Castle iconWhat the Papers Said

This section of the website is devoted to the Press. We have included a selection of press clippings from various Local and National News Papers, they cover just a few of the more recent historical events to have taken place at the Castle.

Below are thumbnail images of each press clipping, just click on the image and a larger version will download to your computer.

Visitor Centre

Everyone has an opinion about our visitor centre, and in 1989 that included the press and some very important persons.

200 Monuments

In 1992 comments made by the then Chairman of English Heritage sparked off a national row that included Conisbrough Castle.

The Roof and Floors Project

From the late nineteen eighties through to the mid-nineties only one thing really concerned those working at Conisbrough Castle.

  • Roof and Floor Project article
  • Castle Facelift article
  • Castle's new Lease of Life article
  • Castle Returns Back to the Future article
  • Castle History Future article
  • Work on New Roof article
  • Giant Balloons article