What's on inWombwell

Welcome to Wombwell

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Wombwell - 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 Wombwell to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Wombwell

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Beer Festival at the Butchers!
Butchers Arms (Woodsetts)

oin staff and friends at the Butchers Arms Woodsetts between 1st‐3rd August to celebrate the first anniversary of the pubs re‐opening The festival will feature over 25 different real ales six real ales hog roast barbeque live music and entertainment throughout the…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01909 567700
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UK's Biggest Computer Fair
Concord Sports Centre

Over a decade old and still goingThis is the biggest event of its kind in the UK.With over 100 tables of great computer bargains youre sure to find everything you could possibly need for you computer.Its all here: monitorsmemorylaptopsdesktopsmotherboardskeyboardssoftwarehardwarecasesinkprintersetcetc.Traders from all around…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07747 694554
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09
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Sheffield City Hall
Sheffield City Hall

The famous Sheffield City Hall plays host to another big Soul night out.Join us on Saturday AUGUST 9th for 3 rooms of Classic Dancefloor favourites presented by the Norths Best Loved Soul DJs.9pm‐2am. Be quick it generally sells out.MAIN ROOM Northern Soul…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 441909 515150
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12
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Metz
The Harley

Canadian power‐trio METZ have been around long enough to know that if you can't fit it in the van it's not worth bringing. The Sub Pop Records signees play like one brutally heavy instrument slashing heavy‐gauge strings and bending guitar and bass…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 753434
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Beer The Festival
Devonshire Green

Beer The Festival is about to put some serious polish on the bonnet of your standard‐issue Beer Fest. The event will debut in Sheffield on the August Bank Holiday prior to being rolled out as a touring series of Beer Festivals across…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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22
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Peter Pan and the Lost Boys
Woolley Hall

Let your inner child run free as Heartbreak Productions performs a Peter Pan ripe for the 21st century where youll never have to grow upHeartbreaks enthusiastic and innovative performance style guarantees an evening full of enchantment laughter and excitement as this classic…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01924 305830
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Bssk Mind Body and Spirit Event
Elsecar Heritage Centre

Our second visit of the year to the wonderful Elsecar show92 standsElsecar is our second most popular show in terms of visitor and exhibitor numbers but actually my favourite I love the old mellow stone building and the ambience within. When I…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01724 849886
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Nostell Priory Steam Fair
Nostell Priory

Anticipated Attractions include: James Dylans Stuntworld 25 x Steam Engines 150 x Classic Cars 100 x Vintage Commercials 20 x Land Rovers 100 x Classic Motorcycles 50 x Tractors Stationary Engines Miniature Steam Engines Military Section Birds of Prey Trade Stands Craft…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01751 200839
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Joey Essex
Ossett Town Hall

Joey Essex is appearing at Ossett Town Hall Come along to meet Joey and see a fantastic Pink tribute Missunderstood Anyone age 14 and under must be accompanied by an adult.…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01924 305830
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Moon Duo
The Harley

Were very happy to welcome the awesome Moon Duo to The Harley this autumn. Wed expect this to sell out so dont hang about.http:moonduo.org Formed in San Francisco in 2009 by Wooden Shijps guitarist Ripley Johnson and Sanae Yamada Moon Duo's first…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 753434
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02
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Ant Dec
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Twelve times National TV Award winning hosts Ant and Dec return to the screens with the eagerly awaited brand new series of Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway.The only show on TV that says Don't…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
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Ant Dec#';s Takeaway On Tour
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Ant Dec039;s Takeaway On Tour at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield a live event taking place on Tuesday 02 September 2014 in Sheffield Yorkshire for what will be a great family event.…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

02
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Ant Dec#';s Takeway On Tour
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

This fantastic family event will see Ant Dec039;s Takeway On Tour live in Sheffield Yorkshire at the Motorpoint Arena Sheffield on Tuesday 02 September 2014. Compare ticket prices for the Ant Dec039;s Takeway On Tour event below.…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

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Ant Decs Takeaway On Tour
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

This fantastic family event will see Ant Decs Takeaway On Tour live in Sheffield Yorkshire at the Motorpoint Arena Sheffield on Tuesday 02 September 2014. Compare ticket prices for the Ant Decs Takeaway On Tour event below.…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

02
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Ant Decs Takeway On Tour
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Ant Decs Takeway On Tour at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield a live event taking place on Tuesday 02 September 2014 in Sheffield Yorkshire for what will be a great family event.…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

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Antiques and Collectables Fair
The Ridings Shopping Centre

Join us for our monthly craft market with a difference Well have additional stalls with lots of antiques and collectables plus well be joined by TV experts Eric Knowles and Tom Keane who are doing free valuations of up to 3 items…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01924 787789
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Jesus Jones
O2 Academy Sheffield

