What's on inRoyston


Welcome to Royston

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Royston - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Royston to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Royston

28
MAY
1795 Newcomen Engine Open Days and Demonstrations
Elsecar Heritage Centre

Come along discover the 1795 New Colliery and marvel at the Elsecar Great Engine built at the direction of Earl Fitzwilliam. The oldest steam engine still in its original location anywhere the engine is recognised to be one of the worlds greatest…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01226 740203
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28
MAY
3 Mojito Sam and The Hot Hammond Heat
Leopold Square

On Sunday 28th May The Big Swing and Salsa in The Square will be returning to Leopold Square for a second bank holiday Sunday this year. Visitors will be thoroughly entertained with an afternoon of decadent jazz live music and Latina caliente…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01403 783400
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28
MAY
Guided Tours: The Earl’s Village of Iron and Coa
Elsecar Heritage Centre

Join our guides for a fascinating tour around the village. Discover what it meant to live and work in the Earls village of iron and coal. Imagine the power of the furnaces the bravery of our miners and grand splendour of Royal…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01226 740203
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29
MAY
Food, Gift & Craft Fair
Worsbrough Mill and Country Park

Come along to this well established market where there are food stalls along with other gifts and crafts.You can sample home baking in the Millers Tearoom and the children can enjoy our fantastic play area.Dont forget to buy our organic flour produced…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 774527
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29
MAY
Meet the Friends of Cannon Hall
Cannon Hall Museum

There are lots of volunteering opportunities and ways in which you can help in supporting the stunning Georgian Country House park and gardens after a successful £3m Heritage Lottery Grant. See displays of the planned restoration work and discover more about how…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 790270
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29
MAY
Ryan Taylor Funk Soul Quartet
Leopold Square

Visitors to Leopold Square on Mays second bank holiday Monday 29th May will have the chance to enjoy a great end to the long weekend when Ryan Taylor and his Funk and Soul Quartet entertain the crowds with a versatile mix of…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01403 783400
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30
MAY
Speed Dating in Sheffield
The Bessemer

How speed dating in Sheffield worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Sheffield. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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30
MAY
The Scarecrows' Wedding
West Yorkshire Playhouse

Straight from Londons West End this truly heart‐warming adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Schefflers bestselling book is bursting at the seams with Scamp Theatres inimitable style Stick Man Tiddler & Other Terrific Tales and promises wit drama and wedding bells as…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

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02
JUN
Absolute Bowie
Warehouse23

There will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the Starman with a spectacular show uniting Bowie…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 200162
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02
JUN
Manford's Comedy Club
Lamproom Theatre

The Lamproom Theatre in Barnsley plays host to Manfords Comedy Club. This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK personally selected by Jason Manford. A great evening of original stand‐up comedy with some top names from the touring…

Location: 2.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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02
JUN
Wakefield Morris Dancers Ossett Beercart
Ossett Town Hall

A weekend of Morris Dancing with a Beer festival in Ossett Town Hall.Friday Beerfest 7.00pm‐11.00pmSaturday Procession of Morris Men pulling the beercart from Ossett Athletics & Cricket Club round the town and up to the Town Hall from 10.00am. Beerfest from 11.00am‐11.00pm…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 290351
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03
JUN
Beatles Tribute Band - Hey Jude @ Grosvenor Casino
Grosvenor Casino Sheffield

Twist and shout to this fantastic two‐piece Beatles Tribute. Show starts 10.00pmCombine this great evening with our fantastic Show & Dine package: Drink at the bar Two course al a carte meal in the restaurant Free Enhanced bet Only £20.00 per…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 757433
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03
JUN
DESTINY CALLS
Castleford Civic Centre

4GW debut Castleford Civic Centre on Saturday 3rd June 2017 with DESTINY CALLSTickets are on sale from our website www.4gwuk.com Confirmed matches so far are.......Dylan Roberts vs Pyro Ricky Jnr vs Robbie x Airborne ChampionshipJennie B vs Shax Womens Championship Also…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01924 305830
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03
JUN
Hot Club of Clowntown
Leopold Square

On Saturday 3rd June Sheffield based quintet The Hot Club of Clubtown will be returning for a second time to Leopold Squares summer of music event. The band will be entertaining visitors with their traditional gypsy style sound of jazz.Between 2pm…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01403 783400
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04
JUN
Danny Maddocks
Leopold Square

Local guitarist and singer Danny Maddocks is returning to Leopold Square on Sunday 4th June to fill the air with his mix of smooth soul pop classics and infectious jazz music.Between 2pm and 4.30pm visitors can chill in the tranquil setting of…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01403 783400
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04
JUN
The Marked
Holbeck Underground Ballroom

Following 5‐star sell‐out successes at Edinburgh Fringe 2016 and an acclaimed run at Londons Ovalhouse Theatre Tmoins The Marked will tour the UKs regional homeless hotspots using mask puppetry and physical theatre to navigate a haunting mystical world inspired by real‐life stories…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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04
JUN
The Moor’s TotFest – The Festival for Tots!
The Moor

On the 4th June 2017 The Moor plays host to some of the best entertainment for younger children. Look out for our big yellow bus and come down to enjoy a great family‐friendly fun day with free activities information and shows.We are…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01142 304397
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09
JUN
Sweet Harmony
Leopold Square

