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

20
SEP
Marching on Embers
Cast

The story of radicalisation the allure of violence and the toxic mix of power and masculinity against the backdrop of a post‐Brexit fractured Northern Ireland.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01302 303959
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20
SEP
The Ruck
Cast

An energetic new play with live music inspired by the real‐life story of the first UK womens rugby league team to tour Australia.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01302 303959
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21
SEP
To Walk in Your Shoes
Cast

Based on real life interviews with asylum seekers and refugees living in the North of England. This heartfelt and engaging play explores the strength of the human spirit and untruths perpetuated by the media.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01302 303959
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22
SEP
September Comedy Club
Cast

A night of comedy to get you ready for the weekend. This months headliners include Lloyd Griffith and Brennan Reece.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01302 303959
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23
SEP
A Night at the Barricade
Ossett Town Hall

Live Music from Les Miserables featuring The Ackworth Choir The Skelmanthorpe Band and soloists from London West End Shows…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01977 704438
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23
SEP
Sounds of Ed Sheeran by Bradley Johnson @ Grosveno
Grosvenor Casino Sheffield

FREE Entry No Membership RequiredBradley Johnson was one of the Finalists in X Factor a few years ago with his tremendous voice receiving 4 big Yes votes from Louis Walsh Kelly Rowland Tulisa and Gary Barlow.Here Bradley presents his superb tribute to…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 757433
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24
SEP
Global Energy Race - 10k, 5k, 3k
Rother Valley Country Park

38 cities 21 countries 1 race. New York Bakery Co. the leading producer of authentic bagels will once again be hosting The Global Energy Race a one‐of‐a‐kind running event taking place on 24th September across 38 cities in 21 countries. The race…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02038 656974
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24
SEP
Tangomotion
Cast

Virtuoso displays of traditional tango dance in stunning costumes to the exquisite sounds of 1930s Buenos Aires.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01302 303959
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28
SEP
Habeas Corpus
Cast

Doncasters leading amateur drama company presents this brilliantly funny and sharply observed farce from one of Yorkshires greatest playwrights.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01302 303959
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29
SEP
Treebeard Beer Festival gig
Cross Scythes

Treebeard have been a popular attraction on the pub festival & beer festival circuit for many years now with regular appearances at Sheffield Derby Tamworth Newark Stockport Lincoln Stoke & Barnsley festivals as well as Earls Court for the Great British Beer…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07977 618089
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03
OCT
The Weir
Cast

Conor McPhersons chilling modern classic marks its 20th Anniversary year with a stunning new revival. In a small Irish town the locals exchange stories round the crackling fire of Brendans pub to while away the hours one stormy night. As the beer…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01302 303959
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05
OCT
Bin Laden: The One Man Show
Cast

Tonight Ladies and GentlemenI am going to show you how to change the worldThe worlds most notorious terrorist tells his remarkable provocative multi‐award‐winning story.After a critically acclaimed USA tour this incendiary intelligent show from Royal Exchange Supported Artists Knave Theatre provides a…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01302 303959
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06
OCT
We are Bronte
Cast

Morecambe and Wise meets David Lynch in this madcap reimagining of the Bront myth presented in Publick Transports irreverent and playful style.Taking the real and imaginary worlds of Yorkshires literary siblings as their inspiration two performers combine rigorous physical theatre with anarchic…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01302 303959
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07
OCT
Reggae On The Rocks @ Grosvenor Casino Sheffield
Grosvenor Casino Sheffield

FREE Entry No Membership RequiredReggae on the rocks are a fantastic 5 piece band of outstanding musicians specialising in Reggae and soul. Brilliant vocal harmonies and a sound tighter than most bands can get in the studioRepertoire includes the likes of Bob…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 757433
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08
OCT
Jimmy Tarbuck
Cast

Jimmy Tarbuck OBE was once John Lennons school chum but found his own line of success in comedy and the variety form of entertainment. Tarbuck spent years successfully hosting variety shows such as the…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

10
OCT
Speed Dating in Sheffield
The Bessemer

Speed Dating in SheffieldHow Speed Dating in Sheffield worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Sheffield you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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11
OCT
Charge
Cast

Motionhouses incredible new multi‐media dance show is about energy.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01302 303959
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11
OCT
You Have Been Watching
Cast

Find the body solve the murder get the girl stay on the show.A brand‐new comedy that features Dark Horses company of 8 exceptional professionally trained actors with learning disabilities.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01302 303959
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12
OCT
Flamenco Alma Gitana
Dronfield Hall Barn

Four Spanish artists whose connection and power on stage are leaving the audiences in awe the fantastic guitar of Andres Garcia and the marvelous voice of Javier Moreno the rhythm and percussion of the cajon by Demi Garcia and how all…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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12
OCT
Introduction to Investors in People. Free Workshop
Aston Hall

Introduction to Investors in People is a practical workshop designed to help you explore IIP and what it can mean for your organisation. With interactive exercises the session will help you ascertain where you are against the Standard and how to identify…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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12
OCT
RAF in Concert
Cast

An evening of music and entertainment raising welfare funds for the RAF Music Charitable Trust.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01302 303959
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13
OCT
Absolute Bowie
O2 Academy 2

Absolute Bowie: Celebrating the life of David BowieThere 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…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 537777
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13
OCT
Nocturnes
Cast

Following A Farewell to Arms 2014 and The Train 2016 imitating the dogs attention returns to the mid twentieth century and on this occasion the world of Cold War espionage. It is an imagined landscape we know well from the novels of…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01302 303959
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13
OCT
Sensational Schubert Festival
Cast

Our classical weekend is packed full of great music written by one of the all‐time masters of melody Franz Schubert.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01302 303959
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14
OCT
Flavors Food Fest
Elsecar Heritage Centre

TV celebrity baker and chef Nadiya Hussain will be appearing on Sunday the Great British Bake Off champion will be cooking up a storm at her live cookery demonstrations. At the performances which last approximately forty five minutes she will create a…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 740203
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14
OCT
Reem @ Grosvenor Casino Sheffield
Grosvenor Casino Sheffield

FREE Entry No Membership RequiredReem are a top four piece male party band fronted by Richard Morgan and based in Leeds West Yorkshire.The band have been together for over 3 years now touring the length and breadth of the UK.Combine the evening…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 757433
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15
OCT
Sheffield Baby and Children's Market
Handsworth Grange Community Sports Academy

Baby & Childrens Market are back at Handsworth Grange Community Sports College with 40 stalls of excellent quality nearly new and new baby & childrens items from birth to six years all under on roof Great brands selling at bargain pricesOn saleMums…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07722 568842
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17
OCT
Cockfight
Cast

Two blokes: one older one younger in a cross between The Office and an Australian style cage‐fight. Extreme physical risk‐taking graceful movement and slow‐mo fight sequences in a darkly humorous and surprisingly tender piece of dance theatre. Presented by Dance Touring Partnership.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01302 303959
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17
OCT
Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast
Sheffield City Hall

Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast at Sheffield City Hall in Sheffield on Tuesday 17 October 2017. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast tickets so weve done the legwork for…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

21
OCT
Elvis by Dean Craig @ Grosvenor Casino Sheffield
Grosvenor Casino Sheffield

FREE Entry No Membership RequiredTogether with this amazing voice uncanny mannerisms great stage presence and an unbelievable feel of Elvis seeing and hearing really is believing. This comparison to Elvis has gained him numerous accolades throughout the UK and abroad especially in…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 757433
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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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