Women's EURO 2022 and Fan Parties kick off in Rotherham Town Centre this Sunday. Be part of the fun!

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Rotherham is ready to welcome the Women's EURO 2022


With the UEFA Women’s EURO tournament set to kick-off on Sunday in Rotherham, we're looking forward to a festival of football and fun.

The entertainment won't be just confined to the New York Stadium, with Rotherham town centre, Civic Theatre, Clifton Park Museum and scores of other locations getting in on the football festivities.

You are invited to come along to Fan Parties on match days and get involved with live music, walk-around entertainment, football activities and lots more. You're still welcome if you don't have a match ticket although you can secure your match tickets from just £10 for adults and £5 for concessions here.

The fan festival and game dates and times are as follows:

  • Match 1, France v Italy, Sunday 10th July 12pm - 6pm (K/O 8pm)
  • Match 2, France v Belgium, Thursday 14th July 2pm - 6pm (K/O 8pm)
  • Match 3, Iceland v France, Monday 18th July 2pm- 6pm (K/O 8pm)
  • Match 4, Quarter Final, Saturday 23rd July 12pm - 6pm (K/O 8pm)

See the Women's EURO full events guide and fan zone info here

Road closures

As part of the plans there will be road closures in place on the above dates from:

  • 10am to 7pm on Sunday 10th July and Saturday 23rd July
  • 12pm to 7pm on Thursday 14th July and Monday 18th July.

The effected roads are:

  • High Street
  • Church Street
  • Upper Millgate
  • All Saints' Square
  • College Street
  • Howard Street
  • Effingham Street
  • Bridgegate/ New Zealand
  • Market Street (between Corporation Street & Church Street)

There will also be road closures for match traffic on Sunday 10 July and Thursday 14 July between 5.30pm – 6.30pm, and on Monday 18 July Saturday 23 July 5.15pm – 6.30pm on the following roads:

  • Market place and Westgate to Unity Place
  • Corporation Street
  • Moorgate Street
  • Ship Hill
  • The Crofts
  • Domine Lane
  • Don Street
  • Market Street
  • Main Street

No vehicular movement will be permitted during the times specified above.

Walsh's Irish Sports Bar now open


A very warm welcome to Walsh's Irish Sports Bar!

Located on Domine Lane, Walsh's provides a friendly space for customers to eat, drink and socialise while watching the latest televised sports events.

It will also be a fan zone when Rotherham United are playing at home too.

Follow the page here for more details and opening hours.