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.
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.
Ronan Keating, Peter Andre, Jimmy Carr, The Hollies, Lee Mack, Chris Rea, Rory Bremner, Jethro Tull, Frankie Boyle, Lightning Seeds are just a few of the many class acts to appear at the Sheffield City Hall during March and April. For a luxury B & B near Sheffield City Hall see what we have to offer at Throapham House.
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.
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.