Sooze Tooze and Vanessa Johnson otherwise known as Sweet Harmony will be helping visitors at Leopold Square welcome in the weekend on Friday 9th June.Together the two superb female vocalists create relaxing melodies and beautiful harmonies all stunningly complemented by classical acoustic…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01403 783400
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10
JUN
Live Wrestling in Sheffield EBW Apocalypse Now? on
Queen's Social Club

EBW Presents Apocalypse Now2017 looks set to be a breakout year for British wrestling and everyone at Elite British Wrestling is gunning to make sure they go above and beyond to make that happen.Apocalypse Now 2017 sees EBW stars the likes of…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07582 485176
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10
JUN
Northern Highlights 2017 Charity Concert
Castleford Civic Centre

Northern Highlights 2017 brings together an outstanding line up of guests in aid of the Clarence Adoo Trust. Featuring: Hendon Salvation Army Band Dr Stephen CobbBobby Irvine vocalDr Clarence Adoo MBE Castleford Salvation Army Songsters Commissioner Clive Adams compere…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07788 994658
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10
JUN
Papasoul
Leopold Square

On Saturday 10th June visitors to Leopold Square will be able to enjoy the authentic and energetic sounds of Papasoul.This eight‐piece soul band will be playing the finest grooves from the classic era of soul including Otis Redding and Aretha Franklin and…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01403 783400
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11
JUN
Liberty Skank
Leopold Square

Visitors to Leopold Square will need to dust off their dancing shoes ready for Sunday 11th June when Liberty Skank are set to shake Leopold Square. This professional Doncaster five‐piece band featuring Stuart Garside Paul Grady Al Mcsween Sean Hodgson and Mark…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01403 783400
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13
JUN
Become A Professional Trader Today
Park Plaza Leeds

Brexit Property Prices Soar If you learn to trade properly you can make money in both up and down markets. There are no bad days for traders.You dont miss out on this event. 25 of the population are making money trading on…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 02077 518900
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14
JUN
Amazon Masterclass training - Leeds
Room 314,Calverley Building, Leeds Beckett University,

Amazon marketplace has brought a fortune to lots of businesses in the UK and when you do it right this could be yours. This course helps you explore the untapped potential to grow your business with Amazon. Our interests is delivering informative…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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14
JUN
Online Seller UK Meetup - Leeds
Room 311, Calverley Building

Leeds Online Seller Meetup is freefor online sellers and retailers. Our events are perfect for any business aiming to grow online nationally or internationally. If you are thinking of starting to sell online you will learn proven strategies and tactics quicker through…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +441613 272923
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15
JUN
Introduction to Investors in People.
J25 Conference Centre

A leading people management Standard join our free Introduction to Investors in People workshop in Brighouse on 15th June. Explore what it is and how it can help your business to improve performance.Introduction to Investors in People is a practical workshop designed…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08444 068008
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16
JUN
Dirty Little Secrets
Leopold Square

Friday 16th June sees the return of Sheffield based duo ‐ The Dirty Little Secrets ‐ to Leopold Square.With Julia McInally on vocals and Alan Dalton on bass guitar this acoustic duo combines hits from the 80s 90s and 00s for a…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01403 783400
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17
JUN
Great Yorkshire Vegan Festival 2017
Leeds First Direct Arena

One of the UKs biggest Vegan festivals The Great Yorkshire Vegan Festival will be held at Leeds First Direct Arena Leeds City Centre on June 17th 2017 11am ‐ 5pm. The festival is huge with over 200 stalls including 15 caterers …

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07590 621062
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17
JUN
Leeds Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'Vine to Wine'
Radisson SAS

Why Book on a Leeds Wine Tasting Course with Wine UnearthedWine Tasting should be all about enjoying wine and having Fun ‐ our Leeds Days are ‐ learn about wine with like‐minded people in an un‐stuffy way.We are the Longest Running and…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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17
JUN
Nicola Farnon
Leopold Square

Local double bassist and vocalist Nicola Farnon returns to Leopold Square to offer a spellbinding performance for all visitors to enjoy.Her captivating voice blended with the deep sounds of the double bass offers a unique take on classic songs from the 1930s…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01403 783400
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Tourist Attractions


Brodsworth Hall and Gardens

Savour the poignant atmosphere of this fully furnished Victorian country house with its original contents carefully conserved by English Heritage. There are over 30 rooms on view ranging from the faded grandeur of the sumptuous reception rooms to the cluttered remains of the fascinating servants wing with…

Elsecar Heritage Railway

The Elsecar Heritage Railway is made up of a group of volunteers committed to the preservation, restoration and expansion of a preserved railway in South Yorkshire. EHR Volunteers carry out all duties on the railway, from driving the engines to maintaining the track.The Railway operates trains on Sundays…

Barnsley Bowl

Bowling at Barnsley Bowl in Barnsley, South Yorkshire. Contact venue on for opening times and entrance costs.…

Barnsley Golf Club

Barnsley Golf Club ‐ golf course in Barnsley, South Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01226 382856 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Barnsley Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Bowlplex

Bowling at Bowlplex in Castleford, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01977 668111 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Breaks Snooker

SnookerPool Hall at Breaks Snooker in Pontefract, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01977 796167 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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