

    TRANSPORT lovers are being invited to take a step back in time this Sunday at the South Yorkshire Transport Museum’s Event Day.

  • Fund-raisers prepare for mammoth bed push

    Fund-raisers prepare for mammoth bed push

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 08 Jul 2010

    OVERTAKING will be a bigger concern than oversleeping when a group of hair-brained fund-raisers cross the borough with an eight-mile charity bed push this weekend.

  • Hawaiian fun for village carnival

    Hawaiian fun for village carnival

    By Admin on Thu 08 Jul 2010

    GRASS skirts and hula girls will be the order of the day when a village carnival takes on a Hawaiian theme.

  • Park prepares for Daredevil day

    Park prepares for Daredevil day

    By Michael Upton on Tue 06 Jul 2010

    A COUNTRY park hosts its annual fun-packed day for people with disabilities tomorrow.

  • On your marks for the Big Bop

    On your marks for the Big Bop

    By Amy Parkes on Tue 06 Jul 2010

    A CHILDREN'S charity is calling on the people of Rotherham to put on their dancing shoes and join them for the Big Bop event.

  • Film star Lindsay Lohan's Rotherham connection

    Film star Lindsay Lohan's Rotherham connection

    By Charles Graves on Fri 02 Jul 2010

    WHAT have Rotherham garage owner Ian Inman and feisty actress and singer Lindsay Lohan got in common?

  • Rotherham's urban music talent to be celebrated

    Rotherham's urban music talent to be celebrated

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 01 Jul 2010

    BRITAIN’S Got Talent semi-finalists Ice will headline a celebration of local urban musical talent.

  • Ice top the bill at school's summer event

    Ice top the bill at school's summer event

    By Michael Upton on Tue 29 Jun 2010

    BRITAIN'S Got Talent semi-finalists Ice will open and perform at Swinton Fitzwilliam Primary School Summer Fayre on Saturday, July 10.

  • Millers backing children's festival

    Millers backing children's festival

    By Gareth Dennison on Tue 22 Jun 2010

    A THREE-week tribute to the talent and skills of Rotherham youngsters kicks-off on Tuesday.

  • Growing strong for 2010 garden contest

    Growing strong for 2010 garden contest

    By Gareth Dennison on Mon 21 Jun 2010

    GARDENERS are being invited to turn their green fingers to improving the look of their neighbourhoods as an annual competition returns.

  • Keep your treasures safe

    Keep your treasures safe

    By Admin on Mon 21 Jun 2010

    A FREE event is being held for history buffs to see how historic treasures are being kept safe and pick up a few tips for their own conservation efforts.