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Antique cannon on display at Cannon Hall

A pair of antique decorative cannon will be proudly on display at Cannon Hall, the stunning Georgian country house, during the bank holiday weekend. Lovingly restored as part of the Hall’s Cannon! at Cannon event, visitors will have a unique opportunity to inspect the magnificent pieces. Beautifully crafted the cannon are cast with intricate designs of eagles and other detail.

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Happy couple receive guard of honour from the redcoats at Cannon Hall

Bride and groom, Dawn Duerden and Andrew Haigh, will be welcomed in spectacular fashion when they marry at Cannon Hall on Sunday, 1 May. On their arrival to the stunning Georgian country house, they will receive the guard of honour from a number of Wellington’s proud redcoats. The soldiers will be taking part in fierce battles in the Hall’s stunning park and gardens throughout the weekend, as part of a 150 strong Napoleonic re-enactment.

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Tales of romance at Cannon Hall...

Cannon Hall is offering visitors to their Wedding Weekend Spectacular, the chance to win a discounted wedding at the stunning Georgian country house. The event, which takes place on Saturday, 16 and Sunday, 17 April, is a must for all those planning their special day.

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Join in the fun as the Look North fundraiser travels through Barnsley

There are lots of great things planned to take place in Barnsley on Thursday, 10 and Friday, 11 March, to celebrate the arrival of BBC Look North presenters Harry Gration and Paul "The Weatherman" Hudson. The duo will be traveling through the town in their attempt to cross Yorkshire tied together, all in aid of Sports Relief.

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Barnsley will be serving up a smashing summer of ping pong

Ping! the nation’s favourite ping pong festival will be hitting the streets of Barnsley for five fun filled weeks, beginning Saturday, 11 June. Barnsley is one of five new locations chosen to host the spectacular event, along with major cities such as Manchester and Newcastle. In total 21 towns and cities around the UK will see the ping pong extravaganza arrive.

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Unwrapping lots of fun at Barnsley Museums this Christmas

Barnsley Museums will be unwrapping a bursting package of family fun this Christmas. During the holiday season visitors will have a great time at Cannon Hall Museum, park and gardens, Worsbrough Mill, Experience Barnsley, Cooper Gallery and Elsecar Heritage, all operated by Barnsley Council.

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