Enjoy some Festive Family Fun at our Christmas Cracker On Saturday 7th December from 12 Noon till 4pm at Thurnscoe Library Refreshments • Children’s Entertainer • Family Crafts Christmas Lights switch-on at 3.45pm Plus… Meet Father Christmas in his Magical Grotto only £2 per child
Big Local Events
Reach for the stars at our fun packed family space adventure! Saturday 26th October from 11am – 4pm at St Helen’s Church Hall, Thurnscoe Featuring a mobile planetarium, fun science workshops and much more. It’s out of this world! FREE Entry!
Featuring Thurnscoe Harmonic Male Voice Choir Saturday 5th October at 7pm at Houghton Road Centre, Thurnscoe Tickets £8.00, available from Thurnscoe Library or call 07557 740330 Refreshments included. The Thurnscoe Harmonic Male Voice Choir will once again be performing at the Concert for Thurnscoe. The choir started in 1924 and has recently celebrated its 90th […]
Expert help in setting up your own business Have you ever wanted to start your own business? Do you have a hobby you can make money from? If the answer is YES, then now is the time to turn your ideas into a reality! Big Local Thurnscoe has teamed up with LAUNCHPAD to bring a […]
Wild animals have gathered across Thurnscoe as part of Big Local Thurnscoe’s summer sculpture trail. A total of nine sculptures will be on view throughout August at locations including local shops and public spaces. Three large sculptures have been decorated by professional artist Fabric Lenny and will be permanently installed in Thurnscoe’s Flower Park, outside […]
Our first ever pop up Business School will take place between 22-24th January and we are looking for any budding entrepreneurs to get involved! The course is free and strictly limited to 10 places. The programme is still being finalised but if you would like more information, please contact Alison on 07557 740330.
Volunteers from BMBC Business Delivery team based at Gateway Plaza spent a full day volunteering at Thurnscoe Library to support Big Local Thurnscoe ahead of our ‘Christmas Cracker’ event. Tasks included turning a meeting room into Santa’s Grotto, putting up 2 Christmas trees and wrapping up over 200 presents! Volunteers spent the whole day working […]
We have joined forces with BMBC’s Launchpad service to bring a pop up Business School to Thurnscoe in the New Year. This is a brilliant opportunity to get expert advice and support with all aspects of setting up a business from financial planning to marketing – and it’s FREE to Thurnscoe residents! Have you always […]
Our final community event of the year takes place on Saturday 1st December at Thurnscoe Library from 2pm. Santa will be in his grotto (£2) and we will have festive entertainment from Barnsley Met Concert Band and Thurnscoe Harmonic Male Voice Choir. Light refreshments will be available.
On 14th September, Big Local Thurnscoe hosted a ‘Magical Mystery Tour’ for special guests including Matt Leach who is the CEO of Local Trust, the national organisation which oversees the work of all Big Local areas across the country. The tour began with a meet and greet reception at Thurnscoe Library followed by visits to […]