Recreation in Rotherham looks at the events in town, the leisure opportunities, sports, drinking and dining, parks, woodlands and walking opportunities.
Many people complain that Rotherham is a dead-alive hole with nothing to do. Whatever its faults and I'll concede there are many, Rotherham is actually a place where there is plenty to do if you look for it. Getting together the information to make informed decisions is not always easy and there are still many sections of the community who are not computer-savvy.
According to Trip Advisor there are over 200 places to eat out in the borough so you'll not be stuck for a meal. Although many public houses have closed over the years there are still enough to keep even the hardened drinker happy in most areas.