Alternative dance band Jesus Jones reached the height of their fame in the late 80s and early 90s especially after the release of their single Right Here Right Now which is still extensively used by…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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The Saturdays
Sheffield City Hall

Britains favourite girl group The Saturdays have announced a massive 17 date UK tour for February 2011. Una Healy Frankie Sandford Rochelle Wiseman Mollie King and Vanessa White are experts on the live circuit having…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Lee Evans
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

MONSTERS is Lee Evans amazing new show with over 50 nights in the biggest arenas in the country. Lee will be playing to more fans than ever on this hotly anticipated tour of the UK…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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The Dunwells
Plug

2014 is shaping up to be an exciting year for The Dunwells with the upcoming release of their second studio album.The band have been putting down new tracks with producer Stephen Harris Kodaline Kaiser Chiefs Dave Matthews since late last year and…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07506 674555
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Lee Mack Hit The Road Mack
Sheffield City Hall

The multi‐award winning star of Not Going Out and Would I Lie To You Lee Mack is going back on the road with his first live tour in 4 years. Expect his trademark brand of…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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65 Roses Holme Moss Classic Sportive
Magna Science Adventure Centre

65 Roses Holme Moss Classic Sportive for Cystic FibrosisSun 14th Sep 2014 09:00 startEvent Type: Cycle Sportive Non‐Competitive 5 hr 104km 65mVenue: Magna Science Adventure Centre Sheffield Road Rotherham South Yorkshire S60 1DXEvent website: http:www.65roses‐holmemossclassic.co.ukEvent promoted by: Team…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 03003 731100
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Antiques Quarter Vintage Market
The Abbeydale Pciture House

3 Great Vintage Market Events in the Sheffield Antiques Quarter for 2014Spring Market Sun 27 April 11‐5Late Summer Market Sun 14th Sept 11‐5Christmas Market Sun 7th Dec 11‐5Held at The Abbeydale Picture House outdoors and InWith over 40 great stalls selling Retro…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07939 565587
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Lee Mack
Sheffield City Hall

Lancashire‐ born stand‐up comic and actor Lee Mack is famed for his social satire and observational comedy. He wrote and starred in the sit‐com Not Going Out and is team captain on TVs Would I…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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FREE taster session at the Rotherham Rock Choir
Herringthorpe United Reformed Church

Your friendly local Rotherham choir is run by singing teacher Kate Threlfall. The Rotherham branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Rotherham community causes and events our nearby Rock Choir groups…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FREE taster session at the Sheffield City Centre R
St Mary's Church & Conference Centre

The Sheffield Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Kate Threlfall. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around South Yorkshire and as a choir we also join up with the other choirs near us to sing with…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FREE taster session at the Barnsley Rock Choir
Mapplewell & Staincross Village Hall

The Barnsley Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Kate Threlfall. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Barnsley and wider South Yorkshire area. We…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FREE taster session at the Dewsbury Rock Choir
St Pauls Church

The local Dewsbury choir is run by West Yorkshire based musician Elliot Sutcliffe. Our UK top twenty album gave ordinary people the chance to become chart‐topping singers and Rock Choir is continually giving our members bigger and better opportunities to achieve things…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FREE taster session at the Wakefield Rock Choir
St Austins Community Centre

The Wakefield Rock Choir is led by choir leader Elliot Sutcliffe. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Elliot. Rock Choir…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FREE taster session at the West Sheffield Rock Cho
Dore and Totley United Reformed Church

The Sheffield Rock Choir is led by choir leader Kate Threlfall. The local men and women who have joined the choir who live inSheffield and further afield in South Yorkshire come from all walks of life and most had no singing experience…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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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…

Conisbrough Castle

Conisbrough Castle boasts the finest Circular Norman Keep Tower in the UK. This testament to the Stone Masons of medieval England was built during the 1180s by the fifth Earl of Surrey, Hamelin Plantagenet half brother of the most powerful of the Angevin Kings of England, Henry…

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…

Magna Science Adventure Centre

Fire Pavilion It's a frightening, fascinating, funny, high voltage experience. Go power mad. Control heat and cold. Make cables glow red hot. Paint heat patterns on the wall. Fuel machines with your hands. Stand next to a pillar of flame. Play games with fire. Say hello to a…

Millennium Galleries

Built using lottery funding, this venue is a great place for a half a day out.With a bright luncheon area and a vibrant foyer that includes two large escalators and open access to the downstairs exhibition area, the Galleries are ideal to look at rare collections and art…

Museum of South Yorkshire Life

Cusworth Hall is an imposing 18th century country house set in extensive landscaped parklands, once home to the Battie‐Wrightson family. The Grade 1 listed house is deemed a site of special interest due to the preservation of all elements of a Georgian country house. It is…

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