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Buns on the run in Barnsley

Children and community groups in Barnsley will be given the opportunity to learn traditional baking skills this Autumn thanks to lottery funding. Barnsley Museums & Heritage Trust has secured a £10,000 grant for Worsbrough Mill Museum & Country Park via the National Lottery’s Awards for All scheme to deliver the ‘Buns on the Run’ community project.

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Flavours Food Festival announces celebrity chef line-up

Michelin award-winning chef, Jean-Christophe Novelli, will be appearing at Elsecar’s annual Flavours Food Festival in South Yorkshire on Saturday 20 October 2018. Alongside holding a meet and greet with fans, Jean-Christophe will be cooking up a storm in two lively cookery demonstrations.

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Remains of 200 year-old Ironworks found under Yorkshire playing field

A recent archaeological dig, funded through the National Lottery at the Milton Forge playing fields between Elsecar and Hoyland in South Yorkshire has discovered a previously unknown part of the once famous Milton Ironworks.

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Sizzling Summer Holidays

Barnsley Museums have an action-packed six weeks planned for the summer holidays. View the new interactive What’s On Guide to find out more.

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Building Barnsley’s history brick by brick

Experience Barnsley Museum and Discovery Centre will be opening its new exhibition the Barnsley Brick Project on Saturday 28 July. Over 150 years ago Barnsley had many brickworks that helped to construct the town’s buildings.

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Tour De Yorkshire Land Art and Best Dressed Winners Announced!

The winners of the 2018 Tour de Yorkshire Land Art and Best Dressed competitions have been announced at a special event at the Welcome to Yorkshire office in Leeds.

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Forgotten Mighty Ironworks of Milton to be uncovered

This July archaeologists will be working at Forge playing fields in Milton, close to Elsecar, to uncover one of the great forgotten ironworks of the north.

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Paw'fect new exhibition opens in Barnsley

Visitors filled the Cooper Gallery at the weekend to celebrate the launch of the family-friendly exhibition. They were treated to storytelling in a specially built glade, outdoor games, craft activities, live piano music and a teddy bears picnic.

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Barnsley Museums launch a claw-some new exhibition

Barnsley Museums are delighted to welcome its brand new summer exhibition Bears! from Seven Stories.

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Barnsley Market comes 9th in UK's top 25 markets

With over 200 stalls to browse and open 7 days a week, we're proud of Barnsley Markets recognition.

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