Barnsley tourist and travel information

Barnsley tourist and travel information

Barnsley

Barnsley in south Yorkshire sits on the River Dearne. Markets have been held in Barnsley since it was awarded its charter by Henry III in 1249. Barnsley has a great and proud history as a centre of coal mining and related industries, and a strong heritage as a market town. This industrial town has factories producing clothing and metal products. To the South and West of Barnsley the spectacular Pennine landscape is dotted with picturesque villages and a wealth of popular family attractions, including Elsecar Heritage Centre with its Steam Railway and interactive exhibitions.

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Barnsley Travel Information

Travel Information Barnsley in south Yorkshire sits on the River Dearne.

TRAVELLINE at www.traveline.info

bus and coach travel

Coaches Barnsley - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

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Travel by train

Rail Barnsley Barnsley - Travel by train - Barnsley Station, Midland Street, Barnsley, S70 1SE. Customer service 08457000125. CCTV. Ticket office. Waiting rooms. Pay phone. Shops. Toilets. Wheelchair accessible toilets. Whole station step free access. Wheelchairs available. Barnsley station approximately 2 minutes from the town centre.

Northern Rail. Main regions: North West, North East, Yorkshire and Humberside. Tel: 0845 00 00 125. www.northernrail.org

M1 Motorway

Roads Barnsley - Travel by road - Barnsley is about 2 miles east of Junction 37 of the M1 Motorway. The M1 is a north - south motorway which links London to Leeds. Barnsley is about 175 miles from London and 20 miles from Leeds.

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Miles from town Barnsley is 9 miles north of Sheffield & 8 miles south of Wakefield

Barnsley Tourist Information

Sport

Sport Barnsley - Sport - Barnsley Golf Club, Wakefield Road, Staincross, Barnsley, South Yorks, S75 6JZ.Tel: 01226 382856.

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Sport Barnsley - Sport - Barnsley FC, Oakwell, Grove Street, Barnsley, S71 1ET. Tel: 01226 211 211.

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Shopping

Stores Barnsley - Shopping - Marks & Spencer, 7 Queen Street, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 1RL. Tel: 01226 287515. The Mall Alhambra, Cheapside, South Yorkshire, S70 1SB. Tel: 01226-295355.

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Entertainment

Entertainment Barnsley - Entertainment and attractions - Lamproom Theatre, Westgate, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 2DX. Tel : 01226 200075. Metrodome Leisure Complex ,Barnsley Tel: 01226 730060.

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Other information Barnsley - Other information - Kirklees Light Railway, Park Mill Way, Clayton West, Nr Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD8 9XJ. Tel: 01484 865727.

Other information Barnsley - Other information - The Trans Pennine Trail is a route for walkers, cyclists and horse riders which passes through Barnsley. The trail links Southport, on the Irish Sea, with Hornsea on the North Sea coast, a total of 207 miles. www.transpenninetrail.org.uk

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South Yorkshire Map and Attractions

Sheffield is 167 miles from London. It is 39 miles from Stocksbridge to Thorne and 27 miles from Wakefield to Sheffield.

Airports Airport indicated is Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield.

 

Roads Barnsley is about 2 miles east of Junction 37 of the M1 Motorway.

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Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is a station in Barnsley.

Attraction 1 - Conisbrough Castle, Castle Hill, Conisbrough, Doncaster. South Yorkshire. DN12 3BU. conisbroughcastle.org.uk.
Attraction 2 - South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum, c/o Doncaster Aeroventure, Dakota Way, Doncaster Leisure Park, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN4 5ES. Tel: 01302 761616. aeroventure.org.uk.
Attraction 3 - Magna Science Adventure Centre, Sheffield Rd, Rotherham, S60 1DX Tel: 01709 720 002. visitmagna.co.uk.
Attraction 4 - Don Valley Stadium, Sheffield, S9 3TL. Tel: 0114 2233600. donvalleystadium.co.uk.
Attraction 5 - Roche Abbey, Maltby, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S66 8NW. Tel: 01709 812739.

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For hotels accommodation in other areas nearby see Sheffield hotels & Doncaster hotels.

Barnsley - Local Information. Lloyds Pharmacy Barnsley 01226 289620 - Boots The Chemists Barnsley 01226 282616 - Royal Bank Of Scotland Barnsley 01226 298551 - HFC Bank Barnsley 01226 291541 - Agnes Road Post Office Barnsley 01226 203456 - Pogmoor Post Office Barnsley 01226 205919 - Metrodome Leisure Complex Barnsley 01226 730060 - Metropolitan Borough Council Barnsley 01226 770770 - Please use links below for attractions in this area

Telephoning Barnsley from abroad - To dial a number in Barnsley from outside the UK: dial the International Access Code of the country you are calling from - follow that by the Country Code for the country you are calling to (44 for the UK) - dial the local area code omitting the initial ‘0’ e.g. for London 020 becomes 20 - dial the phone number of the person you want to call in Barnsley

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