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Silverwood Colliery Pop-Up Heritage Centre

The Silverwood Colliery Heritage Group proudly presents The Silverwood Colliery Pop-Up Heritage Centre.

  • Explore the history of Silverwood Colliery
  • Take a trip down memory lane
  • View a unique collection of artifacts and memorabilia

Sunday the 12th September 2021, 11am - 2pm.

Refreshments available for a small fee.

Silverwood Colliery

Silverwood Colliery Project


Silverwood colliery project


For more information, please contact Neil Bingham.

Telephone: 07538484435.



New bus route and timetable for Ravenfield

In these unprecedented times we wanted to keep you updated on any changes to public transport: - details about what’s happening where. - what South Yorkshire Passenger Transport and operators are doing to keep customers and staff safe. - follow Travel South Yorkshire on Twitter – this has more real-time information.

Disruptions to bus services – this lists any disruptions to bus services.

The Travel South Yorkshire Traveline team is available on 01709 515151, between 8am and 6pm seven days week, to answer customer queries.

Please see below details of the new bus route within Ravenfield, which commenced March 2019.

Download the new route timetable.

Read about the public consultation.

HS2 Consultation

The Secretary of State for Transport has announced the launch of two HS2 consultations for the section of the route from Crewe to Manchester and West Midlands to Leeds, which is known as Phase 2b. These consultations are on:

Both consultations closed at 11.45pm on 21 December 2018.

New Art Group for Ravenfield

Where: Ravenfield Parish Hall.

When: second and fourth Tuesdays of every month, from 7-9pm.

Who: Anyone who wants to develop their creative skills. Experts and beginners welcome.

What: any media, drawing, water-colour, oils, pastel, acrylic.

Tuition by local artist Rachel Lewis, president of Rotherham Society of Artists. See some of Rachel Lewis' work.

Cost: £2 a session, payable in advance for each term, payable at the first session of each term.  

To join: please contact Jill Jesson on 01709 851585 or e-mail

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Come and Join Us… Make New Friends

here are many friendly groups in Ravenfield who would love to have new members.

Why not give some a try?

Download the friendship leaflet