Great picture! No, it’s not evening in Paris, Milan or London. It’s Barnsley’s new fun fountains outside the town centre musuem (old town hall building)…….
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Barnsley Council released this lovely picture of a young girl enjoying making a splash at the fountains switch on, outside the museum/old town hall building.
A group of Barnsley cricket fans donned cardboard cut-out faces of well-known cricketing personalities – including Dickie Bird and Geoff Boycott – as they enjoyed their time at the Durham Test match between England and Australia on Friday (August 9). The match finished in sensational circumstances on Monday evening, as an inspired spell of fast… Read more »
The Barnsley contingent staging their University of Huddersfield graduation ceremony on Thursday (July 25), heading toward The Civic in the town centre.
Here is the cover for the Coalfields Festival Charity single! A number of local people might be able to spot themselves on it…..!!
Here is the 3rd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment (Duke of Wellington’s), who marched through Barnsley town centre as part of the Freedom Parade.
Barnsley Central MP Dan Jarvis popped into Barnsley hospital – as the NHS celebrated a notable birthday. Dan said: “Today we celebrate the 65th anniversary of the NHS. Yesterday I was at the hospital in Barnsley to thank the staff for their hugely important work; this morning I’m back visiting A&E. Thanks to all those who… Read more »
The Barnsley Athletics Championships at Sheffield’s Don Valley Stadium was very well attended – with some great performances from the competitors. Here is a picture of the award ceremony (courtesy of Team Activ).
Terry Steel, 2012 captain at Wortley Golf Club, is pictured handing over a cheque for £1,770 to Barnsley hospice fundraiser Mandy Ibbotson.
Barnsley MPs John Healey, Michael Dugher and Dan Jarvis at the opening of the town’s new Unite/NUM Community Centre.