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Wentworth Woodhouse reopens its doors

The doors of Wentworth Woodhouse’s mansion are opening again this weekend. While the gardens have been open, the house has been closed since March, when lockdown came into force. But the Preservation Trust which owns the Grade I listed Rotherham stately home is now able to welcome visitors back in safety. The date of opening…

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Prepare for a frightfully fantastic Halloween spook safari at Gulliver’s Valley

Thrill seekers can prepare to be scared at Gulliver’s Valley this Halloween thanks to a frightfully fun ‘Spook Safari’. Mysterious surprises will await at the Rother Valley attraction during half term from 24 October to 1 November, in the form of wicked witches, perilous pirates, terrifying tricks and treats, and all your favourite family rides…

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Gulliver’s Valley launches new sleepover offering

The UK’s newest theme park, Gulliver’s Valley in Rotherham, has unveiled some exciting new sleepover packages for September and October. The multi-million pound resort is offering exclusive Twilight Dinosaur Trail and Unicorn Quest Sleepover stays which will see guests experience a twilight dinosaur or fairy and unicorn trail in the evening, a night of themed…

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Gulliver’s Valley welcomes YooHoo and Friends!

Gulliver’s Valley has joined forces with a global children’s TV series to bring a host of exciting opportunities to the newly opened theme park. ‘YooHoo to the Rescue’, a Netflix Original Series inspired by one of Aurora’s top-selling toy and gift  brands ‘YooHoo’ was created based upon rare or endangered animals and tells the story…

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Clifton Park Museum reopens

Following five months of closure, Clifton Park Museum in Rotherham reopens today, on what would have been the start of the Rotherham Show. New additions include The Museum, The Mansion & The Mine – an exhibition that looks at the stories of: Clifton Park Museum, the historical home of Rotherham’s foremost industrialist Joshua Walker, and…

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Clifton Park continues to be a hit with TripAdvisor reviewers

Clifton Park on the edge of Rotherham town centre has received hundreds of rave reviews on TripAdvisor, so many in fact that it has again been named in the Top 10 Amusement Parks in the United Kingdom, ranked between the likes of Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Alton Towers. The park is one of Rotherham’s top…

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Gulliver’s introduces special sessions for tots

Gulliver’s Valley, the new theme park in Rotherham, has announced it will be trialling some new daily sessions just for younger children. Gully Town Tots, which will initially be introduced as a two-week trial, will give toddlers and pre-school children access to Gully Town, the indoor play areas and the petting farm on Mondays to…

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Storytelling with Grimm & Co at Wentworth Woodhouse

There has been a few stories told surrounding Wentworth Woodhouse over the years, now Rotherham’s awesome apothecary of the magical, Grimm & Co is casting their spell over audiences in the gardens of the stately home. Having first appeared in the Wentworth Woodhouse gardens during the WE Wonder 2019, Grimm & Co’s elves have been…

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Rotherham campsite up for White Rose Awards

Having only opened last year, the new £3.7m caravan site within the popular Rother Valley Country Park (RVCP) in Rotherham, has been shortlisted for a number of industry awards. Six hectares within the Greenbelt site have been used to create an attractive caravan site with 163 pitches which complements the country park and combines with…

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Gulliver’s Valley gets off to a flying start

The brand-new Gulliver’s Valley Theme Park in Rotherham has already welcomed thousands of visitors through its doors as it enjoys its fourth full week of business. Ticket sales for the multi-million pound resort, which opened to the public on Saturday 11 July, have also exceeded expectations with many days already sold out and limited tickets…

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