Concert

Dinnington Brass Band – a Band for Britain

Congratulations to members of the Dinnington Colliery Brass Band for their recent appearance in the BBC’s programme ‘A Band for Britain’.  The Band has produced a CD which is in the top 40 classical album charts and have made several appearances on various television shows such as the Alan Titchmarsh Show where they met up once more with Sue Perkins and the Breakfast show where they were interviewed by Bill Turnbull and Sian Williams. They have secured a £1m deal with a record company and hope to improve rehearsal facilities and train more people. Ann and Robert from Throapham House bed and breakfast near Dinnington wish them every success for the future.

Sheffield Lyceum and Crucible – An Enemy of the People, Fiddler on the Roof ….

Woman in Black, Spike Milligan’s Adolf Hitler: My Part in His Downfall, Sisters, Northern Ballet Theatre performing Emily Bronte’s Wuthering Heights, Rocky Horror Show, the English Touring Opera present Don Pasquale/The Marriage of Figaro/A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Rocky Horror Show and Calendar Girls are some of the highlights of what is appearing during March and April at the Sheffield Lyceum and recently refurbished Crucible theatres.
Also appearing in April for one night prior to the Betfred.com World Snooker Championships are Snooker legends – Jimmy White, Alex Higgins, John Parrott and Cliff Thorburn.
Throapham House is a luxury 5 star gold award b&b near Sheffield Lyceum and the Crucible theatres where you will be assured of a comfortable and memorable stay.

Peter Kay, Leona Lewis, JLS, Rihanna, Michael Buble, Westlife, Lady Gaga, Dancing on Ice Tour, X Factor 2010 Tour and Strictly Come Dancing

These are just some of the fantastic events appearing at the Sheffield Arena in 2010.

If you are attending any one of these events, why not extend your stay and enjoy some of the many places to visit nearby such as York, Chatsworth House, Clumber Park to name a few or perhaps shopping at Meadowhall in Sheffield?

Throapham House is close to junction 31 of the M1 and is approximately 13 miles – 20 minutes by car from the Sheffield Arena. We are situated on the South Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire border making us an ideal location from which to base your visit.

So if you are looking for accommodation near the Sheffield Arena Ann and Robert will make your stay special at Throapham House.

‘Are you havin’ a laugh?’ – Grin up North, the Sheffield Comedy Festival is back for the whole of October

Live comedy from some of the best comedians from around the world in Sheffield during October.

Eddie Izzard, Michael McIntyre, Toby Foster, Jimmy Carr, Alistar McGowan, Julian Clary and Nicholas Parsons to name a few. For a full list of events in the Grin up North Comedy Festival click here.

Throapham House is situated close to junction 31 of the M1 and is approximately 13 miles – 20 minutes by car from Sheffield, making us an ideal location from which to base your visit.

Cliff Richard and The Shadows, Elton John The Red Piano Tour, Eddie Izzard, Green Day, Pink, Fleetwood Mac, Thriller – Live, BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2009, ABBA – The Show, Strictly Come Dancing Live 2010, X Factor Live Tour 2010 at the Sheffield Arena.

These are just some of the fabulous acts appearing at the Sheffield Arena in the forthcoming months.

Throapham House is situated close to junction 31 of the M1 and is approximately 13 miles – 20 minutes by car from the Sheffield Arena making us an ideal location from which to base your visit.

WEEKEND@LAST: Scouting For Girls and The Saturdays to appear at Sandbeck Park, Maltby, Rotherham

Heading the line up at the spectacular 2-day event will be Scouting For Girls and The Saturdays on Friday 10 June while on Saturday 11 June The Music of Queen, A Rock and Symphonic Spectacular will draw to a close what will be South Yorkshire’s most exciting and live outdoor musical event. Throapham House bed and breakfast is one of the nearest accommodation providers being just 7 miles from the Sandbeck estate so book early to avoid disappointment.

For more information on this fantastic 2-day event, visit the WEEKEND@LAST web site.

WEEKEND@LAST is being held in aid of SAFE@LAST, a registered charity working with and on behalf of young people at risk through running away. Find out more about SAFE@LAST.